Human Resources Courses
Now is the time to develop your HR competencies and skills.
Whether you are ready to pursue certification or looking to advance your foundational HR knowledge, we have the programs to meet your needs.
Midland College is proud to be one of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) exclusive premiere University partners to offer both the SHRM Essentials of Human Resources and the SHRM Exam Prep Course for those seeking to take the SHRM Certification Exams.
These fully online courses are designed to accommodate busy professionals seeking to educate themselves about HR on their own schedules, at times convenient for them. Courses consist of expert instruction from an HR Attorney and SHRM-SCP® certified instructor utilizing videos, webinars and SHRM Learning System® materials.
All you need to take either course is a computer, internet access and the desire to learn!
Which course is right for you?
SHRM Essentials of Human Resources - Whether you are new to HR, or its one of the many roles you fulfill at your company, this course covers the key aspects of HR that you need to know. Gain foundational knowledge and tools you can immediately put to use in your organization.
Designed as a thorough introduction to HR basics, the SHRM Essentials of Human Resources course provides a solid foundation in human resource management and is effective training across multiple job responsibilities and career paths.
The course is best suited for:
- New and junior HR practitioners who need to increase their knowledge base
- Small business owners or office managers who perform the HR function for their company
- Business managers who want to learn basic HR best practices to avoid costly litigation
- New or experienced managers interested in learning more about employee management skills
- Representatives selling or supporting HR systems and services
- International HR personnel wishing to increase their knowledge of U.S. HR practices
- Job seekers who are investigating HR as a new career option or want to enhance their resume with HR skills
SHRM - CP/SCP Exam Prep Course - Define yourself as an HR leader with SHRM certification. Earn and prove your knowledge, competency and value to colleagues and to employers looking for a competitive edge in today’s global economy.
Designed for examination preparation for the SHRM certification exams, a professional distinction of SHRM Certified Professional (SHRM-CP®) or SHRM-Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP®) is global recognition of HR expertise and leadership.
The Midland College Exam prep course provides an interactive, online study tool and learning modules that reflect current HR content to prepare you for the SHRM-CP® or SHRM-SCP® certification exam.
The course is best suited for mid-level to senior level experienced HR practitioners seeking the highest level of knowledge and skills in HR through certification by the national organization.
As an official SHRM Education Partner, we are able to build our course on the SHRM Learning System, giving you access to the most comprehensive, effective and up-to-date exam preparation tools available. The 2017 SHRM Learning System delivers:
- EFFECTIVE AND PROVEN RESULTS. Candidates who use the SHRM Learning System consistently beat the average exam pass rate.
- ONE SOURCE FOR KNOWLEDGE AND APPLICATION. All the study tools you need to understand, apply and engage with behavioral competencies and HR knowledge.
- CURRENT AND RELEVANT CONTENT. The SHRM Learning System has been updated to align with the 2017 SHRM BoCK, the defined standard for knowledge and competencies required of HR professionals around the world.
- CONVENIENT 24/7 ONLINE ACCESS to your study tools from any mobile device, tablet, or computer.
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