Uplevel your skills with free training

Checkr's free learning hub, Checkr Academy, is here to help you and your team grow and efficiently hire great new people.

Get free background check training that unlocks your potential

Get expert experience

Whether you’re new to HR or a manager building your team’s knowledge, we’ve got training for you. Learn best practices from Checkr experts.

Save time and hire faster

Learn how to efficiently use Checkr that will help save you time and ultimately, hire people faster.

Navigate compliance like a pro

Access bite-sized content to learn best practices for navigating the complex world of background checks.

Checkr Academy enables your team to hire efficiently

Access on-demand training videos and courses to help you grow

Learn what you want, when you want. Watch a quick video to get up to speed or take a course to earn SHRM credits and a certificate to post on your LinkedIn profile.

Practice using Checkr through product simulations

Try out workflows like ordering a background check, experiencing the candidate application, or completing a digital Form I-9.

Register for live training to learn best practices from Checkr experts

Join us for live trainings, where Checkr experts guide you through how to get started with Checkr, the Checkr API, and more.

Boost your career by earning certificates and SHRM credits

Educational courses enable you to earn professional development credits with The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) and a certificate to post on your LinkedIn profile.

Curious where to start?


How to order a background check in the Checkr Dashboard


Fair Reviewer Certificate (earn SHRM credits)


Join us live! Get started with Checkr


Practice ordering a background check


The candidate experience during the background check process


Next steps on completed background check reports

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