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Professional Programs & Training

SHRM Global Learning System: Global HR Management

Expand Your Career with Global Certification
shrm_logoHR is one of the world's fastest-growing fields, which presents HR professionals with an unprecedented opportunity for global advancement. Becoming certified as a Global Professional in Human Resources (GPHR) tells the international business community that you are prepared to assume HR responsibilities anywhere. This intensive, seven-week program is for those seeking certification as a GPHR®. Gain the structure of a classroom environment, an experienced instructor, an opportunity to network and earn 3.5 continuing education units (CEUs) for completing this course.

Earning a GPHR credential can help you:

  • Show your commitment to HR and build your confidence while taking on new local and global responsibilities.
  • Be competitive in a globalized economy.
  • Become a recognized, credible and respected source of information on core international HR practices.
  • Keep current with HR topics, legislation and regulatory requirements.
Who Should Take the GPHR® Exam?

The ideal GPHR® candidate has at least two years of professional experience and:

  • Has cross-border HR responsibilities (more than one country)
  • Understands the strategies of globalization versus localization of HR policies and programs.
  • Establishes HR policies and initiatives that support the organization's global growth and reputation as an employer.
  • Designs organizational structures, programs and processes to achieve worldwide business needs.
  • Develops, implements and evaluates programs, processes and tools to ensure that they align with competitive practice, the organization’s objectives and legal requirements.
  • Oversees practices that ensure favorable employment conditions balancing employer needs with employee rights and needs.
  • Has core knowledge of the organization’s international HR activities.

Program Schedule
Call 800.932.8689 for schedule information.

Course investment
A course investment of $995 includes the SHRM Global Learning System® print modules, online learning software and access to the online resource center, instructor handouts and 21 hours of classroom instruction.

Take the next step in your HR career and register today!

For more information, contact, Jaclyn Hassenzahl at jhassenz@emich.edu or 800.932.8689.