Certification

HRCI (PHR/SPHR) PREP COURSE-FALL 2014

2 Courses: Monday or Wednesday

COURSE FEATURES

• The AZSHRM HRCI Certification Prep Course is 10-weeks of highly effective preparation for the PHR/SPHR Exams

• The course utilizes the SHRM 2014 Learning System !

• Qualfied SPHR Certified Instructors.

• The class meets one night per week (Monday or Wednesday) with optional study groups for additional peer support

• The SHRM Learning System features a pre-assessment, several tests on each module, and a final exam for test taking

practice and content mastery

• Be dual certified with New SHRM Certifications in 2015!: Successful passing an HRCI Exam by the Winter 2014 allows you

to be Grandfathered-In to also obtain the New SHRM Certifications via a free tutorial and quiz in 2015!!!!

CLASS INFORMATION

2 Class Nights to Choose From (note must attend the same class night throughout course):

1) Monday (September 15th to November 11th)
Register: http://www.cvent.com/d/z4qfmv

OR

2) Wednesday (September 17 to November 19th)
Register: http://www.cvent.com/d/h4qfmv

LOCATION (both classes):

Goodwill of Central Arizona
3130 E. Thomas Road

Phoenix, AZ 85016

Website/directions: http://www.goodwillaz.org/location/32nd-st-thomas-road/

Investment: $800 (plus admin fee) (Limited to 25 Students per class night) (includes cost of 2014 SHRM Learning System)

Already have the 2014 SHRM Learning System?-signup for the class at reduced rate of $300 (plus admin fee)

Click on “Register” the links above OR Visit: http://www.azshrm.org click on events calendar and then click on

September 15th

QUESTIONS: Kelsie McClendon, SPHR-AZSHRM HRCI Director, kmcclendon@totaltransit.com

For Questions on the HRCI (PHR/SPHR Exams): www.hrci.org

ALTERNATIVES:

OTTAWA UNIVERSITY Contact:  Dr. Kayong Holston  602-749-5203, (kayong.holston@ottawa.edu) Eight-week course uses SHRM Learning System, one night per week, four hours per night; three hours graduate level college credit and graded.  Starts March and September, approximate cost $1,950.

CAPELLA UNIVERSITY Course provided on line so access to web is only necessity.  Course very flexible and includes weekly on line sessions, tests to monitor progress.  SHRM Learning System included in tuition of $1,340 per participant.  Call toll free1-888-227-3552X9039 or www.capella.edu.

UNIVERSITY OF PHOENIX The online PHR/SPHR test preparation program involves one 10 week course. The tuition for this course is $1350 per participant. In addition, students must purchase the SHRM Learning System (through the University of Phoenix) of written materials and software to be used in the program for approximately $460 plus shipping and handling. Instructors have a current and active HR license, have taken the exam within the last three years, and have at least a master’s degree. For more information contact us at TestPrep@phoenix.edu or 866-992-2790.

RIO SALADO COLLEGE On-line test preparation course to study for the PHR exam.  Weekly start each Monday, $71 credit.    MGT289  — Professional in Human Resources (PHR) Test Preparation – 3 credits.  Prerequisites:  None. www.riosalado.edu/programs/pages/certification

The HRCI Prep Class Contact: Jack W. Milligan SPHR, GPHR 602-274-0711 The HRCI Prep Class is the only thirteen-week course in the valley.  Both pre and post tests and six interim examinations,  uses SHRM Learning system, one night per week, 3.5 hours per night, 4.5 CEU’s, with certification and letter grade issued.  Starts Feb. and Sept., cost $1,500.

MOUNTAIN STATES EMPLOYERS COUNCIL MSEC offers a ten-week program, one-week boot camp, and self-study programs for HR professionals in preparing for the SPHR and PHR certifications.  MSEC employment lawyers and HR professionals use the SHRM Learning System, as well as MSEC study materials.  Costs of the programs vary from $645 to $1,295.  MSEC pass rates are 90% for PHR and 85% for SPHR. MSEC also offers a 2 ½ day SPHR Strategic Recertification Program where you can earn all 15 strategic credits for $395.  Visit www.msec.org.  Contact Pam Bennison, SPHR at (602) 955-7588pbennison@msec.org

CUSTOMIZED CLASSES AT YOUR LOCATION Jack Milligan will present a twelve-week class at your company location with a minimum of 10 students.  Same structure as above, except at your company location in a suitable class room environment.  Mix students from many employers or all from one.  Cost depends on location, facilities and # of students.

MOUNTAIN STATES EMPLOYERS COUNCIL Two different study methods offered.  Ten week course using the S/PHR Study Guide, one night per week, three hours per night.  Three day intensive prep class.   Courses taught by employment law attorneys and certified HR professionals at MSEC’s Scottsdale office.  Call 602.955.7558 for additional information.

SHRM sponsored three-day seminar Given in various cities throughout the country Contact:  SHRM Education Department 800-283-7476 x3 or www.edu@shrm.org. Three day course, classes 8:30 to 5 each day with evening work, uses SHRM Learning System, not graded, taught by certified HR professionals or attorneys, approximate cost $1,295 for members or $1,540 for non-members, plus transportation and lodging.

SELF-STUDY You can purchase the SHRM Learning System, $650 members, $795 non-members and study on your own.  An assessment exam is available to help guide your study.”  To order contact SHRM Learning System Distribution Center at (800) 444-5006, option #2 or (651) 905-2663, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. CST, M-F.  You could also use the same Mathis Jackson text book that the STATE COUNCIL classes use, which costs about $300.  Contact Betty Doran 480-759-1593.