PHR / SHRM-CP Prep Course


This course includes 42 virtual classroom hours, your Prep for Success materials package and a test-taking workshop.

    14 online classes OR  7 in-person classes
  • Prep Materials:
    Book, Flashcards, Online Practice Test Portal
    (add online books & audio for $80)
  • 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!


Wednesdays (virtual)
14 classes
Feb 8, 15, 22 / Mar 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 / Apr 5, 12, 19, 26 / May 3, 10

6:00 – 9:00 PM MST

Saturdays (in-person)
7 classes (alternating Sat):

Feb 11, 25 / Mar 11, 25 / Apr 8, 22 / May 6

9:00 am to 4:00 pm
with 15-min AM break and 45-min lunch break

Discount Codes:
view available specials

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 $80.

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


Wednesdays: Virtually through Zoom
(info shared prior to first class)

Saturdays: In-Person Boulder/Broomfield area

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 

meet the team »

Additional information


Feb 8 – Online – Wednesdays – 14 weeks ($1,995), Feb 11 – In-Person – Alternating Saturdays – 7 weeks ($2,195)


print materials, print materials + online books & audio (+$95)