PRSA-LA offers professional development seminars throughout the year.  Be sure to visit the What’s Happening page for details on events as they become available.

Click here for a complete list of PRSA Professional Development opportunities offered by national PRSA!

Be sure to watch for details on local chapter professional development opportunities as they become available.


LMU Extension offers a new Public Relations Certificate that’s perfect for young PR pros seeking to enhance their careers by learning new practical professional development tools. It is being taught by a veteran communications expert and former LA Times journalist. Participants will learn the fundamentals of PR, how it can help a company when practiced right and why it can hurt a company if not. It is an A to Z speed course on everything you need to know about using Public Relations to effectively launch or grown a business/product/service. Follow the link below to find out more about this 12-week evening PR certification that starts in September.