Archbright University

aPHR Certification Exam Preparatory Course

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If you are just beginning your HR journey, the Associate Professional in Human Resources (aPHR) is the perfect certification to help fast-track your career growth. And Archbright can help!

The aPHR is the first-ever HR certification designed for professionals at the start of their career and demonstrates foundational knowledge of Human Resources. But first, you must pass the exam!


Program Description

Archbright is pleased to offer a 5-week aPHR certification exam prep course that covers the six functional areas of the exam:

  • HR Operations
  • Employee Relations
  • Recruitment and Selection
  • Compensation and Benefits
  • Human Resource Development and Retention
  • Health, Safety, and Security

Program Requirements:

There are no admission requirements to enroll in our program, however certain criteria must be met for participants taking the aPHR exam. Visit for exam requirements.

aPHR Exam Requirements:

To apply for aPHR certification, you must have a high school diploma or global equivalent. No HR experience is required since this is a knowledge-based credential. For more information, see the certification information handbook or visit


Designed for:

Individuals New to HR



5 Weeks


Delivery Type:

Virtual Classroom





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