Human Resource Practice - Level 3 (CIPD)

Course Code: TP1FE001


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Start DateLocationDuration
06/09/2021University Centre1 YearApply

Course Overview

The Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) has over 135,000 members across the UK and Ireland and is seen as the leading professional body in the field of personnel, training and development. CIPD membership and qualifications are highly valued and widely acknowledged to enhance career development and job prospects. They are nationally recognised as a benchmark for professionalism and are a requirement for many personnel and HR development roles. The CIPD Certificate in Human Resource Practice is a nationally-recognised Level 3 qualification which introduces candidates to the wide range of practical skills required by today's line managers, HR / personnel officers, HR advisors, secretarial, HR / personnel assistants and administrative staff. It also leads to Associate Membership of the CIPD.The course is delivered in one academic year one day per week. For module descriptions please visit

Entry Requirements

Entry onto this CIPD course will depend upon your experience, previous qualifications and if you are currently working in a HR or management position.

Qualification Obtained

Certificate in Human Resources Practice

Career Options and Progression

Assessment Methods

Teaching and Learning Methods

Teaching is designed to be informal and is based on interactive lectures, seminar sessions, and individual and group workshops. We also make use of our virtual learning environment (Moodle) to provide lecture notes, and supplementary video, audio, and text materials.

Timetabled sessions total 140 and we expect you to devote a similar amount of time to independent learning to support your development throughout the course. 

Industry Placement and Field Trips

Other Costs and Equipment Needed

Expert Tutors

All staff involved in the delivery of adult education courses within the College are approved to teach the subjects and modules they deliver. The approval process ensures that staff delivering a given programme are appropriately qualified and, where appropriate, possess relevant technical and industrial experience and professional practice.

Tuition Fees

Regulation and Accreditation

Terms and Conditions