The ERI Distance Learning Center provides continuing education and certifications for Human Resource professionals through its online Human Resource courses in compensation and benefits. Our online HR courses may be used for career development, continuing education credit , or to earn our Compensation (CAC) and Compensation Committee (CCC) certifications.

ERI Distance Learning Center foundation courses are ideal for Human Resource Management training and development in compensation and benefits administration. These HR online learning courses teach compensation and benefits administration from the ground up. Advanced courses will provide Human Resource Management professionals with sophisticated training and career development. Most ERI Distance Learning Center online courses take 1-2 hours to complete.

HR Training Courses

To view an up-to-date listing of our currently available online learning courses, click here.

Human Resources Training Tools

  • Business Glossary: With over 2,000 business definitions, this free online business glossary is a useful resource for HR management training. It focuses on human resources definitions, as well as compensation and benefits terms.
  • Human Resource Management Textbook: This free online textbook teaches salary and benefit administration from the ground up. It serves as the source text for many ERIDLC courses. This is an excellent Human Resources Management training and development resource that is free to everyone.
  • Crosswalk to ERI Software and DLC Online Education Courses: Find out which ERI Distance Learning Center online education courses teach about the ERI software to which you might subscribe. Our online education interactive exercises provide tutorials on entry-level to advanced HR software research techniques.

Professional Continuing Education Credit

ERIDLC online education courses are approved for HR continuing professional education:

  • SHRM-CP, SHRM-SCP Certification: Have you earned your SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP certification from SHRM? ERI Distance Learning Center online courses are eligible for SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP recertification credits. All ERI Distance Learning Center online education courses are approved for 1 to 2 credit hours of SHRM-CP, and SHRM-SCP recertification credit. To view a listing of SHRM approved courses, click here.
  • PHR, SPHR, GPHR Certification: Have you earned your PHR, SPHR, or GPHR certification from HRCI? Take ERI Distance Learning Center online education courses for your PHR, SPHR, and GPHR recertification credits. All ERI Distance Learning Center online education courses are approved for 1 to 2 credit hours of PHR, SPHR, and GPHR recertification credit. To view a listing of HRCI approved courses, click here.
  • CCP, CBP, GRP, WLCP Certification: ERIDLC online courses offer WorldatWork Society of Certified Professionals recertification credits for the following credentials: CCP, CBP, GRP and WLCP. To view a listing of our WorldatWork approved courses, click here.
  • CPA QAS Self Study credits: ERIDLC online education courses provide accountant CPE credits. Click here to view a list of our accounting courses that provide QAS self-study CPE credits.
World at Work CPE Sponsors - Registry CPE Sponsors - QAS CCC CAC

The ERI Distance Learning Center is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: https://www.nasbaregistry.org/