1. CalSHRM has been licensed by SHRM to provide the California HR: Applying CA Law to Employment Practices training session as part of the Micro-credential obtainment. Unlike other trainers, we are delivering the sessions in conjunction with SHRM.

  2. The instructor presenting California HR: Applying CA Law to Employment Practices is a SHRM certified instructor and is one of the California HR professionals who helped develop the credential curriculum.

  3. The course has been revised for 2023 and includes many updates to new laws taking effect 1/1/2023.

  4. CalSHRM supports your local chapter by providing resources to them for each local member who takes the course.  

We understand you may have other training options to obtain your SHRM California Law HR Specialty Credential but there are several differences that set CalSHRM apart:

After passing the assessment, add your Micro-Credential to your resume, e-mail signatures and social media profiles, proving your California expertise to your employer and your network.

If you practice HR or conduct business in California, you need complete competence in the complex legislation that applies. One way of demonstrating your California HR expertise is by earning your SHRM California Law HR Specialty Credential.

The SHRM California Law HR Specialty Credential course allows you to experience the full scope of dynamic and unique challenges human resource professionals face on a daily basis while leading workforces in California. Throughout the seminar you will engage in frequent practical exercises and collaborative discussions that are designed to hone the competencies needed to interpret and implement human resource practices in California.

You will gain the knowledge to develop employment guidelines that satisfy the intricate California labor code, minimize potential litigation risks, and meet the strategic objectives of your organization.

The SHRM California Law HR Specialty Credential program brought to you by CalSHRM includes:

SHRM Member: $1,655.00
Non-Member: $1,930.00


26.5 Education PDCs

LIVE! July 15th-16th 2023

Saturday & Sunday

8:30 am - 5:00 pm PST

LIVE! August 26th - 27th 2023
Saturday & Sunday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm PST
San Ramon Area

LIVE! Sept 25th - 26th 2023

8:30 am - 5:00 pm PST

San Jose


LIVE! Oct 7th - 8th 2023
8:30 am - 5:00 pm PST
San Diego

LIVE! Oct 19th - 26th 2023
8:30 am - 5:00 pm PST
San Jose
​September 6th - 29th
Tuesdays & Thursdays
3:00 - 5:00 pm PST

CalSHRM, in partnership with SHRM, is now offering in-person, local training opportunities for California HR professionals to earn the SHRM California Law HR Specialty Credential.  This credential allows you to demonstrate your California HR expertise. 

Don't miss this great opportunity! 

Note: You do not have to be SHRM-certified to earn the SHRM California Law HR Specialty Credential; however, you will receive 25 PDCs towards your SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP recertification upon completion of the Credential package.

Why Should I choose to Attend the CalSHRM Training Session?

  1. Enrollment in California HR: Applying CA Law to Employment Practices, a two-day classroom seminar

  2. Four comprehensive SHRM eLearning courses

  3. The online California knowledge assessment, distributed by SHRM.


Gain recognition for your California HR expertise!