HRCI’s number one selling HR certification prep option enhances prep program for HR professional exams to accelerate learner success

CHICAGO, June 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BenchPrep, a comprehensive learner success platform company that enables the world's leading education, training, and assessment companies to build and deliver best-in-class online learning programs, has announced a revamped course structure for the BenchPrep HR Learning System

The BenchPrep HR Learning System is the number one selling digital prep option for the HR Certification Institute® (HRCI®), which has helped more than 500,000 professionals earn HR certifications by developing and administering the Professional in Human Resources® (PHR®) and Senior Professional in Human Resources® (SPHR®) exams. The new course structure reflects HRCI’s updates to the upcoming August 2018 exam course outlines, which are re-designed to put a greater emphasis on employee experience, data-driven decisions, and business results.

As part of the BenchPrep HR Learning System’s ongoing efforts to improve the user experience and increase learner readiness, the PHR and SPHR prep courses are now offered as two separate self-paced learning paths for each exam.  These updates have made the learning program more comprehensive and personalized for learners, and ensures all prep materials pertain to the specific exam for which candidates are preparing.  Both the PHR and SPHR courses include functional area review sessions, key learning objectives, and authentic sample questions to complement other engaging learning features that provide learners with the necessary tools to successfully prepare for and pass the exams.  

"These updates and improvements to BenchPrep's PHR and SPHR prep courses showcase the phenomenal work and expertise of our instructional design team," said Ashish Rangnekar, CEO of BenchPrep. "Our data shows that learners achieve a pass rate that is 55% higher than average when they prepare for HR exams through BenchPrep’s platform, and these course enhancements should help to further improve the user experience and outcomes for learners."

The new PHR and SPHR prep courses are now available on and In the fall of 2018, a new fully comprehensive course version will be released for institutions that only administer one class.

About BenchPrep
Based in Chicago, BenchPrep enables the world's leading education, training, and assessment companies build and deliver best-in-class online learning programs. The company’s innovative enterprise SaaS learner success solutions are disrupting the exam prep, continuing education, certification and credentialing markets by providing an unmatched learning experience. Customers include ACT, Becker Professional Education, AAMC, CFA Institute, CompTIA, GMAC, ProLiteracy, HR Certification Institute, Hobsons, McGraw Hill Education, OnCourse Learning, and Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. More than 3 million learners have used BenchPrep’s platform to attain academic and professional success. To discover more about BenchPrep, please visit

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