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CIPD Level 3 Foundation Certificate in Human Resource Practice/Learning and Development Practice

The Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) is the world's largest Chartered HR and people development professional body, with over 140,000 members worldwide. The CIPD's qualifications are the recognised professional standard for HR and training specialists working across the UK's public, private and charity sectors.

When will I start the course and how long will it take?

This course will commence in February and September. Taking one year to complete you will attend the college on a Tuesday evening 5.00pm - 9.00pm.

What will I study?

Based at the Town Centre Campus you will be taught by industry professionals and you will explore the key concepts and elements of human resources. The following areas will be covered:

  • Developing yourself
  • Understanding organisations
  • Information systems
  • Employee relations
  • Resourcing talent
  • Recruitment and selection
  • Designing and delivering learning

How is it assessed?

You will complete a number of assignments and produce a portfolio of evidence.

Do I need any previous qualifications to start this course?

There are no formal entry requirements, however students are expected to be working in an organisation or have access to an organisation where they can carry out the programme requirements.

What are the course fees?

The total cost of this course is £1,265.

If you are aged 19+ you could also choose to apply for a 19+ Advanced LearnerLoan to cover your course fees enabling you to study now, pay later. Loan eligibility isn't dependent on income or employment status and there is no credit check. Loanrepayments don't start until you have finished your course and earn over £21,000 per year. For more information on the Advanced Learner Loan, please visit our dedicated finance page.

What can I go on to do once I have completed this course?

Upon successful completion of this course you may wish to progress onto the level 5 Intermediate Certificate and Diploma in HRM.

I'm interested in this course, what do I do next?

If you would like any further information in relation to this course, please contact our enquiries team directly on 0800 99 66 99 or email enquire @ sthelens.ac.uk or drop into our next Enrolment and Information Event. Alternatively, submit an application form to secure a place.

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Why study Human Resources/Personnel with us?

Membership

Gain CIPD professional membership to give you the edge in a competitive job market.

International Recognition

CIPD qualifications are internationally recognised and the recognised professional standard for HR.

Tutors

Learn from industry professional tutors who hold extensive industry experience.

Progression

Excellent progression routes from level 1 to level 7.

Flexible

Study is flexible and designed to fit around your busy lifestyle.

Successes

Students have secured and developed successful careers with their CIPD qualifications.