HRCI Updates To The 2012 HR Certification Exams


We’ve all heard the buzz about the updates made to the HR Certification exams. But you may not be clear on what exactly is changing. That’s why we’re here! HRReview wants to make it as easy as possible to prepare you for your HR certification exam. So we’ve summed up everything that will be different on this year’s exams. HRCI Updates to the 2012 HR Certification Exams Body of Knowledge: The Body of Knowledge is updated every five years to reflect the changes in the field. The basic structure of six functional areas for both the PHR and SPHR Bodies of Knowledge has remained. Changes that will be incorporated include changing Functional Area 01 from Strategic Management to Business Management & Strategy and changing Functional Area 04 from Total Rewards to Compensation & Benefits. “In addition to changing the names of two of the exams’ functional areas, we have added … [Read more...]