November 15, 2017

Certified HR Associate (CHRA) by HREAP

CERTIFIED HUMAN RESOURCE ASSOCIATE (CHRA) is an assessment examination of the basic knowledge in the field of human resource management by the Human Resource Educators’ Association of the Philippines, Inc. (HREAP). The examination is designed to assess the fundamental knowledge that a human resource practitioner must possess.


This is a 3-hour examination divided into two (2) sets.

SET (1) Recruitment and selection, workplace learning and development, compensation & benefits, performance management, job analysis and design, and risk management.

SET (2) Labor and HR related laws.

You are eligible to take the CHRA if you fall into ANY of the following categories:

Category A. Graduates or graduating students of BSBA Human Resource Management, BS/AB Psychology, Guidance & Counseling, Organizational Management, Behavioral Science, Public Administration, Legal Management, and Law/Juris Doctor.

Category B. Graduates of MA Psychology, MBA Major in HR and MPA Major in Personnel Administration.

Category C. Any 4-year degree holders with at least 1 year HR related work experience e.

Category D. Tertiary faculty members handling HR related subjects/courses.

Category E. People Managers (Directors, Managers, Supervisors, Department Heads, Team Leaders) with any 4-year degree.

Process and requirements:

  1. Fill-out the online application and check your email for confirmation of online registration.
  2. Pay the assessment examination fee and send proof of payment along with the requirements.
  3. Wait for confirmation of your payment with all the details of the assessment examination, downloadable reviewers, reference materials, and recorded labor law review session.

Available Schedule: 

  • May 18, 2024
  • June 22, 2024

***Subject to availability of slots.  Please take note that slots are only confirmed after payment.

Once done with the payment, HREAP will provide downloadable reviewers, reference materials, and recorded labor law review session.

Assessment Examination Fee: Php 1,700

Testing Center: Online

For request to conduct CHRA in your school, please email us at

To know more details, download CHRA Information Sheet.