Professional Development

SHRM Essentials of Human Resources

SHRM® Essentials is an introductory course, offering a comprehensive overview of human resource roles and responsibilities. It covers a wide range of introductory HR topics in a condensed, straightforward format.  Up-to-date, easy-to-understand content ensures that you master HR concepts and apply them to everyday situations and issues.

Course Structure
This course is split into 2-day sessions and it is offered on an open enrollment basis, with no application required!

Who Should Attend?
SHRM® Essentials is ideal for those who:

What You Will Learn
The course addresses key human resource management subjects in a user-friendly format designed to give an effective learning experience.
After completion of the course, you will:


What You Will Earn
To successfully complete the program, participants must meet the attendance requirement and pass an exam.
Upon successfully completing this program, you will earn continuing education contact hours/CEUs and a letter of completion, which may apply for professional development credit.

Cost of Attendance
$525 (includes course material)

USF Alumni, USF Faculty & Staff, USF Faculty & Staff Family Members and USF Students are eligible to receive 10 percent discount on Continuing Education courses. How to Receive the Discount.

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For more Information, including Corporate Training
Contact: CE-Inquiries@usf.edu 

SHRM® and SHRM Essentials® are registered trademarks of the Society for Human Resource Management.