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HR Certification

    Each semester Cyclone SHRM hosts a Certification Study group (based on demand) to help members reach their goals of becoming PHR, SPHR and GPHR certified. For more information, please contact:

    Teresa Rummer, Education Chair,

    Members who pass the PHR, SPHR, or GPHR exam qualify for a free one-year membership to the Cyclone Chapter of SHRM as our gift to you for achieving this significant accomplishment!

    Online Training Programs

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    Online PHR/SPHR Test Preperation

    Iowa College Learning Programs

    Iowa Programs Directory

    Certified or Re-certified recently?
    Let us know! Just send an email to Teresa Rummer at

    Did you know that there are currently
     40 actively certified PHR, SPHR
    and GPHR professionals in our chapter?

    It is our pleasure to announce the recent certification of the following members:

    • Chelsey Aisenbrey
    • Marcella Burkheimer

    News from HRCI

    Exam Eligibility Requirements to Change in 2011

    The new requirements will include education and experience components.

    How Your Certification Can Help You in Your Job Search
    Many employers look for HR certification when making hiring decisions.

    Start the New Year Off Right. Update Your HR Certification Profile!
    The HR Certification Institute corresponds with our certificants primarily through email.

    Apply Now! SHRM HR Graduate Study Fellowship
    SHRM is now accepting applications for the Susan R. Meisinger Fellowship.

    Low-Cost Recertification Activities
    In these tough economic times maintaining your certification is more important than ever. Read more about low-cost recertification activities by clicking here.

    Don’t Procrastinate – Start Recording Recertification Today
    The HR Certification Institute’s online recertification system was designed specifically to allow certificants to record their recertification activities as they are obtained. Start your year off right by updating your recertification file as you go.

    New Online Feature
    If you are a local SHRM Chapter member, you can now go into “My Online Profile” and notify your chapter of your certification by going to the “chapter notification link.” Even if you have been certified for years, you should complete the chapter notification to be sure that your chapter has accurate records of your accomplishment.