The Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) is Europe's largest HR and development professional body. It is an internationally recognised brand with over 135,000 members across 120 countries. Over 13,000 students join the CIPD programmes each year to enhance their knowledge on the latest theory, case studies and insights into best practice HR. The new Diploma in HR Practice?provides a firm foundation in all the areas of HR, as well as an understanding of HR in a business context. It will help?you develop practical,?essential HR skills and above all, will give?you the confidence to be more effective at work and add value to your HR function.?It will provide candidates with a sound understanding of the knowledge, skills and behaviour required of a professional HR practitioner, whether their role is generalist in nature or specialist, for example resourcing. It also gives candidates an understanding of how HR activities support an organisation’s strategy and assist the achievement of business objectives and how these are shaped by internal and external factors, the ability to analyse HR information and present findings to inform decision-making. Completion of the DHRP provides the knowledge required for assessment for the new Associate professional level of CIPD membership.?If you are able to demonstrate your certificate knowledge in the workplace through?membership assessment (assessing?workplace activities and behaviours), you will?be?awarded the new Associate?professional level of membership with designatory letters.
What do I need to join?
The Diploma is ideal for candidates that are new to HR, you are interested in a move into HR, you are working in HR in a support role and wish to develop their knowledge and skills, you’re a line manager who is involved in HR and/or those who have responsibility for HR activities and decisions within an organisation without a specialist function, you work in HR, but do not have sufficient qualifications to undertake CIPD intermediate- or advance-level qualifications.
What can I do next?
Level 5 Diploma in Human Resource Practice and/or work towards Chartered membership of the Institute of Personnel & Development.Apply for this course
Course information last updated: Tuesday 31st March 2020 @ 11.11am (1 day ago)