PHR / SHRM-CP Prep Course


Prices increase in 2024. Register by December 31 to get 2023 pricing!

Updated for 2024, this course includes 39 virtual classroom hours, your Prep for Success materials package and a test-taking workshop.

    13 online classes OR  self-paced study
  • Prep Materials:
    Book, Flashcards, Online Practice Test Portal
    (add online books & audio for $100)
  • HR Cert Prep Pros Prep Materials:
    Slides, Handouts, Practice Quizzes, Pocket Prep App for PHR or SHRM-CP
  • Test-Taking Workshop:
    Get insider tips on taking the PHR exam with “Take Charge. Tackle That Test!” A workshop that features HRPowerPass® — our proprietary test-taking methodology.
  • Optional Exam Voucher:
    Add this course to your cart and then be sure to get your HRCI exam voucher as well. You’ll save $20 off the standard rate!

GUARANTEE:  if you take this course and don't pass your exam, you may attend a comparable prep course free of charge within 12 months of taking your exam. You must complete all requirements of the course to be eligible. 

Tuesdays (virtual)
January 30  – April 30
13 classes
6:00 – 9:00 PM MST
no class spring break, 3/19

Saturdays (virtual)
February 3  – May 4
13 classes
8:30 – 11:30 AM MST
no class spring break, 3/23

Self-Paced Option
If at all possible, we encourage all our students to attend live classes. However, if you prefer to study at your own pace OR can’t make evenings work, this might be a good option.

Discount Codes:
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HRCI’s Professional in Human Resources (PHR) certification is an ideal way to establish your operational HR knowledge and expertise. The PHR certification is for HR professionals with experience planning and implementing HR programs and policies. We help you prepare and pass either exam based on your current level of HR experience.

In this course, we incorporate study tips, test-taking strategies, practice questions, in-class exercises, discussions, and exam-specific final assessments developed exclusively by HR Cert Prep Pros to supplement your HRCP study materials.

Eligibility: Please review the eligibility requirements for each HRCI certification to ensure you are registering for the course that is the best fit for your expertise, experience, and career aspirations. If you have any questions as to which exam may be best for you, please contact us at for assistance.

Required Materials: All students need the PHR Prep for Success material package during the course. These materials come with your course registration and include: [1] HRCP’s printed materials, flashcards, and online practice test portal, [2] HR Cert Prep Pros’ exclusive slide decks and handouts, and [3] the premium version of the PocketPrep PHR app. You can upgrade to the online books and audio for $100.

Optional Exam Bundle: You can also purchase a discounted HRCI exam bundle from HR Cert Prep Pros. The bundle include a PHR application and exam voucher and HRCI’s online practice tests. View the discounted PHR exam bundle


Virtually through Zoom
(info shared prior to first class)

Who Should Take This Course:
HR professionals:

  • with experience planning and implementing HR programs and policies
  • seeking to expand operational HR knowledge
  • wanting to establish credibility and leadership in their HR role


  • Debi Chernak, SPHR, SPHRi, GPHR, PHRca, SHRM-SCP, M.Ed
  • Carin Owen, SPHR, MS 

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Additional information


January 30 – Tuesdays, 6-9 pm – 13 weeks ($1,995), February 3 – Saturdays, 8:30-11:30 am – 13 weeks ($1,995), Self-Paced ($1,795)


print materials, print materials + online books & audio (+$100)