Nevada Association of Employers (NAE) has partnered with Capital Associated Industries (CAI) to provide NAE members with access to web-based study courses to prepare for your Associate Professional in Human Resources (aPHR), Professional in Human Resources (PHR), or Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) certification exam.

aPHR™ Live Web-Based Study Course  
The aPHR™, which demonstrates foundational knowledge of human resource operations as practiced in the United States, is the first ever HR certification designed for professionals who are embarking on an HR career or transitioning into the HR field.

This new designation is perfect for individuals planning a career in human resources starting with high school graduates and college students seeking a degree in HR, those serving in HR support roles or who have HR responsibilities but do not currently hold an HR position, as well as military personnel seeking HR professional development or transitioning to civilian HR roles will be particularly interested in this certification. The only Eligibility Requirements to sit for the Exam are a high school diploma or global equivalent and you must be located in the United States.

In addition to the exceptional instruction, you will receive many tools to prepare you for the exam including:

  • Study Manual
  • On-line access to a Learning Management System with ability to earn badges for completing certain milestones and communicate directly with “friends”
  • Best Practices on how to take standardized tests
  • Comprehensive Final Practice Exams

PHR®/SPHR® Live Web-Based Study Course
So you’d like to take a high-quality study course for the PHR® or SPHR® exam, but you can’t miss the time at the office. Now, from the comfort of your own home, you can participate in one of the most comprehensive PHR®/SPHR® certification preparatory programs to be found.

CAI now offers our highly successful PHR®/SPHR® Certification Study Course over the Web. Our study course is led by David Siler (SPHR, GPHR, HRBP, HRMP), Managing Partner of Distinctive HR, Inc. David’s PHR®/SPHR® students average an extremely impressive pass rate of more than 90%, while the national pass rates in the most recent test period were around 50%.

In addition to exceptional instruction and interaction, you will receive many tools* to prepare yourself for the exam, including:

  • Study Manual
  • David Siler’s “Seven Princes” book
  • Set of Flashcards
  • Downloadable audio files
  • On-line access to hundreds of practice exam questions
  • On-line access to testing games and videos on tough topics
  • On-line access to Learning Management System with ability to earn badges for completing certain milestones and communicating with “friends”
  • Access to a private Online Study Group
  • Talk directly with the Instructor during “Online Office Hours”
  • Best Practices on how to take standardized tests
  • Comprehensive Final Practice Exam

To sign up for this study course (aPHR): Click here

To sign up for this study course (PHR/SPHR): Click here 

Fall 2018 Schedule
Thursdays: September 20, 2018 – November 8, 2018
6:00pm – 9:00pm (EST)

November 28 & 29, 2018
9:00am – 4:00pm (EST)

Spring & Fall 2019 Schedule
February 28 & March 1, 2019
9:00am – 4:00pm (EST)

June 20 & June 21, 2019
9:00am – 4:00pm (EST)

October 24 & October 25, 2019
9:00am – 4:00pm (EST)

Fall 2018 Schedule
Fridays: September 7, 2018 – December 7, 2018
1:00pm – 4:00pm (EST)

Tuesdays: September 25, 2018 – December 18, 2018
6:00pm – 9:00pm (EST)

Sundays: October 7, 2018 – January 13, 2019
6:00pm – 9:00pm (EST)


Spring 2019 Schedule
Tuesdays: January 22, 2019 – April 9, 2019
6:00pm – 9:00pm (EST)

Sundays: February 24, 2019 – May 19, 2019
6:00pm – 9:00pm (EST)


Fall 2019 Schedule
Tuesdays: September 3, 2019 – November 19, 2019
6:00pm – 9:00pm (EST)

Sundays: September 22, 2019 – December 15, 2019
6:00pm – 9:00pm (EST)

Not sure if you’re ready? Sign up to attend the FREE 60-minute webinar preview: Study Certification Course: What’s It All About?
Webinar instructions and materials will be mailed to you and will arrive on or around the start date for the session.