CIPD Human Resources Management Level 5 Certificate

Course Details

  • Start Date
    January 2020
  • Duration
    1 year
  • Attendance
    Part Time
  • Awarding Body
  • Cost
    £ 2995.00 per year
  • Centre Location
  • Course Description

    This qualification will help you develop your ability to evaluate the effectiveness of different HR models and practices, while increasing your understanding of the external factors that impact upon HR activities and organisations.

    You will build on your expertise and develop your planning, analytical and problem-solving skills, studying subjects such as:

    • Developing Professional Practice
    • Using Information in Human Resources
    • Employment Law
    • Employee Relations
    • Managing and Coordinating the HR Function 

    This certificate is also available as part of an Apprenticeship programme. Please contact or 01278 655111 for more information.

  • Teaching and Assessment

    The Intermediate Certificate is assessed through a combination of practical and written assignments.

    The majority of modules are taught via lectures; other teaching methods include seminars, tutorials, workshops and guided learning/independent activities. 

  • Progression Opportunities

    This qualification gives you a professionally recognised Human Resources qualification and the knowledge element required towards CIPD Associate membership. It also serves as an entry qualification for the CIPD Level 7 Advanced Diploma in Human Resource Management at an institution of your choice, subject to meeting the institutions entry criteria.

  • Career Progression

    On completion of this course we have found a high proportion of our students secure employment in the industry or progress within their current career. 

  • Entry Requirements

    Typically entrants will possess:
    • Degree level qualification
    • or the Level 3 Certificate in Human Resource Practice (or CPP)

    Mature students without the stated entry requirements but with relevant experience are encouraged to apply.

  • Costs


    *Please note the fee shown is the fee for the current 19/20 academic year. The 20/21 fee will be set in the Spring term and shown here once confirmed.