Are you considering a career in Human Resources Management? Do you need to equip yourself with vital practical and theoretical knowledge in the field of Human Resources? Global trends indicate that Human Resources is a growing field with many lucrative opportunities, as the practice of effective HR is vital for any organization to succeed.

Our Human Resources Management online course provides students with a solid understanding of the basics of Human Resources. Covering essential administrative duties, planning, recruitment and selection, compensation and employee relations. Upon successful completion of this course, you will understand how to advise and respond to HR-related queries within your organization. This qualification is a necessary springboard to further HR qualifications.

This course is suitable for employees, small business owners and individuals who would like to gain a formal understanding of the theory and practice of Human Resources within the South African framework.

Course Outline

  • Communication Fundamentals 1
  • Communication Fundamentals 2
  • Business Environment
  • Introduction to HR Management
  • Employee Wellness
  • Fundamental Numeracy

Admission Requirement

  • If you have a National Certificate (Matric) with 2 languages over 55% you can apply for RPL for Module 1 and 2.
  • If you have National Certificate (Matric) with Mathematics over 55% (not Maths Literacy) you can apply for RPL for Module 6.

Assessment and Award

This qualification will be assessed by means of 6 Summative Assessments and one written Centralised Final Integrated Summative Assessment. Students must have achieved a competent grade in all 6 Modules before they may attempt the written Centralised Final Integrated Summative Assessment. Exam venues are available in all major South African cities (please contact us for specific venues and dates.) Fees for the Centralised Final Integrated Summative Assessment are not covered within the course fee. The current SABPP fee is R1,350 and is subject to change. A final mark of 65% is required before the National Certificate can be awarded.

AOY Accreditation

Academy of York is accredited by FASSET SETA, SAIOSH, HWSETA, SABPP, PMSA, CompTIA, COMENSA and the Institute of Certified Bookkeepers (ICB), and is registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training as a Private College.

This course is accredited by SABPP, South African Board for People Practices. The SABPP is a SAQA recognized the professional body and regulates statutory quality and standards for People Professions.

Course Fees

Course Name: National Certificate of Human Resources (HRFET1OL)
Price Before bursary R21,083
Price after bursary R12,650*
Once off payment price R11,500
Payment Plan R650 over 19.5 months
Registration Fee R1,250

*Prospective students need to contact Academy of York to determine if they qualify for a bursary

Program taught in:
  • English

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Last updated August 26, 2019
This course is Online
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Price Before bursary: R21,083 | Price after bursary: R12,650* (*Prospective students need to contact Academy of York to determine if they qualify for a bursary)
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