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To become certified, you must meet strict professional experience and educational requirements before taking the exam. To remain certified, you must recertify every three years to make sure that you stay current in the HR profession. You display your certification by putting the credentials after your name.
aPHR™ Associate Professional in Human Resources
PHR® Professional in Human Resources
PHRca® Professional in Human Resources – California
SPHR® Senior Professional in Human Resources
GPHR® Global Professional in Human Resources
PHRi™ Professional in Human Resources – International
SPHRi™ Senior Professional in Human Resources – International
Get started preparing for your exam today!
Step 1: Check with HRCI® to verify you are eligible to take the exam. >>>Verify
Step 2: Register for the next HRAM PHR® / SPHR® Study Group. >>>Check below for dates
Step 3: Apply with HRCI® to take the exam. >>>Apply
HRCI® TESTING WINDOW & EXAM FEESFitting your certification exam schedule into a testing window is now a thing of the past. HR Certification Institute® (HRCI®) provides year-round testing ― an HR industry first. The year-round testing provides you with the most flexibility possible to accommodate your busy schedule.
ONLINE EXAM DELIVERY - NEW!
, US and Canadian residents will be able to register and test using OnVUE, PearsonVUE’s online proctoring exam delivery system from the comfort of their home or office. Online exam delivery will be available for the following certifications: aPHR, PHR, SPHRand GPHR. OnVUE leverages artificial intelligence, in combination with live monitoring, to ensure exams are protected using state-of-the-art technology. Interested in learning more? Click one of the buttons below.
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT & CERTIFICATION EXAM PREP
HRAM offers a 10-week class that includes study guides and additional valuable information to assist members who are preparing to take the PHR® or SPHR® certification exam through the HR Certification Institute® (HRCI®). HRAM’s study group is unique because it was designed with you, the HR professional, in mind.
EXAM PREP FEES
HRAM EXAM PREP DATES
We’re here to guide you through the preparation process and to celebrate your certification with you. Besides being affordable, personal attention sets our prep course apart.
Study materials come from a study guide prepared especially for HRAM and are copyrighted by HRAM and edited and approved by our HR instructors. Our instructors are selected for their expertise on the subject matter that they will be presenting. They are available to students to answer additional questions during the course and many provide additional study materials beyond those included with your course fees.
PHR/SPHR Certification Study Group Scholarship
The purpose of the HRAM PHR/SPHR Certification Scholarship is to provide financial assistance to HRAM members who are interested in obtaining PHR or SPHR Certification and are not being reimbursed from their employer or other sources.
The Scholarship Application must be submitted before the start of the certification study group. The HRAM Board will evaluate the scholarship applications. The recipient of the PHR/SPHR Certification Study Group Scholarship will be notified before the study group begins. The applicant must pay full registration fee for the class and complete the study group in good standing. Upon completion of the study group, HRAM will reimburse the recipient $200.00.
HRAM is not offering a scholarship this fall 2020.