Programs & Workshops

Human Resource Professional in Agricultural (HRPA)Julia Rubbo, HRPA Office Manager Valley Farm Management, Inc.

APMA Human Resource Professional in Agriculture Certificate Program has a unique focus on agriculture and incorporates a wide range of topics that will help HR professional advance to the next level. It was developed and now being presented by the leading consultants in the field. The program is designed for working adults, with classes scheduled strategically to minimize disruption to your work. We invite all HR professionals to complete this certificate program and stay current on various issues, from legal compliance to employee relations.  Graduates for this program will receive

a prestigious designation of Human Resource Professional

in Agriculture (HRPA).

New! To enter your HRPA Recertification Requirement please click here

To register online: Click Here

SALINAS: HR Cert Program Salinas 2019 flier


September 13, 2019HR 102: Labor & Employment Laws for Agriculture – HR 102 Salinas 9.13.2019

September 26, 2019 HR 103: Effective Recruitment, Selection & Retention

October 2, 2019  HR 105: Managing Employee Benefit Programs

October 16, 2019 Workers’ Compensation in California

October 25, 2019  HR 104: Managing Employee Compensation Programs

November 6, 2019 HR 107: Information and Cost Analysis in Human Resource Management

November 21, 2019 HR 106: Human Resource Development

December 12, 2019 HR 108: Leadership for Human Resource Management




Please click here to view the flier: H-2A Roundtable Program 2019

Power Point presentations from 2019 H-2A Sessions:

USDOL_H-2A_Overview_June-2019_WHD Roundtable_FINAL
DOL-OFLC_FLAG-Presentation_May 2019

Mission Statement

Our Mission is to encourage and develop creative leadership and effective personnel management within the agribusiness community. We accomplish this by disseminating information through area meetings, workshops, newsletters and bulletins, and our Annual Forum.