Certification Program Now Counts Toward SHRM Recertification

The state-of-the-art recruiter training program is now valid for 45 PDCs for the SHRM-CP® or SHRM-SCP®.

The Certification Program (RCP),'s self-paced online training portal designed to teach anyone anywhere how to become a recruiter, is now recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for the SHRM-CP® or SHRM-SCP®. The RCP is valid for 45 PDCs for the SHRM-CP® or SHRM-SCP®. PDCs are required for all SHRM-certified professionals to maintain their certification status.

The RCP is a state-of-the-art, flexible 6-12 week virtual training program on professional recruiting that puts you ahead of the curve by teaching you every aspect of being a successful recruiter. The program is intended for people looking to better understand recruitment and talent acquisition. It is suitable for HR generalists, agency recruiters, and talent acquisition professionals looking to stay up to date with current sourcing, interviewing, and recruitment methods and technology.

The RCP's flexible schedule makes the program an ideal option for busy professionals working on SHRM recertification, as they can complete all coursework on their own time. To learn more about the RCP and sign up for the program, prospective participants should visit

"This development represents a massive gain for both the RCP and its participants," said Delinda Giles, director of recruitment services at "Now, in addition to learning vital recruitment skills and knowledge, professionals who complete the RCP can also use the program toward SHRM recertification. This step advances the RCP's overall mission of offering HR and recruiting professionals a convenient and comprehensive way to refine their skills and advance in their careers."

For more information about SHRM certification or recertification, please visit​

About, Inc., is an online global recruiting service that offers an industry-leading job market technology platform. With a highly engaged membership base, works with hundreds of clients and employers and manages a social media following of more than 10 million people. was voted "Top Tech Company to Watch" by the Connecticut Technology Council, cited as one of the "Top 35 Most Influential Career Sites" by Forbes, and listed by Inc. as one of the "9 Best Websites for Finding Top Talent." The career, HR, and recruiting experts of have been cited and featured in hundreds of sites and publications, including The Wall Street Journal, Entrepreneur, Forbes, Mashable, Business Insider, Inc., Fox Small Business, Time, The Next Web, Yahoo Small Business, US News, Business2Community, Bloomberg, and SmartBrief. Visit or follow on Twitter: @RecruiterDotCom.



Categories: Human Resources

Tags: HR, HR Development, Human Resources, Professional Development, Recruiter, Recruiter Training, Recruiting, Recruitment, SHRM, SHRM Certification, SHRM Recertification, Talent Acquisition


View Website or Media Room is a leading online recruiting service.

Anne St. Hilaire
Marketing Coordinator,
1533 New Britain Avenue
Farmington, CT 06032
United States