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SHRM - CP/SCP Certificate Program

The instructor-led learning option is ideal for those who prefer a structured environment with a live, SHRM-certified instructor. Classroom, virtual or hybrid options are offered throughout the year and each option includes the SHRM Learning System, the official SHRM cert prep tool. 

A Course Designed for Your Success

Finding the time to focus on career training can be tough when you’re managing a busy work day and responsibilities at home. Stay on track to earn your certification with a structured learning experience and support.

Increase your chances of passing your exam by attending our upcoming certification prep course. An expert, SHRM-certified instructor will be on hand to answer your questions, guide you through interactive discussions, review sample test questions and provide exclusive test-taking tips.

The curriculum is based on the SHRM Body of Applied Skills and Knowledge (SHRM BASK), reinforced by the SHRM Learning System, and delivered in an interactive learning environment.

USC's SHRM Certification Preparation Course will broaden and update your knowledge and skills while delivering everything you need to pass the SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP exam, all in an interactive environment.

  • Learn from a certified instructor who provides expertise, insights and one-on-one guidance.
  • Acquire the knowledge and understand the behavioral competencies you need to prepare to pass the exam.
  • Network, share experiences, and discuss best practices with a diverse group of HR professionals.
  • Stay on track to earn your certification with a structured learning experience. 

With our course, you'll receive the SHRM Learning System, which provides interactive tools and a roadmap for your studies. You'll learn to apply HR knowledge and competencies to real-life situations and maximize exam readiness with practice questions, including 160 questions previously used on real SHRM Certification exams. 



Registration and Fees

Dates / SessionsTimesFees
SHRM Certificate Courses-Online
10/02/2023 – 11/08/2023

Monday & Wednesday
12 Sessions

Register Online or Register By Mail

Notes: Online instructions will be emailed approximately one week before the course starts.
6:00 PM – 9:00 PM$1600.00


Registration and Payment Notes

If you plan to pay by check or purchase order, select "register by mail." Complete the form and return a printout with payment to: USC Continuing Education and Conferences, Close/Hipp Building at 1705 College Street, Suite 591, Columbia, SC 29208. Your seat is not guaranteed until payment is received.

We accept online payment via electronic check, VISA, MasterCard, Discover and American Express through MarketPlace, a secure electronic environment that simplifies business transactions with the university. Follow the MarketPlace prompts to complete payment. Your transaction is only complete when you receive an order number, which is your receipt of payment. Your seat is not guaranteed until payment is received and you receive an order number.

Once you have paid and are enrolled, you'll be emailed location and parking information for face-to-face programs or online instructions about one week before the program begins.

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