The University of Southern Mississippi’s Office of Professional Development and Educational Outreach in partnership with Society for Human Resource Management will offer the SHRM Essentials® in Human Resource Management Professional Certificate June 24 and 25.
The workshop will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the Hattiesburg campus. The cost is $369 for those who register before June 11 and $419 after that date. Materials are included. To receive the professional certificate, participates must take an exam at the end.
Entry-level human resource professionals, small business owners responsible for the human resource function in their companies and people looking into human resource as a career-change possibility will benefit from program.
“The program is designed to challenge professionals and provide them with the skills they need to confidently face today’s complex human resource situations and compliance issues within their organization, said Jan Farve, program leader and nationally certified professional human resource professional.
Participants will receive a comprehensive overview of the human resource function and have the opportunity to gain insight into today’s most vital and timely topics including employment law, selecting qualified employees, compensation, orientation and training, and the employee performance process. Techniques for handling human resource challenges through interactive case studies designed to make participants feel comfortable dealing with human resource issues will be covered.
To register, call the Office of Professional Development and Educational Outreach at 601.266.4186. Registration forms can be downloaded online at www.usm.edu/profdev_edoutreach.
About The University of Southern Mississippi
The University of Southern Mississippi, founded in 1910, is a comprehensive doctoral and research-extensive university fulfilling its mission of being a leading university in engaging and empowering individuals to transform lives and communities. In a tradition of leadership for student development, Southern Miss is educating a 21st century work force providing intellectual capital, cultural enrichment and innovation to Mississippi and the world. Southern Miss is located in Hattiesburg, Miss., with an additional campus and teaching and research sites on the Mississippi Gulf Coast; further information is found at www.usm.edu.