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SHRM-CP Exam Prep Course

Ace the Society for Human Resource Management Certified Professional (SHRM-CP) exam

We include multiple full-length practice tests with hundreds of practice questions.
All lessons are adapted from our highly reviewed study guide.
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Our course includes a flashcard mode with 332 content cards to help you study.
9 Full Tests
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Course Outline
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Welcome to the Mometrix SHRM-CP Course!
SHRM-CP Flashcards
SHRM Audio Mode
Study Tips and Test-Taking Strategies
5 Secret Keys to SHRM Test Success5 Topics
Lesson Content
Secret Key #1: Plan Big, Study Small
Secret Key #2: Make Your Studying Count
Secret Key #3: Practice the Right Way
Secret Key #4: Pace Yourself
Secret Key #5: Have a Plan for Guessing
Test-Taking Strategies3 Topics
Lesson Content
Question Strategies
Answer Choice Strategies
General Strategies
Behavioral Competencies: Leadership
Leadership and Navigation5 Topics
Lesson Content
Leadership Theories
People Management Techniques
Motivation Theories
Influence and Persuasion Techniques
Trust and Relationship-Building Techniques
Ethical Practice2 Topics
Lesson Content
Ethical Business Principles and Practices
Code of Conduct
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion6 Topics |1 Quiz
Lesson Content
Characteristics of a Dynamic Workforce
Approaches to Developing an Inclusive Workplace
Workspace Solutions
Barriers to Success Involving Conscious and Unconscious Bias
Techniques to Measure and Increase Equity
Benefits and Programs that Support DE&I
Behavioral Competencies: Interpersonal
Relationship Management6 Topics
Lesson Content
Types of Conflict
Conflict Management Methods
Conflict Resolution Styles
Conflict Resolution Techniques
Relationship Building, Networking, & Teamwork
Communication4 Topics
Lesson Content
Elements of Communication
General Communication Techniques
Communication Techniques for Specialized Situations
Communications Media
Global and Cultural Effectiveness5 Topics |1 Quiz
Lesson Content
Cultural Intelligence
Cultural Norms, Values, and Dimensions
Techniques for Bridging Individual Differences and Perceptions
Best Practices for Managing Globally Diverse Workforces
Interactions and Conflicts of Professional and Cultural Values
Behavioral Competencies: Business
Business Acumen6 Topics
Lesson Content
Business Terms and Concepts
Analyzing and Interpreting Business Documents
Elements of a Business Case
Business Intelligence Tools and Techniques
Financial Analysis Methods to Assess Business Health
Business and Competitive Awareness, Business Analysis, & Strategic Alignment
Consultation6 Topics
Lesson Content
Organizational Change Management Theories and Models
Organizational Change Processes
Consulting Processes and Models
Effective Consulting Techniques
Key Components of Successful Client Interactions
Methods for Design and Delivery of Human Resource Functions and Processes
Critical Evaluation4 Topics |1 Quiz
Lesson Content
Survey and Assessment Tools
Sources of Data
Basic Concepts in Statistics and Measurement
Data Interpretation
Human Resources Expertise: People
Human Resources Strategic Planning8 Topics
Lesson Content
Approaches to Project management
Project Management Processes
Systems Thinking
Project planning, monitoring, and reporting methods and tools
Organizational Mission and Vision Statements, Values and Impact on Strategic Management, and Planning
Role of Strategic Planning and Management in Creating and Sustaining a Competitive Advantage
Strategic Planning Analysis Frameworks
Strategic Planning Process
Talent Acquisition9 Topics
Lesson Content
Approaches to Employee Onboarding
Approaches to Sourcing
Employment Categories
Job Analysis and Identification of Job Requirements
Job Offer Contingencies
Job Offer Negotiations
Methods for Creating and Maintaining a Positive Employer Value Proposition and Employment Branding
Methods for Selection Assessment
Talent Acquisition Metrics
Employee Engagement and Retention11 Topics
Lesson Content
Types of Organizational Culture
Approaches to Developing and Maintaining a Positive Organizational Culture
Approaches to Recognition
Employee Lifecycle Phases
Employee Retention Concepts and Best Practices
Job Attitude Theories and Basic Principles
Methods of Assessing Employee Attitudes
Interventions for Improving Job Attitudes
Job Enrichment, Enlargement Principles, and Techniques
Key Components and Best Practices of Performance Management Systems
Principles of Effective Performance Appraisal & Flexibility Programs
Learning and Development8 Topics
Lesson Content
Learning Organizations
Approaches to Coaching and Mentoring
Career Development
Developmental Assessments & Knowledge-Sharing Techniques
Learning and Development Approaches and Techniques
Needs Analyses
Learning Evaluation
Learning Theories
Total Rewards11 Topics |1 Quiz
Lesson Content
Types of Rewards, Philosophy, and Strategy
Pay Structures
Job Evaluation or Analysis
Pay Practices and Issues
Compensation Plans for Common and Special Workforce Groups
Other Compensation
Leave Plans and Approaches
Healthcare Insurance Plans
Other Benefits
Pensions or Retirement Plans
Total Compensation Statements
Human Resources Expertise: Organization
Structure of the Human Resources Function4 Topics
Lesson Content
Operational Integration and Alignment of Human Resources Management
Human Resource Models
Human Resource Function Metrics
Human Resource Staff Roles & Outsourcing

Practice Tests

Practice Test 1
SHRM-CP Practice Test 1
Practice Test 2
SHRM-CP Practice Test 2
Practice Test 3
SHRM-CP Practice Test 3
Practice Test 4
SHRM-CP Practice Test 4
Practice Test 5
SHRM-CP Practice Test 5
Practice Test 6
SHRM-CP Practice Test 6
Practice Test 7
SHRM-CP Practice Test 7
Practice Test 8
SHRM-CP Practice Test 8
Practice Test 9
SHRM-CP Practice Test 9
Mometrix SHRM-CP Course Reviews

"Great way to study anywhere without having to pull out books and notebooks. Enjoyed the ability to take practice tests multiple times."


"Absolutely incredible studying tool. I used this for under a month and had no problem passing my SHRM-CP exam. I HIGHLY recommend!"


"This course was amazing. I knew more than enough to pass the SHRM-CP exam on my first try!! The course not only prepared me for the exam but also educated me in areas I wasn’t familiar with."


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SHRM-CP Exam Prep Course by Mometrix


  • Leadership and Navigation
  • Ethical Practice
  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
  • Relationship Management
  • Communication
  • Global and Cultural Effectiveness
  • Business Acumen
  • Consultation
  • Critical Evaluation
  • Human Resources Strategic Planning
  • Talent Acquisition
  • Employee Engagement and Retention
  • Learning and Development
  • Total Rewards
  • Structure of the Human Resources Function
  • Organizational Effectiveness and Development


Study Guide

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Track Your Progress

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9 Full-Length Practice Tests

With 1250+ practice questions and lesson reviews, you can test yourself again and again to build confidence.


Our course includes a flashcard mode consisting of 332 content cards.

Audio Mode

Every lesson in our course has an audio mode, allowing you to listen to the lessons while multitasking or helping to reinforce what you've read.
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