Two Places Left in HR Certification Study Group Set to Begin Next Week

Posted on September 12, 2013 By

Mary Bromlow, SPHR, the director of certification for the Jersey Shore Association of Human Resources (JSAHR), Neptune, has announced that two places are left in the HRCI (Human Resources Certification Institute) study group for the Fall 2013 PHR* or SPHR** certification exams. The study group will meet Tuesdays, beginning September 17 through October 22, 2013, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Monmouth County Workforce Investment Board, Suite 201, 145 Wyckoff Road, Eatontown, N.J.

The fee is $175.00 for JSAHR members and $250.00 for non members. Pre-registration is required. Payment will be accepted up to September 17 when the study group begins. Make checks payable to JSAHR and send to Fall 2013 JSAHR Study Group, Box 1079, Island Heights, N.J. 08701.

For additional information or questions call Mary Bromlow at 732-922-9802 Extension 2131 or

HR professionals who have received certification in the field of human resources have realized many benefits, including having preferred qualification for employment, national recognition, and public recognition of their professional knowledge, career advancement, and personal development.

About PHR and SPHR Certification: The Human Resources Certification Institute (HRCI), in affiliation with the Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM), administers two certification exams for Human Resource professionals.

The *PHR (Professional in Human Resources) exam, designed for individuals with two to four years of practical experience, focuses on the operations and technical aspects of the HR professional. The**SPHR (Senior Professional in Human Resources) exam, designed for individuals with six to eight years of experience, focuses on strategy and policy issues.