Human Resources Training

Our human resources training programs are developed by the nationally recognized Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM). Students are guided through the material via online assignments or in-class sessions by trained HR experts chosen by Saginaw Valley State University--explore these programs by selecting any of the tabs below!

Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM) Learning System

Establish yourself as a globally-recognized human resource expert by earning the new standard in HR certification: SHRM Certified Professional (SHRM-CP™) and SHRM Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP™). These professional certifications can open doors for professional advancement, serve to harmonize standards with changing expectations and signal to employers advanced professional development. They reflect what HR practitioners need to know to be leaders in their organizations and in the profession. 

More Information on the SHRM Organization & SHRM Exam: SHRM Website

Online - Virtual Hybrid Course Registration

In Session--Registration Currently Closed

In Person Course Registration

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What?

A 10-week program offering the highest quality of experience and knowledge in the world of HR. Register for the In Person Course, paced by in-class lectures, or register for the Online Course, taught via online assignments and discussions guided by an experienced HR professional. The SHRM Learning System through SVSU will prepare you for the nationally recognized SHRM certification exam.

 

General Information

In Person class is once a week for 10 weeks. 

Start Date: September 9, 2021
Last Day: November 18, 2021
Day of the Week: Thursday, unless otherwise noted
Time: 5:00 pm to 8:00
Location: SVSU Riverfront Location - 200 S. Washington, Saginaw, MI 48607

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2 Thursday 9/16/21
3 Thursday 9/23/21
4 Thursday 9/30/21
5 Thursday 10/7/21
6 Thursday 10/14/21
7 Thursday 10/21/21
8 Thursday 10/28/21
9 Wednesday 11/10/21
10 Thursday 11/18/21

 

Online - Virtual Hybrid class is through SVSU's Canvas and Zoom for 16 weeks.

Class is In-Session--Registration is closed at this time

Our instructor connects with students via Zoom
Start Date: Feb 1, 2021
Last Day: May 30, 2021
Day of the Week: Zoom meetings are usually on Wed evening
Time: Zoom meeting usually starts at 7 pm and goes for about an hour

 

How?

Choose between the In-Class Course or the Online Course!

In Person Course:

Prefer the traditional classroom setting? The In Person Course is perfect for you! Meet weekly for a 3-hour lecture to cover the material. Engage in discussions, learn actively, and ask questions directly for clarification on course material.

Your Instructor: Shannon Robinson!

Shannon Robinson is a graduate of the University of Michigan with a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration. Since graduation, Shannon has worked in human resources for over 16 years. She specializes in contact centers, customer service, and healthcare. Shannon earned her PHR in 2012 and currently holds her SHRM-CP. She is very passionate about her human resources career and is equally passionate about training and developing others.

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Online - Virtual Hybrid Course:

Busy schedule? The Online Course is the choice for you! Learn all the same information without the hassle of commuting. Course material can be accessed via our SVSU Canvas site anywhere you have internet access! Your program teacher will be available via email for questions, help, and feedback on the course material, as well as periodic reminders and "check-ins" on course progress.

**New for the online course is our Zoom meetings. These meetings are to help you succeed in learning the material and further prepare for the SHRM CP or SCP exam. These meetings will normally take place during the evening for about an hour. Our Zoom meetings are scheduled one a week or every two weeks. It is tied into where the module falls and does fluxuate. A schedule will be sent out to participants after the course begins. 

 

Who Should Attend?

The Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM) Learning System is an appropriate training program for persons in an array of human resources roles, including:

  • Leadership & Navigation
  • Talent Acquisition & Retention
  • Employee Evaluations
  • Employee Relations
  • Employment Law & Regulations (U.S. Only)
  • Organizational Effectiveness & Development
  • Diversity & Inclusion
  • Business & HR Strategy
  • Relationship Management
  • Employee Learning and Development
 

Program Cost

The total cost for the course is $1395.00.

