Build specialized knowledge and expand your influence by earning a SHRM Specialty Credential. These credentials allow HR professionals to demonstrate targeted competence in several key areas while enhancing credibility among peers and employers.

SHRM HR Department of One Specialty Credential

SHRM HR Department of One Specialty Credential

Program Overview: As an HR Department of One, you face unique challenges that require you to bring the full range of HR expertise to your organization. How do you elevate HR as a solo practitioner? Earn your SHRM HR Department of One Specialty Credential to expand and leverage your resourcefulness, agility and ability to focus on the changing needs of your organization.

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SHRM People Analytics Specialty Credential

Program Overview: Talent is the largest, most significant, ongoing investment made by successful organizations. However, most people decisions are made based on intuition and instinct. With the amount of information available in today's workplaces, HR professionals are now able to leverage people-related data and analytics to drive business decisions and make data-based recommendations.


SHRM Talent Acquisition Specialty Credential

Program Overview: Sourcing, engaging and retaining the best talent are top priorities for organizations. Earning the SHRM Talent Acquisition Specialty Credential recognizes the key role that talent acquisition professionals play in today’s challenging business environment by demonstrating your expertise and proficiency as a strategic talent acquisition partner.

About SHRM Nigeria


Who We Are

The SHRM Nigeria Forum is the local body of members of the Society for Human Resource Management. SHRM Nigeria Forum membership is comprised of all levels of HR Practitioners, representing the complete spectrum of the types of Industries, Government agencies and parastatals we have in Nigeria today. SHRM Nigeria has as its primary purpose the provision of a local forum for our members.


SHRM Nigeria is a registered trustee with a board and management team, supported by committees staffed and powered by volunteers. As a fully licensed SHRM affiliate body, SHRM Nigeria has its own dues structures, bylaws and application processes. Membership in a SHRM local chapter is separate and apart from membership in SHRM. We encourage you to become a member of both

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SHRM Nigeria- A Powerful Network

When you are looking for advice, new ideas or even a new job, opportunity abounds within SHRM Nigeria. You’ll be able to network with your peers and subject matter experts at seminars and conferences and through our other special interest groups. These avenues are supplemented through SHRM’s communities on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn