HR Certification Preparation Details

Rod Lacey is a 20+ year HR veteran and accomplished presenter and trainer. His practical experience and real-world examples will add memorable content to the HR body of knowledge required to pass a certification exam.

Rod has partnered with HRCP (Human Resource Certification Preparation) to provide affordable and current certification preparation materials, including multiple practice exams and interactive learning opportunities. All of Rod’s trainings will be offered both in-person or virtually.

Preparation courses will occur in one of two primary formats:

  • 3-day intensive course (8am – 6pm x 3 consecutive days) or
  • 11-week course (typically a weeknight, 6:00 – 9:0pm x 11 weeks)
    • Virtual attendance will be available for all courses offered
    • Virtual practice exams will be offered at no additional charge after the conclusion of each course

Contact Rod for more information on these and other potential discounts


Certification Preparation Dates and Locations

  • 5.5 Week VIRTUAL HR Certification Prep (PHR / SPHR, SHRM-CP / SHRM-SCP) Spring 2019. Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6 – 8:45pm MST Click HERE to register.

Additional sections available upon request.

Don’t see a location you like?
Have an empty company conference room, some interested colleagues, and want a big discount?
Email rod@sunstonehr.com


Certification Preparation Price

Currently the BEST VALUE for Certification Preparation Courses in Utah and the surrounding areas, Sunstone HR’s certification preparation pricing is as follows:

  • Baseline price per participant                                       $850

HRCP offers two options in preparation course materials (print or online), one of which is required for course participation. Both options contain identical information and multiple practice exams:

  • aPHR Print Edition                                                             $225
  • aPHR Online Edition                                                          $160
  • PHR/SPHR (SHRM-CP, SHRM-SCP) Print Edition           $345
  • PHR/SPHR (SHRM-CP, SHRM-SCP) Online Edition        $245 

Note: The certification preparation courses are not a substitute for a certification examination. The HRCI or SHRM exam registration is separate, and testing fees are not covered by certification preparation courses. Please click on the below links for additional information.

HRCI Certification Information 

SHRM Certification Information

The HR Certification Institute® (HRCI®) does not endorse any particular preparation program or offering. We encourage prospective certification holders to use a variety of resources that reflect their learning styles and needs. Purchasing a certification product is NOT required and HRCI does not guarantee that an individual will pass based on the purchase of a certification preparation product.
The red-and-purple HR design, aPHR, PHR and SPHR are trademarks of registered trademarks of Human Resource Certification Institute, Inc. in the U.S. and other countries. Used Under License.