Human Resources Management certificate
||Per Course (part-time)
||1-3 years (part-time)
||Clearbrook Centre (part-time)
|Days & Times
||Evening & weekend (part-time)
The Human Resources Management program is designed to provide you with a strategic outlook on the practice of human resources. Based on the required professional skills identified for the certified human resources professional designation, experienced professional’s present key HR practices and issues related to today’s workplaces. This program created for individuals currently working in the human resources field or wishing to enter the field. The HR program will be most beneficial to people who want to increase their level of knowledge and skills in order to manage their position more strategically or who wish to advance within the field.
UFV’s Human Resources Management certificate program will help prepare you to make the move from highly-skilled administrative assistant to a specialized HR professional, fully versed in the skills needed in the demanding HR profession. You will learn the basics of engaging employees, managing your employees’ performance, hiring employees, leadership skills, and much more. UFV offers small class sizes for individualized attention.
The program is divided into nine core courses and five elective courses as listed below. The full-time program includes all five elective courses, but if you are taking the program part-time, you only need to complete three of the five elective courses. Please note, the nine core courses and the three elective courses bust be completed within three years.
- Employment Development
- Employee Rewards: A Total Comprehensive Approach
- Handling HR Issues
- Hiring for Performance
- HR Policies and Procedures: The Basics
- Increasing Employee Engagement
- Managing Employee Performance
- Strategic Human Resources Management
- Understanding Leadership
- BC Employment Law
- Designing Employee Orientation programs
- Introduction to Labour Relations
- Measuring HR’s Impact
- Workplace Health and Safety
You will receive a grade mark for each course in the program on classroom participation, assignments, study projects, and examination results. Letter grades are awarded; students, if they choose, can order and pay for official transcripts upon completion of the entire program.
Who knows more about Human Resources Management duties than those who are currently working in the industry? Not only do our instructors have high academic qualifications, but they are also current, successful practitioners of the ideas they will be sharing with you. They are committed instructors who are passionate about communicating their knowledge and cultivating enthusiasm in their students.
In addition to a selection of Continuing Education courses and certificate programs, UFV offers master’s, bachelor’s, and associate degree programs as well as diplomas, trades certification, and other specialty certificate programs. For more information about programs at UFV please visit our homepage at ufv.ca. You may then be interested in contacting Student Services at 1-888-504-7441 to arrange a tour, attend a Becoming a Student info session, connect with an educational advisor, or arrange for career counseling.
Current Course Offerings
Please check back on December 15, 2014 for Winter course offerings.
updated Nov 19, 2014