The Professional in Human Resource Certification exam is a standalone certification from HRCI with the exam code PHR. The certification is targeted at Human Resource professionals who are involved in the understanding of the fundamental knowledge, that is needed for effective HR management. They focus on program implementation and have tactical/logistical orientation. The exam covers describing the concepts of business management and strategy, human resource development, employee, and labor relations.
The Senior Professional in Human Resource Certificate exam is a standalone certification from HRCI with the exam code SPHR. The certification is targeted at Human Resource professional who plans, rather than implements, HR policy, focuses on the "big picture," has ultimate accountability in the HR department, has breadth and depth of knowledge in all HR disciplines and understands the business beyond the HR function and influences the overall organization.
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|What is the exam registration fee?||
|Where do I take the exam?||Person VUE|
|What are the pre-requisites of the exam?||
HRCI has the following pre-requisites for Professional in Human Resources certification:
HRCI has the following pre-requisites for Senior Professional in Human Resources certification:
|How many questions are asked in the exam?||The exam contains 175 questions.|
|What is the duration of the exam?||180 minutes|
|What is the passing score?||500
(on a scale of 0-700)
|What is the exam's retake policy?||
In the event that you fail your first attempt at passing PHR and SPHR certification exam, HRCI's retake policy is:
|What is the validity of the certification?||PHR/SPHR certification is valid for three years. Recertification is required through demonstrated professional development or retaking the exam.|
|Where can I find more information about this exam?||To know more about the PHR-SPHR, click here.|
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