Whether you're a small business owner, new to HR, or a seasoned HR professional looking for professional development,this course covers core topics you need to know. SHRM Essentials of HR Management is a 12-hour introduction to basic HR management principles and best practices. You will increase your knowledge of HR and reduce your organization's risk of potentially damaging lawsuits. This course explores real-life HR issues on topics including employment law, recruiting and selection, orientation and training, compensation, and performance management. International personnel wishing to increase their knowledge of U.S. HR practices will benefit from the course. This course is pre-approved for 12 SHRM-CP/SCP and HRCI professional development credits. Materials included.