PHR / SHRM-CP Preparation

How to Prepare for SHRM-CP or PHR Certification Exams 

The PHR and SHRM-CP exams are notoriously difficult. It helps to prepare by using a variety of materials to study and understand the body of knowledge. Fortunately, we have a range of options from full prep courses to self-study materials that can help you no matter your learning style, budget or timeframe.

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PHR / CP PREP COURSES

Instructor-Led Classes

Consider taking an instructor led-class for dynamic interaction where you can build a relationship with your instructor and your peers. Classes are offered in person in Denver (when safe) and online for access from anywhere.

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COMPREHENSIVE COURSE
MOST THOROUGH | 14 sessions | $1,995

If you have time, this is the most comprehensive way to prepare for the PHR or CP exam. Courses include all your prep materials, practice tests and access to SPHR-certified instructors that can guide you to success.

Learn more & see dates for the PHR / SHRM-CP course »

ACCELERATED COURSE
GREAT VALUE | 5 sessions | $895

If you’re in a bit of a time crunch, this accelerated course is built to boost your confidence and give you the tools you need to pass the exam in just a few weeks.

Learn more about the accelerated PHR / SHRM-CP course »

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WORKSHOPS

Short, Instructor-Led Intensives

Workshops are great as a supplement if you’re self-studying. With access to SPHR-certified instructors, you gain the insight and reinforcement you need in a short amount of time.

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quick knowledge boosters

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TEST-TAKING STRATEGIES
1 session | $195

This workshop will help you become a better test taker with our proprietary test-taking methodology, HRPowerPassTM. This methodology has helped thousands of students pass their HR exam and give you the confidence to tackle the most common question types on any exam.

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KEY EXAM TOPICS
4 sessions | $795

This workshop covers key topics you’ll see on the PHR & SHRM-CP exams. We’ll do an intensive review of the most challenging topics so you’ll feel more confident about the subject matter. This is great as a refresher or as a supplement to self-study.

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COMBINE THESE TWO WORKSHOPS AND SAVE
Take the accelerated PHR / SHRM-CP prep course. We cover the same material and you’ll save $95!

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SELF STUDY

A la carte study materials

Get all the materials and tools you need to study on your own. From study guides, presentation decks to mobile tools and flash cards, you can find it all in our store.

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TUTORING

1 on 1 coaching

If you’re looking for clarification on a specific topic or coaching to help with confidence on test day, our SPHR-certified staff can help provide clarity and a sense of calm.

HR Certification Exam Bundles

EXAM BUNDLES

PHR application & exam vouchers

Get discounted exam bundles. Whether you’re an HRCPP student or not, purchase your exam bundle here and save!

(we only offer bundles for HRCI exams)

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