Policies and Procedures

Our Certification Handbook contains complete information about HR certification exam policies and procedures, outlining eligibility requirements, exam content, application and testing process. Certification candidates must follow all procedures and deadlines detailed in the exam handbook.

HRCI Certification Policies and Procedures Handbook

This handbook contains complete information about the aPHR, PHR, PHRca, SPHR, GPHR, PHRi (formerly HRBP), SPHRi (formerly HRMP) exams. It outlines the eligibility requirements, exam content, application and testing process. Certification candidates must follow all procedures and deadlines in this handbook. Please contact the HR Certification Institute with additional questions.

HRCI Certification Policies and Procedures Handbook