The Human Resources Institute of Alberta (HRIA) submitted an application for self-regulation under the Professional and Occupational Associations Registration Act (POARA) in December of 2014.
Of note, HRIA is the professional association dedicated to strengthening the human resources profession and upholding the highest standards of practice. It is also the exclusive certifying body in Alberta for Chartered Professionals in Human Resources (CPHR), the professional standard in Canada.
At the 14 March 2017 Human Resources Institute of Alberta membership meeting there was discussion regarding exactly what that means.
Continue here to read the full article that was originally posted to LinkedIn on March 17, 2017.
This article was also published by HRIA on their website found here.