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    Earning your SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP credential makes you a recognized expert and leader in the HR field.  The first step in the certification process is to determine eligibility and which exam is appropriate for you at  

    The next step is very important – choose how to prepare for the exam. 

    The SHRM Learning System is available through self-study or instructor-led programs, and your local chapter may offer a study group opportunity.

    SHRM has also partnered with colleges and universities worldwide to offer the SHRM Learning System in a traditional classroom setting or online format.  For easy reference, below is a list of colleges and universities in Kentucky offering a prep course using the SHRM Learning System.

    KYSHRM State Council- Virtual 10 week course (see link on menu!)
    Katie Adams - (502) 848-8790


    Bellarmine University - Louisville
    Linda Bailey - (502) 272-8161

    Bluegrass Community and Technical College - Lexington, Winchester
    Jeanne Devers - (859)-246-6253

    Elizabethtown Community & Technical College - Elizabethtown
    Angela McLean - (270) 706-8426

    Gateway Community & Technical College
    Jenni Hammons - (859) 442-1130