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SHRM Essentials® of Human Resources

Quick Course Facts

Course Description

If you're new to human resources (HR), if you're a small business owner, or if HR is one of your many responsibilities, the newly updated SHRM Essentials® of Human Resources  course is for you!

We cover a range of HR issues in a condensed, easy-to-understand format. You’ll gain practical skills to handle relevant HR challenges, so you can help your company avoid potentially costly lawsuits.

Topics include:

  • HR management
  • Employment law
  • Recruitment and selection
  • Compensation and benefits
  • Performance management

Tuition includes a printed workbook and 18-month access to SHRM Online Learning Resource Center. 

Most companies pay for this course through tuition assistance or professional budgets. Ask your employer if you qualify.

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Northwest Campus

Erma C. Johnson Hadley Northwest Center of Excellence for Aviation, Transportation and Logistics (CEATL)

Northwest Alliance Workforce Programs

In partnership with Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM)SHRM Recertification Provider 2019

Updated February 14, 2020