Talent Optimization Certifications

Do you struggle with employee disengagement, underperformance, or lack of effort? These challenges impact your bottom line.

Talent optimization certifications provide you with a framework and the knowledge to get the most out of your people. With a talent optimization certification in hand, you’re ready to elevate your people strategy by aligning it to your business strategy.

The PI Talent Optimization Leader certification and the PI Talent Optimization Consultant certification demonstrate your deep understanding of the talent optimization discipline including:

  • Measuring, analyzing, and acting on data to identify and solve the root cause of business problems
  • Creating and continuously growing a people strategy
  • Utilizing people data to hire high-performing talent and build world-class teams
  • Applying best practices to improve how people work together 

Earn 3 SHRM & HRCI Credits

Talent optimization is a discipline that can empower you as an HR leader to transform the conversation around talent by putting people strategy into a business context that your executive leadership will understand. 

The use of this seal confirms that this activity has met HR Certification Institute’s® (HRCI®) and SHRM criteria for recertification credit pre-approval. You will receive these credits upon passing either exam below.


Talent Optimization Leader Certification

You’re responsible for delivering business results. The key to high performance is to develop and lead an organization which takes full advantage of highly engaged, high-performing employees. But people decisions are difficult, and you may not have yet found a way to align your people strategy in a way that directly supports your business strategy.

If you’re a talent optimization leader, no matter your role, you’re a strong candidate for the Talent Optimization Leader Certification. This exam is perfect for hiring managers, human resources professionals, executives, and everyone else. The exam typically takes one hour to complete.

  • Earn 3 SHRM/HRCI credits upon passing.

Talent Optimization Consultant Certification

You’re the expert responsible for bringing talent optimization to your stakeholders. Your goal is to help them make people decisions that directly contribute to business performance, using a disciplined approach and compelling evidence that the path you recommend is the right one for the organization.

This certification exam is specifically designed for coaches and business consultants. The certification is similar to the Leader exam, but with extra lessons and testing on how to apply these practices to a client’s business. Exam typically takes one hour to complete.

  • Earn 3 SHRM/HRCI credits upon passing.

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Talent optimization certifications are based on the Ultimate Guide to Talent Optimization.
The guide is your one-stop destination to prepare for certification.