HRCI Online Recertification & Continuing Education Credit

Instructor: Connor Greene
If you an HR professional with certifications through the HR Certification Institute, you need to complete recertification every three years to maintain your credentials. Depending on your designation, you'll need to earn between 45 and 60 hours of Continuing Education (CE) credit. You can take your courses online to renew these hours on your schedule and at your pace.

Earning Credit with Study.com

Study.com is now an Approved Continuing Education Provider through HRCI, the HR Certification Institute. What does that mean? Study.com has over 100 courses that can count towards your recertification. Our video-based courses will help you brush up on HR essentials, improve your soft skills, dive into management training, and more!

Why Study.com?

Whether you're brand new to the profession or you've been teaching for years, Study.com provides you with a convenient and affordable solution to renewing your certification.

  • Work according to your schedule. Take your course any day of the week, any time of day.
  • Adapt the learning experience to meet your specific needs. Move through the course at your own pace, and revisit any concepts you are having trouble with.
  • Benefit from our unique content. Our courses include engaging text and video lessons that are easy to follow and help you retain the information.
  • Save money. All Study.com memberships include unlimited access to our entire library of video courses: no need to pay for each course individually!
  • Study anywhere. Access your course from any device, and even download lessons on our mobile app.

Course and Lesson Offerings

We offer over 100 courses to help you improve your workplace skills and grow in your career:

