MindEdge Achieves HR Certification Institute Approved Provider Status

September 23, 2008

HR Certification Institute Approved Provider logoMindEdge has been approved as an Approved Provider by the HR Certification Institute. As an Approved Provider, MindEdge may offer recertification credit hours for human resource professionals who successfully complete its courses and programs. These hours will be recognized by the HR Certification Institute for credit in its credentialing programs.

The HR Certification Institute, an affiliate of the Society for Human Resource Management, develops and delivers credentialing programs to validate mastery in the field of human resource management and to promote organizational effectiveness.

The Institute awards five credentials: PHR, SPHR, GPHR, plus PHR-CA and SPHR-CA. They are acronyms, respectively, for Professional in Human Resources, Senior Professional in Human Resources, Global Professional in Human Resources, and the state-specific certifications for California.

MindEdge will begin offering HR Certification Institute credit hours on many of its Winchester Center for Management Development courses. MindEdge is also an Authorized Provider for the International Association of Continuing Education Training (IACET) and a Global Registered Education Provider for the Project Management Institute.

"As an approved provider for the HR Certification Institute, MindEdge will be able to better meet the needs of human resource managers who are seeking further professional development," said Jefferson Flanders, president and CEO of MindEdge. "MindEdge's self-paced online management courses, offered through the Winchester Center for Management Development, are ideal for those who appreciate the convenience and ease of web-based training."

About HR Certification Institute

HR Certification Institute is an internationally recognized certifying body for the HR profession. The HR Certification Institute has awarded more than 95,000 credentials in more than 70 countries to HR professionals who have passed rigorous exams to demonstrate their mastery and real-world application of forward-thinking HR practices, policies, and principles. HR Certification Institute is an affiliate of the Society for Human Resource Management. Visit www.hrci.org.

About MindEdge

MindEdge, a learning company based in Waltham, MA, provides leadership, management, communication, and educational solutions for organizations to help them meet their objectives.

Contact

For more information, contact Jefferson Flanders, President of MindEdge, at 781-250-1805, or email jflanders@mindedge.com.