Time to Get Recertified

If you were certified in 2000, 2003, 2006, 2009, 2012 or 2015 then it’s time to get recertified!

Did you know?  You can now access your IPMA-HR courses and conference registrations, education history, certification history, committee, and online group memberships.  Sign in and view your profile and then click "My Activities."

How Do You Retain Your IPMA-HR Certification?

IPMA-SCP or IPMA-CP — an individual must accumulate 50 recertification points every three (3) years and submit a completed Criteria for Recertification Form.

Earning points towards recertification can begin immediately after receiving your initial IPMA-HR certification. Points cannot be carried over for future recertification.

Looking for Ideas on How to Obtain Your Recertification Points?

IPMA-HR offers many professional development programs that might suit your interests, including courses (online and on-site), webinars, and the International Training Conference and Expo

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All HR Related Courses Are Recognized!

IPMA-HR recognizes all HR related professional development courses, conferences, and webinars.  A certified individual will receive the following points upon their completion of their program: 

  • Programs spanning 6 hours or more per day = 3 recertification points.
  • Programs spanning less than 6 hours per day = 1 recertification point.

Recertification Fees

IPMA-HR Member (also chapter member) $200
Join IPMA-HR Now*
(This option includes a one year online membership with IPMA-HR recertification at the member rate.)
IPMA-HR Non-member $250


*Fees are due at the time of submission and can be paid by check, MasterCard or Visa.

All fees are subject to change.


Please contact us if you have any questions about certification.