HRCI/CLE Credits

They provide certifications essential for human resource professionals. We all provide continuing education essential for a thriving business community. We’re all for Ohio.

Your business needs its people who deal with human resource-related matters to be certified. It helps protect you, your business and your employees.
That is why more and more employers are listing HR certification as “required” or “preferred” on their job postings. They have the peace of mind that their HR professionals have proven mastery of the intricate HR laws and core practices that make an organization successful.

The HR Certification Institute awards HR certification exams to HR professionals who:

• meet strict professional experience and educational requirements
• pass a challenging exam
• maintain their credentials through continuing HR education

In an HR Certification Institute survey of top business leaders:

• 50% said that recruiters consider a job candidate’s certification status when they decide whom to interview—and hire—for HR positions
• 48% said that their company believes that HR-certified professionals give them a competitive edge
• 50% said that certified HR professionals show better motivation, HR knowledge, and performance than non-certified HR professionals do


That is why the Ohio Chamber of Commerce, through our HR Academy programing, provides these essential certifications to help educate business professionals and strengthen Ohio’s business community.