Human Resources Professionals Association (HRPA)

Human Resources Professionals Association (HRPA)

The Human Resources Professionals Association protects the public interest by governing and regulating the professional practice of its more than ​​​​​24,000​ member registrants. ​​

In enhancing its status as a regulatory association, HRPA advances the professionalization of HR and acknowledgment of the profession as a key driver of organizational success by:

  • ensuring competent and ethical HR practice,
  • creating compelling value propositions for all in HR to become members,
  • providing strong and respected designations based on a globally recognized body of knowledge, and​
  • validation of that capability through rigorous examination and supervision of experience. ​