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Raise the bar in your career and get SHRM Certified

Spring is near and that means the Spring SHRM Certification Study Group will start up. Are you ready to prepare for your SHRM certification?

Beginning in March, CiHRG will offer a local study group to prepare for the SHRM certification exam. The group will meet via Zoom on Wednesdays from 6-8 pm for 15 weeks. You will benefit from the topic review, practical application discussions and sample question reviews. Plus, you benefit from the networking and the built-in camaraderie.

2024 Testing Windows The SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP exams are offered during two windows each year. When applying for the exam, you must apply during the application period that coincides with your testing window. Applications must be received by the standard deadline for each window.

First Test Window: May 1 - July 15, 2024

  • Applications Accepted: January 3, 2024
  • Early Bird Deadline: March 17, 2024
  • Standard Deadline: April 19, 2024

Second Test Window: Dec. 1, 2024 - Feb. 15, 2025

  • Applications Accepted: June 3, 2024
  • Early Bird Deadline: September 11, 2024
  • Standard Deadline: November 9, 2024

Exam application deadlines close at 11:59 PM, ET.

Discounted Study Materials You can purchase discounted study materials from the chapter for $575. Information is available on the CIHRG website. You will receive the study materials as well as online content at a great savings!

If you are interested in pursuing your certification, email Laura Czys at czysle@gmail.com for more information. The knowledge and confidence that accompanies an industry-recognized professional certification awaits you!

Take the Lead. Become SHRM-Certified  Earn the SHRM Certified Professional (SHRM-CP®) or SHRM Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP®) and prove your knowledge, competency and value to colleagues and to employers looking for a competitive edge in today's global economy.

Study Group Tools: SHRM Learning System This study group is based on the SHRM Learning System, a comprehensive exam preparation tool that combines online learning modules and interactive study tools based on the SHRM BASK® (SHRM Body of Applied Skills and Knowledge®) to help understand and apply behavioral competencies & HR knowledge.

Whether you are a SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP candidate or a manager seeking training for your staff, our study group can help you accomplish your certification and professional development goals.

Email Laura Czys, czysle@gmail.com for more information and to sign up to participate.

SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP Certification Preparation

Online SHRM Certification Training

PO Box 7291, Champaign, IL. 61826-7291



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