As you may know, the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) and The Chartered Professionals in Human Resources of Canada (CPHR Canada), have an agreement to mutually recognize each organizations' certification programs. Chartered members of CPHR Alberta now have the opportunity to earn the SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP credential through the completion of SHRM's Certification Pathway. This is a time limited benefit for our members that have earned their CPHR designation.
The SHRM Certification Pathway is a series of steps eligible participants complete to obtain a SHRM credential. The core of the process is an online tutorial that provides an overview of the SHRM Competency Model and explores how the competency model supports your professional development.
The SHRM Certification Pathway will be offered to current CPHR credential holders who:
Are in good standing
Complete the SHRM Certification Pathway Tutorial
Applicants who complete the above process and have a minimum of 3 years of professional HR experience, will receive the SHRM-CP credential.
Applicants who complete the above process and have a minimum of 6 years of HR experience will receive the SHRM-SCP credential.