Essentials of Human Resource Management

Learn to handle basic human resource functions to ensure the best possible results.
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AUD$269 RRP $499

Quick Facts

  • Delivery Method Online
  • Professional Certificate
  • 24hrs Suggested Study Time
  • 8 Weeks Access
  • Tutor Support
  • Mobile and Tablet Friendly
  • 6506 Students

What's it all about?

No matter what role we play in an organisation, we are all affected by human resources. This course is designed to help people without experience in human resources to understand this very vital link in the organisational chain. It will prepare both managers and business owners to handle basic human resource functions in a way that will ensure the best possible result. In particular, attention is given to the hiring process, including ways to locate quality employees in a competitive labor market. Employee rights and the legal side of the human resource field are also covered.

Courses are delivered to you through expertly executed lessons, online instruction and interaction with like-minded students. Our courses are designed to deliver all of the benefits of studying in a classroom whilst giving you the flexibility to study at a time and place to suit your needs. You can access your classroom 24/7 from any device with an internet connection.

New sessions of each course start monthly and last for six weeks. You’ll gain access to two lessons a week (for a total of 12 lessons) helping you pace your learning. There are no set times for you to study, you can log in and out at any time and complete the course at your own pace. Your expert tutor will guide and facilitate your course, answering any questions you have and providing guidance and feedback. You’ll complete comprehensive lessons, quizzes and assignments before submitting your final exam at the end of the course to achieve your certificate.

Session start dates are listed below. Has the start date already passed? Don’t worry, you can join a class up to 2 weeks after the start date!

Start Dates:

  • 16 August
  • 13 September
  • 18 October
  • 08 November

Who's the instructor?

Ann Nevers

With a law degree and masters in health law, Ann Nevers is involved in dispute resolution in areas of business, employment, and health care. She regularly teaches courses in business law, employment law, dispute resolution, and health care. She ha... Read more

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What's involved?

  • Lesson 1- The History of Human Resources
  • Lesson 2- Human Resources Functions in Today's Organization
  • Lesson 3- The Hiring Process: Part 1
  • Lesson 4- The Hiring Process: Part 2
  • Lesson 5- Finding Employees in a Competitive Labor Market
  • Lesson 6- Retaining Quality Employees
  • Lesson 7- Respecting Employee Rights
  • Lesson 8- Laws Relating to Human Resources
  • Lesson 9- Policy Making
  • Lesson 10- Employee Communications
  • Lesson 11- Administration of Employee Benefit Programs
  • Lesson 12- Human Resources—A Source of Quality

What do others think?

‘Ann Nevers is an exceptional instructor who not only provides excellent lessons, but responds to all discussion area notes in a timely manner. I hope Ann decides to add more classes as she has a wealth of knowledge to share with others, and is a terrific instructor!’

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The Learning Environment

From the moment that you enrol in Essentials of Human Resource Management you will become an integral part of our learning community. You will experience the perks of classroom studies such as chatting by the water cooler or sharing your opinion on a specific task, all in your own home.

Tutor support during your learning is flawless, friendly and encouraging. You will learn from your professional tutor who is not only knowledgeable and highly skilled but is a passionate industry expert. Our ethos is that if you succeed, we succeed. As with any studies, learning can be intense, yet you will soon realise that your hard work and commitment will be both personally and professionally rewarding.

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