This program assists Alabama’s public personnel administrators to conduct their functions in a professional, effective, and efficient manner. The educational curriculum is designed to provide the legal, theoretical and practical knowledge required to develop and implement effective and legally sound personnel policies, practices, and procedures.
Those eligible to achieve certification are public personnel administrators, professionals, and administrative support staff who are responsible for various phases of personnel administration and employed in an Alabama governmental organization.
Through successful completion of specified coursework and a comprehensive examination, individuals achieve the designation of “Alabama Certified Human Resource Professional or Alabama Certified Human Resource Specialist.”
With the support and sponsorship of the Government and Economic Development Institute Auburn University, the Association of County Commissions of Alabama, the Alabama League of Municipalities, the education program maintains a focus on issues that are pertinent to public personnel in Alabama.
AAPPA Exam Deadline December 14, 2018
Course Registration/Cancellation Rule:
Provided that space is available, receipt of the registration form, email, or online enrollment constitutes registration. Written cancellations, received fifteen (15) working days prior to the beginning of the program will be honored with a partial refund of the registration fee, but will be assessed a $50 administrative charge. Due to commitments to instructors and meeting facilities, late cancellations or non-attendance will not be refunded and full payment is required. Substitutions for registered participants may be made at any time. Questions? Contact: Leslie Hamby at GEDI@auburn.edu, or call 334-844-4782.
FSLA, FMLA, USERAA and Other DOL Laws
September 20-21, 2018
Federal and State Laws
November 8-9, 2018
Performance Appraisals & Employee Evaluation
March 28-29, 2019
Overview of Public Personnel Administration
October 3-4, 2019
ACRMS: Benefits Administration
December 7, 2018
ACPS: Legal Foundations of Payroll Processing
April 12, 2019
ACPS: Payroll Processes I
May 10, 2019
ACPS: Payroll Processes II
June 7, 2019
Safety and Health
November 2, 2018
December 7, 2018
ACRMS: Risk Management Legal Foundations
February 22, 2019
ACRMS: Risk Management Basics
April 26, 2019