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).

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FRESNO: HR Cert Program Fresno 2019 flier

SANTA MARIA: HR Cert Program Santa Maria 2019 flier


May 28, 2019 –  HR 107 (Fresno): Information and Cost Analysis in HRM – HR 107 Fresno 5.28.2019

May 29, 2019 – HR 105 (Santa Maria): Managing Employee Benefit Programs – HR 105 Santa Maria 5.29.2019


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

Online registration

H2A sponsorship form 2019 Roundtables


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.