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.
Job Analysis & Job Descriptions
April 5-6, 2018
FSLA, FMLA, USERAA and Other DOL Laws
September 20-21, 2018
Federal and State Laws
November 8-9, 2018
Legal Foundations of Payroll Processing
April 13, 2018
Payroll Processes Course 1
May 4, 2018
Payroll Processes Course 2
June 15, 2018
Accounting Foundations of Payroll Processes
July 20, 2018
Risk Management Legal Foundations
February 23, 2018
Risk Management Basics
April 27, 2018
August 17, 2018
Safety and Health
November 2, 2018
December 7, 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.