The designation "Accredited in Public Relations" (APR) indicates to both clients and colleagues that an individual has a high level of experience and competence, as well as a serious commitment to the profession. More and more employers are seeking accredited candidates for senior and management-level positions.

    APR Examination

    The Hampton Roads chapter is committed to promoting APR and advancing the profession. The Accreditation Committee offers a preparation course to prepare candidates for the readiness review panel and APR examination. Prospective candidate are also advised to visit the PRSA Accreditation website for details on applying for accreditation.

    Accreditation Committee

    Members interested in accreditation should contact Sid Bridge, APR.

    See who is accredited in Hampton Roads.

    10 Things You Can Do for Our APR Credential (PDF)