Essentials of Human Resource Management
This certificate is designed for individuals who are interested in or new to the field of human resources, and also for managers who are looking for some additional training in the primary HR functions. The Essentials of Human Resource Management certificate is a true introduction to human resource management. The primary focus of this course is to provide participants with a broad overview of the human resource functions. This course is led by a SHRM certified instructor and utilizes the official SHRM curriculum.
The course consists of six modules to be offered over two days, for a total of 17 contact hours.
The course includes readings, lectures, class discussions, application activities, and a test. The discussions will help students make connections between the readings and the lectures, while the application activities assist in applying new concepts to their workplace. Online and in-class testing will help gauge the level of understanding of the material.
The course is specifically designed for employees with management responsibilities:
- Entry-level human resource professionals
- Supervisors and line managers who have the responsibility for interviewing and training employees
- Individuals seeking a career in human resources
- Employees with management responsibilities
- Staffing specialists
- Benefits coordinators
- HR administrators
- Payroll assistants
However, individuals considering a career in Human Resources will also benefit from this overview course.
At the conclusion of this course, each participant will receive a personal certificate if all requirements are met.