Recertification

The SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP certification is valid for three years.  

  • Recertification period begins the date that the candidate takes and passes the exam. It ends on the last day of a credential holder’s birth month, at least 3 years from the date that the candidate becomes certified.

  • Number of credits needed: 60PDCs (Professional Development Credits).

We offer the following opportunities to obtain recertification credits.

SHRM Refresher Class

If you became SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP through the ‘Pathway’ program, and want to stay current into the current body of knowledge, you can obtain PDCs by attending the regular SHRM prep. class.  

You can earn up to 36 PDCs when attending the SHRM certification prep. Class.

Please email institutepeopleperformance@sjsu.edu for details.

Seminars and Workshops

We have seminars and workshops in HR Analytics, Negotiation Skills, and Diversity that will give you PDCs for recertification.

-   Details coming soon –