Course Credit Type Credit Hours
Accounting 101: Financial Accounting Business 18
Accounting 102: Intro to Managerial Accounting Business 11
Accounting 301: Applied Managerial Accounting Business 19
Accounting 302: Advanced Accounting Business 18.5
Accounting Tutorials for Beginners Business 2
Accounting Tutorials for Beginners Business 2
Analyzing the Pros & Cons of Business Globalization Business 1.5
Applying Leadership Skills in the Workplace HR (General) 1.25
Applying Strategic Thinking Skills Business 1.5
Assessing Globalization Opportunities for a Business Business 1.5
Basic Business Law Concepts Business 1.5
Basics of Accounting Business 1.5
Being an Effective Team Member at Work HR (General) 1.5
Big Picture Thinking in Business Business 1.25
Building & Launching a Successful Team HR (General) 1.25
Building a High Performance Team HR (General) 1.5
Building a Virtual Team HR (General) 1.25
Building Constructive Relationships with Your Employees HR (General) 1.5
Building Team Trust in the Workplace HR (General) 1.5
Building Team Trust in the Workplace HR (General) 1.5
Business 100: Intro to Business Business 18.5
Business 101: Principles of Management HR (General) 17
Business 102: Principles of Marketing Business 12.5
Business 103: Introductory Business Law Business 17
Business 105: Labor Relations HR (General) 14.5
Business 106: Human Resource Management HR (General) 15
Business 107: Organizational Behavior HR (General) 19
Business 108: Business Ethics Business 18.5
Business 110: Business Math Business 10.5
Business 111: Principles of Supervision HR (General) 11
Operations Management Business 18.5
Business 113: Business Communication HR (General) 18.5
Quantitative Analysis Business 6.5
Business 306: Strategic Human Resources Management HR (General) 18
Business 307: Leadership & Organizational Behavior HR (General) 21
Business 307: Leadership & Organizational Behavior HR (General) 21
Business 308: Globalization & International Management Business 18
Business 309: Digital Marketing & Advertising Business 13
Business 311: Project Management Business 14
Business 312: Advanced Operations Management Business 10
Business Analysis Training Business 7.5
Business Analysis Training Business 7.5
Business Ethics: Skills Development & Training Business 20
Business Law: Skills Development & Training HR (General) 24
Business Math: Skills Development & Training Business 10
California Sexual Harassment Training: Employees California 3.5
Collaborating Effectively as a Team at Work HR (General) 1.5
Communication Skills for Leaders HR (General) 3.75
Communication Skills for Managers & Supervisors HR (General) 4.5
Communications 101: Public Speaking HR (General) 14.5
Communications 102: Interpersonal Communication HR (General) 16.5
Workplace Communication with Computers HR (General) 17.25
Conflict Management for Team Leaders HR (General) 1.5
Creating a Business Plan Business 2
Creating a Framework for Competitive Analysis Business 1.5
Creating Organizational Culture Business 1.5
Critical Thinking, Problem Solving & Decision Making Business 2
Developing Employee Recognition Programs HR (General) 1
Developing Interpersonal Communication Skills for Work HR (General) 1.75
Developing Soft Skills in the Workplace HR (General) 1.75
Developing Strategic Thinking in Business Business 1.25
Economics 101: Principles of Microeconomics Business 17.5
Economics 102: Macroeconomics Business 18
Effective Cross-Cultural Communication in Business HR (General) 1.5
Elements of a Cohesive Work Team HR (General) 1.25
Emotional Intelligence in the Workplace HR (General) 1.5
Essentials of Organizational Behavior HR (General) 1.5
Establishing Employee Expectations HR (General) 1
Establishing Team Responsibilities as a Leader HR (General) 1.25
Executing a Business Impact Analysis Business 1
Finance 101: Principles of Finance Business 16.5
Financial Accounting: Skills Development & Training Business 11
Fundamentals of Financial Accounting Business 1.75
How to be an Effective Manager HR (General) 1.75
How to Make Effective Business Decisions Business 1.5
How to Positively Influence Others in the Workplace HR (General) 1
How to Write a Speech HR (General) 8
Human Resource Management: Skills Development & Training HR (General) 14
Intro to Human Resources HR (General) 6.5
Improving Team Performance & Motivation HR (General) 2
Intro to Economics Business 28
Making Legal & Ethical Business Decisions HR (General) 2
Management: Skills Development & Training HR (General) 18.5
Managing a Virtual Team HR (General) 1.5
Managing Business in a Global Environment Business 2
Intro to Marketing Business 11
Marketing: Skills Development & Training Business 11
Marketing: Skills Development & Training Business 11
Mastering Effective Team Communication in the Workplace HR (General) 1.75
Mentoring in the Workplace HR (General) 1.25
Organizational Behavior Management HR (General) 1.5
Organizational Behavior: Skills Development & Training HR (General) 22
Practicing Ethical Behavior in the Workplace HR (General) 1.5
Presentation Skills in the Workplace HR (General) 1.25
Project Management for HR HR (General) 4.5
Project Management Training Business 13
Providing Effective Feedback to Employees HR (General) 1.5
Intro to Public Relations Business 18.5
Public Speaking: Skills Development & Training HR (General) 13
Quantitative Analysis: Skills Development & Training Business 2.5
Resolving Work Conflict as a Team HR (General) 1.25
Setting Goals as a Team HR (General) 1.25
Soft Skills for Managers HR (General) 3.5
Strategic Management in Business Business 1.75
Strategies for Competitive Advantage Business 1.5
Strategies for Creative Problem Solving in the Workplace HR (General) 1.75
Supervision: Skills Development & Training HR (General) 10.5
Team Building & Group Problem Solving HR (General) 1.75
Technical Writing: Skills Development & Training HR (General) 15
The Leader's Role in Creating Team Goals HR (General) 1.5
Tips for First-Time Managers HR (General) 1.25
Understanding the Effects of Globalization in Business Global 1.75
Workplace Communications with Computers: Skills Development & Training HR (General) 13

What You Need to Do

So, how can you start earning those CE credits with our engaging, self-paced courses?

  1. Determine what type of Continuing Education credits are required for your HRCI recertification
  2. Browse our list of courses that are pre-approved for HRCI credit
  3. Find the courses that fit your needs
  4. Sign up for a Study.com Premium account!
  5. Once you've completed your course, take these steps:
  • Click the Support tab
  • Fill out the form to submit a ticket asking for your Certificate of Completion for your course, specifically mentioning that you took the course for HRCI Continuing Education credit
  • Answer the question: 'What is your question regarding?' with 'Request Certificate'

Certificates will then be emailed within 5 business days. The Certificate of Completion will contain the following information:

  • Provider's name (that's us!) and pre-approved activity number
  • Your name
  • The date and course
  • The number of CE credits granted by the course

HR Certification Institute Approved Provider Seal

These programs have been approved for recertification credit hours through the HR Certification Institute. For more information about certification or recertification, please visit the HR Certification Institute homepage at www.hrci.com

The use of this seal is not an endorsement by HR Certification Institute of the quality of the program. It means that this program has met HR Certification Institute's criteria to be pre-approved for recertification credit.

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