Value of Certification
The Value of Your Certification
Earning the PHR, SPHR, GPHR, PHR/CA or SPHR/CA credential demonstrates to you and your organization that you commit to a higher standard.
If you’re an HR professional, when you become HR certified, you
- show you know the most current principles and core practices of HR management
- become more marketable when you compete for top HR positions
- raise your professional confidence among your staff and your peers
If you’re an employer, when you insist on certification for your professional HR staff, you help to ensure updated HR programs and policies in your organization. See how a certified HR staff can help your organization stay competitive and current on important HR-related issues.
96% of employers state that a certified job applicant has a greater hiring advantage than a non-certified job applicant.
91% of employers state that a certified HR professional is more likely to be considered for promotion than a non-certified HR professional.
81% of employers believe that a certified HR professional has greater job security than a non-certified HR professional.