Date: Jun 17, 2014
Register For the HRPA Certificate Program

Agricultural Personnel Management Association (APMA), in conjunction with co-sponsoring organizations, will offer a series of courses in Salinas designed specifically for agricultural human resources professionals and others who address personnel matters for their company. Graduates of this program will earn a prestigious designation of Human Resource Professional in Agriculture (HRPA).

Classes can be taken individually or as part of a curriculum leading to a certificate and designation. This unique program consists of eight core courses that are required for the certificate, along with one elective. Participants may take courses in any sequence.  Each class offered also qualifies for six hours of general re-certification credit towards PHR, SPHR and GPHR through Human Resource Certification Institute.

Registration is now open! -- Please select either ‘full program’ for a discounted price or you can register for each session individually.

Program Brochure

Flier for the entire series with 2014 schedule


Co-sponsoring Organizations

  • Western Growers is proud to have Karen Timmins, vice president of human resources, lead the ‘Managing Employee Compensation’ classes.
    •  The first class is THIS Thursday, June 19 at the Catalinos Training Center — 4000 West Pleasant Valley Rd., Oxnard, CA 93033
    • The second class is being held on Wednesday, September 10, in Salinas (see address below)
  • Grower-Shipper Association of Central California
  • California Farm Labor Contractors Association
  • FELS
  • United Ag

Class Location:


512 Pajaro Street, Salinas, CA 93901


If you have any questions about this program and its cost or would like to receive email updates on upcoming classes in Salinas, please contact APMA’s Executive Director Julia Belliard.

WG Staff Contact

Karen Timmins
Sr. Vice President, Human Resources

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