SHRM Certification

HRACO's SHRM Certification Review Course

Since 2015, HRACO has been a trusted provider of SHRM certification review courses.

Our face-to-face instructor-led classes, backed by the renowned SHRM learning system, consistently yield one of the highest pass rates nationwide you’ll have all the necessary tools at your disposal to excel in your SHRM certification journey. 

HRACO’s SHRM certification review course offers 32 hours of face-to-face lectures, delivered over 8 weeks. Led by certified HR professionals with extensive expertise in their respective topics, our 4-hour classes offer in-depth coverage and foster insightful discussions.

By choosing HRACO, you’re making an investment in your professional growth and unlocking a wealth of opportunities in the HR field.

Take the next step toward realizing your SHRM certification goals.

Sign up for HRACO’s SHRM certification review course and become part of the thriving network of accomplished HR professionals who have thrived through our program.

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HRACO’s SHRM Certification Course FAQ:

HRACO offers two Certification Review Courses each year in the Spring and Fall.
Our Fall 2023 class is scheduled to commence on September 18 and run until November 13. Classes will be held on Monday evenings from 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM.
Don’t miss out on this opportunity! Enroll in HRACO’s Fall 2023 Certification Review Course today for this comprehensive program that will equip you with the knowledge and skills necessary to excel in your SHRM certification journey.
Registration for our Fall 2023 class is now open! 
HRACO’s Certification Review Course consists of a total of 8 classes, which will be held on Monday evenings.
The classes will take place from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. We kindly request all participants arrive promptly and be seated by 6:00 p.m., as classes will begin promptly. The doors to the classroom will open at 5:45 p.m., allowing participants ample time to settle in before the start of the session.
During each evening class, there will be one scheduled break provided. 
We value your commitment to your professional development and look forward to providing you with an engaging and informative learning experience throughout the course.
Should you have any further questions or require additional information, please feel free to reach out.
HRACO’s Certification Review Courses take place at the Kelton House and Museum & Garden, conveniently located in the Discovery District of Columbus, just west of I-71.
The address for the venue is:
Kelton House and Museum & Garden
586 E Town St Columbus, OH 43215
Please note that the Kelton House Museum & Garden is a smoke-free facility. Smoking is only permitted outside the premises in designated areas.
The Kelton House Museum and Garden is a remarkable architectural gem, showcasing Greek Revival and Italianate styles. Established by the Junior League of Columbus, it serves as a historical landmark to foster an understanding of daily life, customs, and decorative arts in 19th-century Columbus. Additionally, it offers educational insights into the history of the Underground Railroad.
We are thrilled to host our Certification Review Courses in such a culturally rich and historically significant venue.
For your convenience, there is a parking lot available for attendees of our Certification Review Courses at the Kelton House and Museum & Garden. The parking lot is located one street north on Franklin Avenue, near the corner of Lester Drive.
You can easily access the Museum from the parking lot through a garden path that leads directly to the venue.
Visitors who are authorized to use disabled parking may utilize the Kelton House driveway for their convenience.
Please note the address of the parking lot:
616 Franklin Ave Columbus, Ohio 43215
We strive to ensure that your experience at HRACO’s Certification Review Courses is hassle-free, including parking arrangements. If you have any further questions or require additional information, reach out.
We understand that participants may prefer to have dinner before attending our Certification Review Courses. However, we also recognize that some individuals may choose to eat during the class. We kindly ask that participants be considerate and mindful of their food choices, especially avoiding strong-smelling foods that may cause disruptions during the class.
To ensure everyone’s comfort and satisfaction, HRACO will provide light snacks at each class. These snacks may include options such as granola bars, candy, cookies, and fruit. These offerings aim to provide a convenient and enjoyable refreshment for participants throughout the session.
We appreciate your cooperation in creating a pleasant and focused learning environment for all attendees. If you have any specific dietary restrictions or concerns, please let us know, and we will do our best to accommodate your needs.
If you have any further questions or require additional information, please feel free to reach out to our team.
We want all participants to feel comfortable and at ease during our Certification Review Courses. Therefore, we encourage you to dress in comfortable attire that aligns with a business casual dress code. Jeans are also acceptable for the class.
While we prioritize your comfort and ability to learn, it’s important to note that the class consists of fellow HR professionals from Central Ohio. This provides a valuable networking opportunity, as you may have the chance to work with or for someone in the room. Keeping this in mind, we recommend maintaining a professional and respectful appearance that reflects your commitment to the HR field.
By striking a balance between comfort and professionalism, you can make the most of your learning experience while fostering positive connections with your peers.
To ensure you receive the maximum benefit from each class, we kindly request that you prioritize preparation by reading the materials in advance for our Certification Review Course. As a review course, the content covered will build upon the foundational knowledge provided in the materials.
By dedicating time to review the materials before each class, you can actively engage in discussions, ask relevant questions, and make the most of the learning opportunities. This proactive approach will enhance your understanding and retention of the course material, enabling you to optimize your overall learning experience.
We appreciate your commitment to your professional development and your willingness to invest the necessary effort in preparing for each class. Should you have any questions or require additional support regarding the course materials, please feel free to reach out to our team.
We look forward to your active participation in the Certification Review Course and assisting you in achieving your SHRM certification goals.
Upon your arrival in the classroom, we will provide you with a name tent and a comprehensive binder that contains copies of all the slides presented during the course. This binder serves as a valuable resource, allowing you to follow along with the material and refer back to it as needed.
Each page in the binder is designed with ample space for you to take notes, ensuring that you can capture key insights, personal reflections, and any additional information that enhances your learning experience. We encourage you to bring pens, pencils, highlighters, and post-it notes—whatever tools work best for your individual learning style and note-taking preferences.
In addition to the course content, your binder will also include our 8-night schedule, outlining the topics and agenda for each session. This schedule serves as a helpful guide to keep you informed and organized throughout the duration of the course.
Furthermore, the binder will include a student contact list, facilitating networking and collaboration opportunities with your fellow participants. Building connections within the HR community can be invaluable, and this list will enable you to stay in touch and support each other even beyond the course.
We believe that these resources will greatly enhance your learning journey and provide a valuable reference for future use. If you have any further questions or require additional information, please feel free to reach out to our team.
We look forward to providing you with the necessary tools and support to excel in the Certification Review Course.

