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Course SummaryPrepare yourself for the SPHR Certification Exam with this comprehensive study guide course. We've designed this course to help you review the information you will encounter when taking the test, and it includes short lessons and quizzes that can be accessed any time that's convenient.
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About This Course
You can use this course to review what you need to know to successfully take the SPHR Certification Exam. This study guide provides engaging lessons that cover human resources concepts that appear on the test. The lessons in this course will go over subjects such as:
- HR's impact on management, policies and procedures
- Employee development
- Development theories
- Employee relations, compensation and benefits
About the Exam
The SPHR Certification Exam is for a human resources professional who has mastered the high-level aspects of HR management. This is a computer-based test that has 175 multiple-choice questions on it. The test takes about 3 hours to complete. After paying the fee, applicants must find dates within open registration periods to take the exam. After successfully passing the exam, you'll find that the SPHR certification is valid for three years.
Preparing & Registering for the SPHR (Senior Professional in Human Resources) Certification Exam
This study guide was prepared and put together by human resources experts to give you the preparation that you need for this exam. Information about these human resources concepts and materials is conveyed through our engaging video and text lessons. Included in our resources are multiple self-assessment quizzes that give you the opportunity to not only test your knowledge but also keep track of your progress. Additionally, you will have the chance to contact our professional instructors with any questions you may have while going through the course.
Someone who wants to take this exam must have 4 years of HR experience with a Master's degree, 5 years of HR experience with a Bachelor's degree, or 7 years of HR experience with a high school diploma. The SPHR Certification Exam is offered through the HR Certification Institute and is offered all year long.
The Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) is a registered trademark of the HR Certification Institute, which is not affiliated with Study.com.
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