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SHRM Certification Exam Preparation

Course number : 1040025   ID : 19007    Section Number : 31E
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This is a FastForward Program: FastForward programs are short-term training courses for industry credentials in high-demand jobs. Eligible Virginia residents may pay only one-third (1/3) of the full tuition cost. To qualify, you must meet the Virginia domicile requirements. Virginia "domicile" means you have lived in Virginia and intended to stay here indefinitely for at least one year before the date of application. A domicile determination form will be part of your registration process. Additional financial assistance is available to offset some or all of the FastForward tuition costs. Complete this short survey to see if you qualify for financial assistance. Learn more about FastForward
Course and Certification Exam Prerequisites: 
Sitting for the industry certification exam is an expectation for FastForward programs. Therefore, you must meet SHRM eligibility criteria for the exam before registering for this course. SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP exam eligibility requirements can be found at:

Candidates for the SHRM-CP certification are not required to hold an HR title and do not need a degree or previous HR experience to apply; however, a basic working knowledge of HR practices and principles or a degree from an aligned program are recommended.
Course Description:
Learn@Home: Instructor-led, Live via Zoom and CANVAS
The SHRM Certification Exam Prep is an instructor-led, interactive, comprehensive, and effective course. Offered in partnership with the Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM), the curriculum is designed by global subject matter experts and covers the entire SHRM BASK™. The course features a personalized path toward success with access to assessments, practice questions, learning modules, quick-start videos, study flashcards, post-tests, and an online resource center.  This course includes 36 hours of instruction, the SHRM Learning System (print and online materials), and the SHRM Exam Fee. 

In Partnership with SHRM
What is Expected:
You must attend 70% of all scheduled class hours, in addition to completing any other requirements set by the instructor. You must apply with SHRM by the standard application deadline and sit for the SHRM Exam within the next SHRM Testing Window

Important: The SHRM application deadline is Nov 9, 2023.  You must apply with SHRM by this date.  You are expected to sit for the exam in the 2023 Second Test Window:  Dec 1, 2023 - Feb 15, 2024.  The included exam voucher is valid for this testing window only.   
Included with tuition:  
The course, SHRM Learning System, and industry certification exam voucher for SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP. Note: The SHRM Learning System ($605) online access is assigned to students on or by the first day of class and is non-refundable once assigned.
No discounts or promotions can be applied to this course.

Class Details

12 Session(s)
Weekly - Sat

NOVA Workforce Online Class

Deaundra Francis 

CEUs : 3.6



Please read:  Learn@Home: Instructor-led, Live via Zoom and CANVAS - Class meets in real-time via Zoom on the days and times listed on the class schedule. Your instructor will facilitate live online lectures and discussions. Reliable internet access and a Zoom-capable device are required. See Zoom Class Requirements for more details.

This class also requires the use of your myNOVA account and the CANVAS online classroom. Please follow these instructions on how to activate your myNOVA account before the first day of class: How to access myNOVA and Canvas

Important: I am enrolling in this class as part of the New Economy Workforce Credential Grant Program (WCG). As a condition to receiving a grant, I agree to the following terms and conditions as specified on this site: WCG Release Form.



Schedule Information

Skip dates: (No class on 09/02/2023)

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s) Instructional Method
7/15/2023 - 10/7/2023 Weekly - Sat 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM VIRTUAL-ONLINE, NOVA Workforce Online Class  Map, Room: Online Deaundra Francis  Lecture

Other Class Offerings

SHRM Certification Exam Preparation
ID: 18611

03/07/23 - 06/06/23
Weekly - Tue
12 sessions.

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