CalChamber Recertification Credits

Get FREE Online Courses Good for 20 HRCI or SHRM Credits with CalChamber Membership

Take your free online courses at your own pace and receive recertification credits toward your HRCI and SHRM professional certifications, when you become a new member or renew your membership with CalChamber. Call (800) 649-4921 to speak to a representative and learn more.


  • Recertification Credit: Members who are HRCI certified can earn up to twelve (12) Recertification Credits per 3-year HRCI renewal cycle:
    • Three (3) credit hours per full year of membership (to a maximum of 9 credit hours) under the membership category of the HRCI Certification program.
    • An additional (3) California credit hours (per certification cycle under the continuing education category of the HRCI Certification Program). If your credential does not require California credit, the credit type will default to HR general credit
  • In order to qualify for Recertification Credits, you must be a registered user of HRCalifornia.
  • New registrants: When you register for your exam, receive a $25 discount off the HRCI certification exam for CalChamber members.
  • Exclusive to CalChamber members: Receive the services of an HRCI Concierge to quickly resolve questions.
  • Bonus: Members who consume additional eligible content, provided by HRCI, can earn up to ten (10) credits. That's 22 recertification credits altogether!
  • HRCI PHRca® Certification Study Tool


CalChamber is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for:

  • SHRM-CP, or
  • Supervisor course approved for 2.0 PDCs (20 percent off for Preferred and Executive members)
  • Employee course is approved for 1.0 PDC (20 percent off for Preferred and Executive members)


Preferred and Executive members also receive a 20-percent discount on all live and recorded webinars in the CalChamber Store, which are good for HRCI and SHRM recertification credits. Visit the CalChamber Store to see which webinars are currently available.