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A Special Study Program to Obtain Your HRCI Certification

We are pleased to announce that Georgia Employers’ Association and the HR Certification InstituteTM have partnered together to offer Human Resources professionals a special study program to obtain their HRCI Certification.

The accomplishment of obtaining either a PHR or SPHR certification is a crucial step in your career development as an HR professional. HRCI certification provides industry accepted recognition as an experienced HR leader.  The knowledge gained from the certification process can increase your value to your organization and improve your overall marketability.

The training format will provide for an easier and focused path to successfully take the certification exam after course completion. Learn from a certified instructor and network with other HR professionals.

Classes begin July 31, 2018

Session One Postponed Until August 9

Course materials have been revised by the publisher. We’re postponing to receive the latest edition.

Six class sessions will be held through August and September, ending on September 20. The course of study will allocate time for each topic area that is covered on the certification exam.  The course material will include emphasis on the following areas:

  • Strategic Management
  • Workforce Planning
  • Employee and Labor Relations
  • HR Development
  • Compensation and Benefits
  • Occupational Safety, Health and Security

Classes will be held from 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM at the Fickling Building, 577 Mulberry Street, Macon, Georgia. Free parking and refreshments are provided. In order to purchase materials for everyone who is attending, the deadline for registration is July 6, 2018. No cancellations will be accepted after June 29, 2018.

Registration Costs:

GEA Members:$1,500

*Registration fees include 6 class sessions, plus all HRCI classroom materials.

Employees of GEA Member Companies Receive a $50 discount off the PHR, SPHR, or GPHR exam fee. Contact GEA for the current promo code. Learn more about HRCI Certification and Recertification Benefits for GEA Members.

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Register Now for GEA’s 2018 PHR/SPHR Training Series

Registration is closed for this GEA event.


July 31
August 9
August 21
August 30
September 11
September 20

Time: 9:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Location: 577 Mulberry Street
Cherry Blossom Room – 16th Floor


GEA Members: $1500
Non-Members: $1800

Registration Form

Please fill out this form to register for the 2018 PHR/SPHR Certification Training Program.