Walsh offers SHRM Essentials® of Human Resources

The SHRM Essentials® of Human Resources is an introductory course offering a complete overview of human resource roles and responsibilities. If you are just starting out in the profession, or are looking for an effective way to boost you employee management skills, this is the program for you!

The SHRM Essentials® of Human Resources provides participants with knowledge and skills that can be used immediately. The course addresses six key human resource subjects in a user-friendly format designed to give an effective learning experience.

Module 1: Human Resources
Module 2: Talent Acquisition
Module 3: Total Rewards
Module 4: Learning and Development
Module 5: Performance Management
Module 6: Employment Law

Course investment includes: Class time, reference book, and access to online interactive software.

2018 dates to be announced.  Join the email list to receive notification of course dates and registration availability.​

Where: Walsh College Troy Campus
When: 2019 dates to be announced
Time: 6-8:30 p.m. once a week
Course Investment:   $750
Instructor(s):  Holly Barber, PHR,CP and Michelle Zackay, PHR, CP


Course Benefits

Reduce risk of potential high-cost litigation
Consistent understanding of the HR function
Ensure HR compliance
Understanding of HR terms
Overview of employment law
Selecting qualified employees
Understanding of compensation, orientation and training
Review of the performance management process
The SHRM Essentials of HR course provides a great foundation for the SHRM Certification program.

Who Should Enroll?

New and junior HR practitioners who need to increase their knowledge base
Small business owners or office managers who perform the HR function for their company
Business managers who want to learn basic HR best practices to avoid costly litigation
New or experienced managers interested in learning more about employee management skills.
Representatives selling or supporting HR systems and services.
International HR personnel wishing to increase their knowledge of U.S. HR practices.
Job seekers who are investigating HR as a new career option or want to have HR as a skill for future positions

Join the email list to the right to receive notification of course dates and registration availability.

Ready to get SHRM certified?

Earning your SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP credential makes you a recognized expert and leader in the HR field—and a valuable asset to your organization, keeping you and your organization more competitive in today's economy.
Learn more about Walsh College's SHRM CP and SCP Exam Prep Course.

Registration Details

Online: Walsh accepts Visa, MasterCard and Discover.  Click here to register

Fax: Download, print and complete this form (Professional Development registration), and fax to 248-823-1045. A Walsh representative will call you to get credit card information.

Mail: Download, print and complete this form (Professional Development registration) and mail with payment to: Walsh College, P.O. Box 7005, Troy, MI 48007, Attn: Professional Development  

Cancellation policy:  Student must officially withdraw from the program in writing. Full refund up until 7 days before the start of class. No refund if student withdraws within 7 days of the start of class. Email crush@walshcollege.edu for official withdrawal form.

Program Requirements: There are no admission requirements to take this program.