PHRca

Preparation

PHRca Preparation Overview

Preparing for exams can be overwhelming, especially when you don't know where to start. Fortunately, there are several options available that can assist you in the preparation of your PHRca exam.

There is no single preparation method that can meet every candidate's needs and we urge you to use a variety of tools and resources to enhance your understanding of general HR principles and HR exam content.

For upcoming preparation courses and programs, view our Exam Preparation Provider Directory

Build Your Own Bundle

HRCI has packaged together an assortment of self-study exam preparation options – bundles to help you save time and money!

Keep in mind that you may only build your own bundle at the time of your exam application. Learn more about how to apply for an HRCI examination.

Application Fee: $100 (application fee is non-refundable)
Exam Fee: $395
PHRca Second Chance Test Insurance by HRCI (optional): $250

All PHRca® Prep Products

Product Name Format Price Bundled Price
NEW!  PHRca® Timed Practice Exam by HRCI $85.00 $75.00
Go into your HRCI Certification Exam prepared and confident! HRCI Practice Exams enable you to get comfortable with the pace and challenge of HRCI exams. Test your PHRca knowledge and exam-taking proficiency with the PHRca Timed Practice Exam, with 50 timed practice questions and an analysis of your scores and performance in each HR content area. Reset and retake the timed exam as many times as you'd like. Access is granted for 180 days. Final purchases is non-refundable.

NEW!  PHRca® Untimed Practice Exam by HRCI $85.00 $75.00
Practice Exams by HRCI are smart and stress-free ways to get comfortable with the test-taking format and learn about your strengths and weaknesses. Test your PHRca knowledge with the PHRca Untimed Practice Exam, allowing you to put your HR knowledge to the test with 30 untimed exam questions. The PHRca Practice Exam provides detailed rationales of the correct and incorrect answers. Reset and retake the PHRca Practice Exam as many times as you'd like. Access is granted for 180 days. Final purchase is non-refundable.

NEW!  PHRca® Untimed and Timed Practice Exams by HRCI $150.00 $150.00
PHRca Timed and Untimed Practice Exam Bundle is the choice for credential candidates who want to test their HR knowledge under time pressure as well as have the option to explore questions and answers in more detail with untimed exam practice. This bundle option comes with both the PHRca Timed Practice Exam, including 50 timed practice questions and an analysis of your scores and performance in each HR content area, and the PHRca Untimed Practice Exam, with 30 untimed questions to give you deeper insight on the rationales of correct and incorrect answers. Access is granted for 180 days. Final purchase is non-refundable.

NEW!  PHRca® Exam Preparation Study Guide by Train Me Today $299.00 $225.00
The PHRca® Exam Preparation Study Guide is used as an independent self-paced study course in conjunction with the online class. The study guide is designed specifically to help students pass the HRCI PHRca exam. It provides all of the California specific functional areas required by HRCI in the same order that HRCI describes them. It includes a 264 page spiral bound PHRca® Exam Prep Study Guide plus an online classroom with over 300 Online Practice Exam Questions, Pre-recorded lectures, PowerPoint Study Guide, and Digital Flash Cards. You will receive a password by email to enter the classroom when your study guide ships. To learn more, click here.


NEW!  PHRca® Preparation Independent Self-Paced Study Course by CalHRSuccess $795.00 $695.00
The PHRca® Independent Self-Paced Study Course by CalHRSuccess gives you twelve hours of a recorded PowerPoint (PPT) presentation, your own discounted copy of the 367 page, soft-bound California Chamber of Commerce publication, "2020 HR Quick Guide for California Employers," 2 practice exams, flashcards, and finally, a copy of additional study information in the form of over 40 documents with California-specific compliance information for your reference. All of this information is provided for your convenient use whenever and wherever you wish and the Quick Guide Soft-bound book.