The SHRM Learning System, which includes both online and printed materials, is included with your enrollment fee in our Certification Review Course. This comprehensive resource will play a vital role in supporting your learning journey.

Upon processing your order, you will be added to the SHRM Online Learning Center. This platform serves as a hub for accessing a wealth of valuable resources, including interactive modules, practice quizzes, case studies, and other supplementary materials. The online learning center offers a dynamic and convenient way to engage with the course content and reinforce your understanding of key concepts.

In addition to the online materials, you will also receive printed materials as part of the SHRM Learning System. These physical resources provide you with a tangible reference that you can annotate, highlight, and refer to at your convenience.

The combination of the online and printed materials ensures that you have multiple avenues for engaging with the course content and tailoring your learning experience to suit your preferences and needs.

If you have any further questions or require additional information about accessing the SHRM Learning System, please do not hesitate to reach out. We are here to assist you in making the most of this valuable resource.

We look forward to your enrollment in our Certification Review Course and the opportunity to support your SHRM certification journey.

Please note that the Kelton House Museum and Garden, where our courses are held, maintains a smoke-free environment indoors. However, designated smoking areas are available outside the premises for those who wish to smoke. We appreciate your understanding and cooperation in adhering to this policy to ensure a comfortable and healthy environment for all attendees.
If you have any further questions or require assistance during your visit, please feel free to reach out to our staff, who will be more than happy to assist you.
Thank you for your cooperation, and we look forward to welcoming you.
At HRACO, the health and safety of our participants and facilitators are of utmost importance. As we continue to monitor the COVID-19 situation in our communities, we want to assure you that we are taking necessary precautions to provide a safe learning environment.
Currently, our intention is to hold the Certification Review Course face-to-face, allowing for in-person interaction and engagement. However, we understand that circumstances may change, and we may need to adapt accordingly. HRACO reserves the right to transition to a virtual format if it becomes necessary to prioritize the well-being of our attendees and facilitators.
Regarding the use of masks, our policy aligns with the guidelines set forth by the Kelton House Museum & Garden, where our courses are held. As these guidelines may be subject to change based on evolving circumstances, we will actively monitor and update our mask policy accordingly.
We are committed to providing timely updates and maintaining open communication with our participants to ensure a safe and comfortable learning experience. Rest assured that any changes or adjustments to the course format or safety measures will be promptly communicated to all registered attendees.

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