This intensive review program was designed to provide Human Resources professionals all the relevant information in order to be fully prepared for the PHR or SPHR Certification Exam. The Professional in Human Resources (PHR) Certification demonstrates mastery of the technical and operational aspects of HR practices and U.S Laws and regulations. The Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) certification is recognized as a professionally relevant credential for those who have mastered the strategic and policy-making aspects of HR management in the United States. In today’s competitive business world, there are numerous reasons why a Human Resources Certification matters. Many people are eager to start a career in Human Resources, as it is a fast-growing career field with many lucrative opportunities. For starters, one out of every two hiring managers prefer candidates with certification. In addition, the U.S Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) projected the demand of human resources professionals to continue growing by an average of 15% through 2025. HR professionals who hold the PHR or SPHR tend to make more money than their peers who do not. Career analysts expect the number of Human Resources jobs to increase in the future and the median annual income for careers in Human Resources is above the national average.
Now more than ever, organizations who hire Human Resource Professionals are requiring human resource management job applicants to be certified. To stay ahead in the field, it is necessary for Human Resource Management Professionals to update their skills, add to their existing knowledge base, and remain on top of current trends within the industry. Holding a PHR or SPHR provides a powerful boost to career momentum. With either certification, HR professionals are more likely to advance to more senior roles. By obtaining your PHR or SPHR credentials you show that you are committed to being the best you can be in your profession.
By attending this Seminar, you identify your areas of strength to build on and the areas where you need further concentrated study to prepare for taking the PHR or SPHR exam.
The Exam Preparation Seminar include six modules:
Elga Lejarza is founder and president of Lejarza HR Consulting LLC. She has over 20years’ experience in human resources management and is certified as a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR). Lejarza HR Consulting provides recruitment, training and consulting services to small to medium sized businesses across the US. Ms. Lejarza also works a human resources generalist for Walgreens Distribution Center in Williamston, South Carolina. Ms. Lejarza is a member of the National Society for Human Resources Management, the Greenville Society of Human Resources Management, and the Anderson Society of Human Resources Management.