Linda Hand has completed the Human Resource Professional Association (HRPA) certification process, and is now a Certified Human Resources Professional.
The overarching objective of HRPA's certification process is to ensure that those HR professionals who are certified by HRPA possess knowledge and skills in sufficient degree to competently perform important occupational activities and to protect the public interest.
The Certified Human Resources Professional (CHRP) designation is a nationally recognized level of achievement within the field of human resources. It reflects a conviction that the professional practice of human resources management can safeguard the interests of employers, employees and the business community. The designation represents continuing recognition of the bearer's professionalism.
The CHRP designation represents a commitment to a national standard of excellence, sets a benchmark for effective human resources practices, and emphasizes the strategic role of human resource management in business.