BOSTON, March 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — COLOR, a BridgeTower Media business group providing premier content, events and resources focused on empowering color professionals, is pleased to announce its status as a recertification provider with the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), the world’s largest association dedicated to human resource management. Being recognized by SHRM allows COLOR to offer programs that earn recertification credits for the SHRM Certified Professional (SHRM-CP®) and SHRM Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP®) credentials.
As a member of the SHRM Recertification Provider Network, COLOR will be able to award Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for its programs related to the SHRM Body of Applied Skills and Knowledge™ (SHRM BASKET™).
“The Society for Human Resource Management welcomes the opportunity to partner with COLOR to provide quality educational opportunities to support recertification efforts for HR professionals who have earned their SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP certifications” , said Alex AlonsoSHRM-SCP, knowledge director of SHRM.
“For over a decade, COLOR has proudly offered valuable content and resources to empower color professionals, HR managers and DEI champions. As a recognized SHRM recertification provider, we are excited to add even more value to our audience on their personal and professional development journeys,” said Kamilah A’Vant, Director of Diversity Programs at COLOR.
The SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP exams were launched in 2015 after years of research to define the behavioral skills and knowledge relevant to today’s global HR professional. The SHRM BASK is the framework for certification exams.
The SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP certifications are the main professional certifications in the field of human resources with more than 120,000 certificates in more than 105 countries.
SHRM certifications are accredited by the Buros Center for Testing, the world’s premier test review center. Once certified, HR professionals can earn PDCs from more than 3,400 recertification providers offering a variety of educational options. A mobile app and other tools make the recertification process simple and efficient.
Colors COLOR HR Power Summit Professionalshosted at Artists for Humanity, will take place on April 13and. The HR Power Summit is an in-person event that will include: a panel discussion with senior SHRM members, Anissa Zabriskie from DuPont and Yuisa Perez the Science Museum; professional development workshops for emerging and seasoned leaders
Human resources professionals from companies such as Brandeis Universitythe state of massachusetts, Takeda, Verizon and others. Additionally, COLOR will offer bonus virtual professional development content for virtual ticket holders and all in-person ticket holders.
COLOR will offer SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP courses at its signature DEI and professional development events: Women of COLOR Leadership and Empowerment Conference, Men of COLOR Leadership Conference, Diversity Leader Summit and more. To RSVP for one of COLOR’s signature events, please visit COLOR’s event page.
For more information on SHRM certification, visit www.shrmcertification.org.
About BridgeTower Media
BridgeTower Media, a portfolio company of Transom Capital, is a leading provider of business information, events and marketing services to the legal, financial, furniture, construction and government industries in more than 25 local, regional and industrial markets across the United States. In addition to Best Companies Group and COLOR, BridgeTower provides thousands of subscribers with content relevant to their daily business activities, provides digital marketing services and hosts over 300 events that connect, inform and celebrate professionals in our markets. For more information on BridgeTower Media, please visit www.bridgetowermedia.com
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