Human Resource Management (CIPD)

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Qualification type: Diploma
Level: Level 5
Awarding body CIPD
Academic year: 2018/2019
Start date Tues 25th Sept 2018 2.30-7.15pm
Duration 32 weeks
Location: Darlington College
Attendance: Part time

Course overview


The Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) Intermediate Diploma in Human Resource (HR) Management is an ideal qualification to help you to further your career in HR and to gain a valuable insight into the management of people and the developing strategic role that the senior HR manager plays.  This qualification is ideal for you if you have been operating in a transactional HR role undertaking tasks such as recruitment and selection, change management or HR advisor.  It is also the course for you if you wish to progress into a more senior role and already hold the Level 3 foundation qualification.

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Course costs







£135 CIPD membership

Registration Fees: £40

Entry requirements

Ideally you will be working in a HR role and will have completed the Level 3 Foundation qualification in Human Resource Practice. However, entry criteria can be discussed with the course tutor. You will be required to have an interview/informal chat with the tutor before enrolling on this course.

How to enquire/apply

To apply for this course please click the apply button and complete the online application form. If you have any queries with regards to your application or would like further information and support please contact us on 01325 503030.

Studying and learning

Modules could consist of:

  • Business issues and the context of human resources
  • Developing professional practice
  • Using information in human resources
  • Improving organisation performance
  • Employee engagement
  • Employment law
  • Knowledge management
  • Managing and coordinating a human resource function
  • Resourcing and talent planning.
How will I be assessed

This will be through formal written assignments, group and individual presentations, group feedback, case studies and question and answer sessions.

What next

You could progress your studies further with the Advanced Level 7 Certificate, Diploma or MA in Human Resource Management.

Information, advice and support

Darlington College offers a wide range of support including careers guidance, financial assistance, additional learning support, childcare and many more. For more information on any aspect of student support contact the Student Services Team on 01325 503030 and they will direct your call to the appropriate college support team.

Fees and funding

This course is free if you are 16-18 years of age on August 31 of the calendar year in which you begin your studies. If you are 19+ years of age fees may apply. However help may be available. To see if you can receive any funding call our Student Services Team on 01325 503030.
Course fees are payable to Darlington College. Registration and membership fees may be payable. All course fees are per year.

What if I need support?

Here at the college we have outstanding support. Our support staff are dedicated to providing you with all the help and guidance you may need throughout your college journey.

You might need help and advice on a wide range of issues such as childcare, counselling and additional learning support. For more information on any aspect of student support contact the Course and Information Team, who will direct your call to the appropriate member of the college support team, call: 01325 503030.

Enquiry Form

If you have any questions about this course, send us a message using the form below.