Announcing WMPRSA’s APR Bootcamp

If you ever wanted to gain Accreditation in Public Relations (APR), now is the time!

West Michigan PRSA is pleased to offer an APR bootcamp on Friday, October 7 from 1-5:00 p.m. and Saturday, October 8, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m on the Grand Rapids campus of Ferris State University. The cost is $40 and includes 10 hours of instruction, lunch on Saturday, an APR study guide, and other helpful resources. Space is limited, so RSVP today at add link.

Why Become Accredited?

Accreditation sets you apart as a certified expert in the field of PR. It gives your employer and clients more confidence in your knowledge and skills. Accreditation demonstrates your expertise to the executive suite and positions you for career advancement as a proven industry leader.

Did you know… research shows that accredited PR professionals make nearly 20 percent more than non-accredited practitioners? Plus, more and more job postings are requiring the APR designation for hiring. Become accredited and gain the satisfaction of knowing that you are among the most dedicated, knowledgeable, and determined PR professionals in the nation.

Questions? Contact WMPRSA APR Chair, Dr. Patrick Bishop, at


About Derek DeVries

A communications / public relations / social media pro in West Michigan trying to get past the beta version of his life cycle.
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