SHRM Learning System for SHRM-CP™ and SHRM-SCP™

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Earn the SHRM standard in Human Resource Certification.
The SHRM Learning System for  SHRM-CP™/SHRM-SCP™ Certification Exam Preparation Course.

The Future of HR is SHRM–Certified.

Establish yourself as a globally recognized human resource expert by earning the SHRM standard in HR certification: SHRM Certified Professional (SHRM-CP®) or SHRM Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP®). These professional certifications can open doors for professional advancement, serve to harmonize standards with changing expectations and signal to employers advanced professional development.  Ensure you're prepared with our course designed for SHRM credential candidates. Expand and test your knowledge and practical, real-life competencies in areas critical for Human Resource career success. 

This 33-hour intensive program combines expert instruction with MCC’s certified and experienced instructor along with the SHRM Learning System® for SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP, so you will learn faster, retain more knowledge and stay on track for success on the exam.  This certification preparation program covers four knowledge domains: People, Organization, Workplace and Strategy as well as eight behavioral competencies:  Leadership & Navigation, Ethical Practice, Business Acumen, Relationship Management, Consultation, Critical Evaluation, Global & Cultural Effectiveness, and Communication.  For more information visit  Please note this course does not support the PHR/SPHR certification exam through HRCI.


Who should enroll: 
HR professionals qualified under SHRM requirements for SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP certification who are preparing for the exam; SHRM CP/SCP certified HR professionals seeking to earn 33 PDC recertification credits; Individuals who want advanced education and training for a successful HR career; HR professionals wanting a broader education or to update their HR knowledge. Exam:  The course investment includes instruction, online and print course materials (SHRM Learning System) but does not cover registration for the SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP examinations.  Cost of the exam is a separate SHRM fee. Testing is through Prometric Testing Center. Please see below for SHRM exam eligibility requirements to sit for the exam.  It is the student's responsibility to contact SHRM about their eligibility to sit for the CP/SCP exam.   

Exam Eligibility Requirements

Description of CP/SCP Exams

Exam Application/Deadline

SHRM Handbook 

SHRM Body of Knowledge and HR Competencies

 $1295 which includes all SHRM materials/texts.  Excludes the cost of the CP/SCP exam which is separate fee.

Choose from 2 sections:

On-Campus Section Course Dates with instructor Sarah Harrington
Fall 2018 dates TBA
Course # CAR 841-30 
Location: Middlesex Community College, 591 Springs Road, Bedford, MA 01730
Room:  TBA
Textbooks distributed the first class meeting date and are non-refundable once distributed. 
Tuition = $1295
Registration/Enrollment:  Call 1-800-818-3434.  Please provide appropriate course number, a valid mailing address, e-mail, phone number.  


Online Web Section Course Dates with instructor Lorrie Deyelle
Fall 2018 dates TBA
Course # CAR 841-75
Textbooks will be mailed the week of prior to class to the home address provided upon enrollment from SHRM. Textbooks are non-refundable once shipped. Shipment to PO Boxes is not accepted by SHRM. 
Tuition = $1295
Registration/Enrollment:  Call 1-800-818-3434.  Please provide appropriate course number, a valid mailing address, e-mail, phone number.  

Instructor Bio:  Sarah Harrington is a seasoned Human Resources professional with over 19 years of experience in HR leadership. Her expertise includes HR processes and strategies, client relations, business expansion, revenue growth, employee participation, human capital strategy, operations practices, integration strategies, strategic planning, and due diligence. Prior to joining ADP, Sarah worked for MEMSIC, Inc., a small engineering firm in Andover, where she specialized in mergers and acquisitions, performance and operational alignment, change management, and organizational growth and development. In this capacity she also coached senior management on talent acquisition and management, total rewards, infrastructure, employee relations, performance, and culture. Sarah is a member of the Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM), New England Human Resources Association (NEHRA), and the Greater Merrimack Valley Human Resources Association (GMVHRA). Sarah earned a BS in Hospitality and Business Management from the University of Massachusetts/Amherst, and an Associates in HR Leadership from Northeastern University in Boston.

Instructor Bio: Lorrie Deyelle has been transforming the way human resource groups develop, build and measure business value for over 28 years. Lorrie is the strategic leader responsible for the identification, development and implementation of global human resources strategies. Lorrie has worked with Kinapse as the Head of HR and Worldwide facilities, the CHRO for CareCentrix,  and Vice President of HR at Parexel International.  Lorrie is certified nationally as SCP and GPHR through the Society for HR and CCP for World at Work. A Magna Cum laude graduate, she holds a B.S. in International Business from Franklin Piece College. In addition to her HR duties, Lorrie is a Adjunct Professor at Middlesex Community College and Northeastern University where she teaches a variety of undergraduate classes and the SHRM Certification exam prep class. 

MCC course refund Policy:
5 or more business days prior to start of course: 100% refund
Less than 5 business days prior to start of the course: 50% tuition refund 
After course begins:  $0.  Note:  SHRM textbook/materials are non-refundable once distributed. 

Questions: Call 781-280-3570 or e-mail

Directions: For directions to Middlesex Community College, please visit 

Last Modified: 3/20/18