Validity Screening Solutions Announces SHRM Preferred Provider Status


Validity Screening Solutions Announces SHRM Preferred Provider Status

Hire|Ed Webinars Now Good for SHRM Certification Credit

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (June 2, 2015) – Validity Screening Solutions, a national leader of employment screening and drug testing services, announces the addition of SHRM certification credit to their Hire|Ed educational series.

Hire|Ed is Validity’s professional development suite focused on educating clients on a wide range of topics within the realm of employment. With over 20 scheduled webinars, a complete archive of service based videos, and in ­person presentations, Hire|Ed provides an easily accessible curriculum for employers and HR professionals in any industry.

Validity Screening Solutions is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for the SHRM­CP or SHRM­SCP

Validity’s SHRM Preferred Provider status comes in addition to the HRCI Approved Provider status already held by the company.

”Validity has always been a thought­ leader in the employment screening realm,” said Darren Dupriest, President and CEO of Validity Screening Solutions. “It is absolutely critical for employers and HR professionals to remain abreast of the ever­ changing landscape of Human Resources. The addition of SHRM Preferred Provider status gives us one more way to help HR professionals achieve that.”

About Validity Screening Solutions

Validity Screening Solutions, located in Overland Park, Kansas, provides accurate employment screening and drug testing to companies who want to hire confidently. Founded in 1992, Validity offers employers nationwide a convenient, streamlined and cost ­effective approach to hiring by using the latest technology and providing every client a designated account representative that understands their business, its regulations and requirements. Validity is a founding member of the National Association of Professional Background Screeners (NAPBS) and has received a number of prestigious accolades including the Kansas City Business Journal’s Best Places to Work (2010, 2011, 2012), 2012 Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce’s Top 10 Small Businesses of the Year nominee, Inc.’s 500|5000 Fastest Growing Companies in America (2009, 2010), KC Small Business Magazine’s 25 Under 25® Award (2010), Ingram’s Best Companies to Work For (2010, 2015), and Ingram’s Corporate Report 100 Fastest Growing Companies in Kansas City (2010). For more information about Validity Screening Solutions, visit