Discounts available for SHRM members--call 989-964-4048 for more information

Student Loan Option with Sallie Mae

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Benefits

The SHRM Learning system through SVSU will provide you with extensive knowledge and experience in the HR field, through convenient learning means. Learn from HR experts, with years of experience in the field. Participants who pass the SVSU certification will have the knowledge to take and pass the SHRM SCP exam--a nationally recognized HR certification.

 

Cancellation and Refund Policy

SHRM Learning System Course – In Person & Online - Virtual Hybrid Cancellation Policy

Notice received within 14 days or more from the start of the course may transfer to the next scheduled SHRM course or receive a refund less a $150 cancellation fee and the cost of shipping to return the books to the vendor.  Less than a 14-day notice may transfer to the next scheduled SHRM course but are not eligible for a refund.

All transfers into future courses are accepted with an ~9% transfer fee calculated from the original registration costs. Transfers are also subjected to the availability of spot in the future course.

 

Online - Virtual Hybrid Course Registration

In Session--Registration Currently Closed

In Person Course Registration

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SHRM Essentials of HR Management Online Training Course

Time-efficient and comprehensive: One training program covers vital human resource topics in less than 20 training hours. Focused learning and professional development: Condensed format, online study tools, and instructor guidance help you stay on track. Peer and instructor interaction: Network and gain real-world insights while learning the content. Cost-effective: All you need to learn about the basics of HR in one training source, with corporate discounts for group training. Proven training the leading HR association: SHRM is the world's largest association devoted to HR management. SHRM educational programs are developed according to the highest quality standards and are regularly updated to reflect changes in legislation and HR policies.

More Information on the SHRM Organization & SHRM Exam: SHRM Website

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What?

A 6-week online program providing comprehensive education and experience at a practical pace. SHRM is the world’s largest association devoted to HR management. SHRM educational programs are developed according to the highest quality standards and are regularly updated to reflect changes in legislation and HR policies.

Where?

Online--Students can complete modules via our SVSU Canvas site anywhere they have internet access.

How?

6 Online Modules introducing key material at a weekly pace.

Once the class start date is reached, the first of the 6 modules will open and you will have 1 week to complete it until it is closed and the next weekly module is opened. After 6 weeks, the last of the 6 weekly modules will close, and you will complete a final exam. Total time to complete is generally between 12-15 hours--you may complete the modules at your own pace within the one week window. 

When?

Class start date is TBD 

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Program Cost

The total cost for the course is $600.00.

Discounts available for groups of 2 or more and for SHRM Members--Email opd@svsu.edu for more information

Student Loan Option with Sallie Mae

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Who Should Attend?

  • Entry-level HR professionals who are exploring HR as a career field
  • Professionals who perform HR tasks as part of their daily role
  • Line managers who have HR responsibilities
  • HR professionals, such as staffing specialists, whose experience has been in a single functional area
  • Corporations requiring contract training
  • Subordinates or line managers
 

Benefits

  • Focused learning and professional development: Condensed format, online study tools, and instructor guidance help you stay on track.
  • Peer and instructor interaction: Network and gain real-world insights into HR while learning the content.
  • Cost-effective: All you need to learn about the basics of HR in one training source, with corporate discounts for group training.
  • Proven training from the leading HR association: SHRM educational programs are developed according to the highest quality standards and are regularly updated to reflect changes in legislation and HR policies.
 

Cancellation and Refund Policy

Cancellation Policy: Within 24 hours of registration and you have not logged in to program yet, you may receive a refund less a $30 cancellation fee and if the books are un-opened the cost of shipping to return the unopened books to the vendor.  If books are opened, your refund will be reduced for the cost of books at $215, in addition to the cancellation fee.  Once you are given access and you have signed in, you are not eligible for a refund. A one time transfer to another date is permitted.

  • All transfers into future courses are accepted with an ~9% transfer fee calculated from the original registration costs. Transfers are also subjected to the availability of spot in the future course.
 

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CONTACT US.






SVSU's Professional Development
Curtiss Hall C201, 7400 Bay Road, University Center, MI 48710
opd@svsu.edu
(989) 964-4048