SHRM Essentials of HR Management

Program Courses

To earn the SHRM Essentials of HR Management certificate, students must complete one course: SHRM 201-0 Essentials of HR Management.

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Professional Development Programs

Society for Human Resources Management
SHRM 201-0 Essentials of HR Management *Core Course

The SHRM HR Essentials of HR Management class is 18 hours. By covering a breadth of practical HR topics, the SHRM Essentials of HR Management provides the knowledge to perform daily tasks. Through this course you will also:

  • Review key pieces of federal legislation on sexual harassment, age discrimination and the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA).
  • Gain insights into employee recruitment and selection while avoiding legal pitfalls.
  • Enhance your skills related to total compensation systems, pay increases and incentives, and employee benefits.
  • Increase your knowledge of employee orientation, onboarding, professional development and training.


Additional Information:

This course is offered during the Fall and Spring quarters.


Tuition:
$595

Spring 2017 Sec #43


Course Materials:

Course materials are included in the cost of tuition and will be provided in class.


Please note: If you register after 12:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 19, 2017 you will not receive your course materials the first day of class. Our office will contact you when your materials come in for you to pick them up.

Start/End Dates Course Sync Time Building
04/25/17 - 05/30/17 Tu 6 – 9 p.m. Wieboldt Hall, 339 E Chicago Avenue Room 714
Instructor Course Format Status CAESAR Course ID
Chicago Campus Closed 37970
SHRM 301-0 SHRM Certified Professional *Core Course

This is an exciting and pivotal time in the HR profession. Now, more than ever, HR teams are required to assume a greater leadership role, contributing to the strategic direction of their organization.

The SHRM Learning System for SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP includes five modules covering the comprehensive SHRM BoCK so you'll learn everything you need for the SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP exam.

This class is the same for students in interested in either the SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP. The difference is based on your experience and which test you take, as determined by SHRM rules. See the Eligibility Requirements Matrix on our SHRM webpage. Northwestern University does not administer the test or make the eligibility determination.


Additional Information:

This course is offered during the Fall and Spring quarters.


Tuition:
$995

Spring 2017 Sec #47


Schedule Notes:

There will be NO CLASS on Saturday, April 15.


Course Materials:

Course materials are included in the cost of tuition and will be provided in class.

Please note: If you register after 12:00 p.m. on Monday, April 3, 2017 you will not receive your course materials the first day of class. Our office will contact you when your materials come in for you to pick them up.

Start/End Dates Course Sync Time Building
04/08/17 - 05/20/17 Sa 8 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Wieboldt Hall, 339 E Chicago Avenue Room 517
Instructor Course Format Status CAESAR Course ID
Chicago Campus Closed 37971