Diploma of Human Resources Management

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Foundation Education
  • Awarded by

    Foundation Education (RTO 22557)

  • Qualification


  • Study Mode


  • Payment Options

    Payment planUpfront payment

  • Duration

    Up to 12 months part-time

  • Start Date

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  • Course Fee

    Price may vary

  • Career Outcomes

    Human Resources Officer | Human Resources Manager | Human Resources Assistant | Human Resources Administrator | View all

This course meets the Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government's National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that's recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.

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  • In a Nutshell

    You're a people person who loves solving problems. Turn your skills into a rewarding new professional career with this online Diploma of Human Resources Management course (BSB50618) from Foundation Education.

    Designed for students with no formal work experience, this course is a practical opportunity to take your first step towards a professional career working as a human resources manager or officer. Delivered online, this course is flexible, to suit your schedule, and can get you qualified to work in human resources from home in less than a year.

    This foundation course covers the core principles and practices of human resources. You'll learn how to recruit, select, induct and manage a high-quality team, and how to create a supportive, safe and dynamic workplace environment that supports people to meet their goals. You'll build your management skills, and learn how to coach teams to success.

    If you're a natural problem-solver looking for a rewarding new career, this online course can help you turn your talents into a career in human resources. 

  • What You'll Need to Get In

    There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification.

    Computer Requirements

    In order to complete the on-line part of the course you will need regular access to the following:

    Computer:      Laptop or desktop computer with working speakers or headphone points

    Internet:        High speed internet such as Broadband or ADSL, T1/T2, fibre optic

                            (Dial-up access is not recommended)

    Windows :     Operating system – Windows 8 or above

    Internet Browser – Google Chrome, Firefox or Microsoft Internet Explorer 11

    MAC :            Operating system - OS X 10.14 Mojave or later

    Software:       Flash, Adobe Reader, Microsoft Word (or Open Office which is free to download)

  • Subject Breakdown

    In this human resources course, the subjects you may study include:

    • BSBHRM506 – Manage recruitment, selection and induction processes
    • BSBHRM512 – Develop and manage performance-management processes
    • BSBWRK520 – Manage employee relations
    • BSBWHS401 – Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs to meet legislative requirements
    • BSBHRM513 – Manage workforce planning
    • BSBHRM501 – Manage human resources services
    • BSBMGT502 – Manage people performance
    • BSBLDR402 – Lead effective workplace relationships
    • BSBLED501 – Develop a workplace learning environment
  • Why Foundation Education?

    Foundation Education is one of the few Registered Training Organisations (RTO) in Australia who endeavour to deliver flexible online training solutions designed to fit our students’ lifestyle. Since 1999, we’ve been focused on providing excellence in Vocational Education and Training and building partnership networks that drives the quality of graduates across each industry, with our partner RTO, the Australian Institute of Personal Trainers (AIPT). With more than 30 nationally recognised certificate and diploma level courses on offer, the Foundation Education difference means:
    Flexible Online Study – Courses that don’t require a practical placement are delivered 100% online so you can study whenever and wherever suits you. This also gives you the flexibility to choose your course length – whether that be the full term of your course or completing your study in as little as six months.
    Dedicated Student Support – Our industry experienced Subject Advisors, Assessors and Support Officers will support you from enrolment through to graduation. You can use them as often or as little as you like either via email or the telephone.
    Industry Relevant Courses – Course material is developed in consultation with industry experts to equip you with the job-ready skills and up-to-date knowledge required to support your career goals.

    Foundation Education provides a dedicated student support team throughout your studies. Whether it is access to experienced Subject Advisors, Assessors or general Support Officers, we will support you from enrolment right through to graduation. You can use our team as often or as little as you like either via email or the telephone at no extra cost.

  • Where will this course take you?

    Upon successful completion of this course, you will receive a Diploma of Human Resources Management (BSB50618) from Foundation Education.

    This qualification will enable you to take your first step towards an exciting and rewarding professional career in human resources management. You'll graduate with the skills, knowledge and experience required to seek work as a human resources officer, human resources manager, recruitment assistant, or workplace health and safety officer. 

    After completing this course, you  may choose to seek work in human resources across a wide range of industries, including finance, retail, mining, education, the arts, hospitality, manufacturing and construction. Wherever there are people, your skills will be needed.

  • Career Outcomes

    Wondering where a career in human resources could take you? Potential job outcomes may include: Potential human resources career outcomes include: Human Resources Manager, Human Resources Assistant, Human Resources Administrator, Human Resources Manager, Payroll Officer, Change Manager, Work Health & Safety (WHS) Systems Officer, Work Health & Safety Assistant.

  • Let's talk price

    The fee for this course is $3,590.

    Foundation Education offers upfront payment or payment plan options to help make paying course fees easier.

    • Upfront payment: All course costs can be paid in total via VISA, MasterCard or by bank deposit
    • Payment plan: Course costs can be paid via a series of regular weekly or fortnightly instalments

    The payment plan fee for this course is $83.32 per week over 52 weeks.

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