TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (August 8, 2013) – Tallahassee
Community College's Division of Workforce Development has announced new human
resource certification courses. The courses target current professionals and
job-seekers who wish to increase their human resource knowledge, and provide an
opportunity for them to earn their Professional in Human Resources (PHR) or
Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) certification.
The courses are offered in partnership with the Society for
Human Resource Management. The curriculum was designed by subject matter
experts and covers the 2013 HR Certification Institute’s body of knowledge,
which is the #1 PHR/SPHR certification preparation program.
The instructor-led courses will help participants to become
more valuable employees, give them an advantage when applying for new jobs, and
expand their knowledge and understanding of the HR profession.
The courses will be taught at the TCC Capitol Center and will
run from September 10 to October 17, 2013. Registration is now open. The price
for the preparatory course will be $995. After the course is completed,
participants will decide which exam, the PHR or the SPHR, to sit in on.
“Human resources certification is a vital, distinguishing
skill to have in the private and public sectors," said Kimberly Moore,
vice president for workforce development. "We are glad to expand our
training with these courses and to meet the needs of working
For more information about the courses, visit workforce.tcc.fl.edu or
call (850) 201-8069.