Certificate in Human Resource Management
The programme will give you the knowledge, skills and competencies to become effective employees in the areas of Human Resources This programme is aimed at those already working in a HR environment, or in a small, medium or large business, or aspiring to do so. Developed in association with industry, this specialist course promotes a critical awareness of the most recent advances in Human Resources and legislative changes in this functional area and the critical contribution of the function to business efficiencies and effectiveness.
"The overall objective of this programme is to help participants develop as effective Human Resource Management (HRM) practitioners and utilise the key skills required in this specialist area. On completion of this programme students will have: • A greater awareness of the organisational context of Human Resource Management (HRM). • An understanding of the key issues that impact on HRM. • Practiced and developed, under expert guidance, a range of skills relevant to HRM"
• Role of HRM in Organisations • Resourcing Talent • Professional Development, Career Planning and Work Based Learning • Performance and Reward Management • Employee Relations • Group Project and Integrative Learning
"Mature applicants (i.e., over 23 years) or Leaving Certificate Grade O6 at ordinary level in five subjects in the Leaving Certificate. Two of these subjects must be Mathematics and a language (English or Irish) or QQI Level 5 - Full award with a minimum of eight modules "
Graduates of this programme can progress to Year two of Higher Certificate in Business also delivered by the Department of Lifelong Learning in an online/blended format. Graduates from this programme take up management positions across a multi-disciplinary range of industries. The competencies developed on the programme enable the learner to excel in their role as a HR manager and to harness the people capabilities within their business to drive competitive advantage.