SHRM Recertification

SHRM created the following resources and tools to help you promote SHRM recertification throughout the year to your chapter members.

Tools & Resources

Your Top Recertification Questions, and the Answers
Helpful information to use in Chapter newsletters and communications.

2021 SHRM Recertification Provider Seal (®)

Use logo in your professional development collateral if you are a Recertification Provider. When using the SHRM Recertification Provider seal* on any publications (website, print, certificates, etc.) please make sure to add the following statement:

“[Organization name] is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for the SHRM-CP® or SHRM-SCP®.” 

*You may footnote this statement on the same page the logo is used, the provider seal cannot be used as a standalone without the statement. 

AND if including number of PDCs may add this statement: “This program is valid for [XX] PDCs for the SHRM-CP® or SHRM-SCP®.”  

For more information about certification or recertification, please visit For Provider account assistance, edits, or questions, please send request to

Promotion Copy - Recertification
E-mail, website and social media copy.

Promotion Copy – Certification App
Website and social media copy.

SHRM Certification Program  Requirements Handbook
Download to post in e-mails and website –

2020 Road to SHRM Recertification Brochure
Helpful how-to overview of the recertification process and activities. Download to provide to your chapter or state council members and post in e-mails or website.   

2020 SHRM Recertification Provider Program Guide 
Reference for Recertification Provider Program details

SHRM Recertification Seal Usage Guidelines
Reference on how to use Recertification Provider seal in your marketing materials.

SHRM Template for Recertification Provider Program Design
Template to help outline courses for recertification.

SHRM Recertification Web Button 
Web button to place on your website that can be linked directly to the SHRM Recertification Portal. 

5_Easy_Ways_v2.pngCheck out this interactive PDF for tips and tricks to help get your chapter members recertified in 2020!

Campaign In a Box
Check out our Campaign in a Box section and help support SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP recertification and chapter involvement. Using our helpful social media assets, feel free to customize the messages, edit the link to your chapter webpage, or simply click "Post to Timeline" on your social platform of choice. (Scroll down to the SHRM Recertification tab for suggested posts.)