Business Human Resources:

Human Resource Management

Sheridan Certificate

Are you adaptable, resilient and customer-centric? Then you may be destined for a career in Human Resources (HR).

Human Resources is an integral part of Canadian businesses and offers many career opportunities in recruitment, health and safety, labour relations, training, compensation and more. Experts in this field influence strategic areas of business, including talent management and succession planning, along with employee engagement, recruitment and retention.

Our Human Resource Management Certificate can help you achieve your career goals. Enrol today. 

Recommended Program Pathway

For those just entering the program, the recommended introductory courses are:

After this, students may take the courses in any order as they see fit.

These courses are part of the Human Resource Management Program.

Course Name / Code Expected Availability Select

Prep Courses for CHRP and CHRL

Complete these course(s) in order to prepare for your Certified Human Resource Professional (CHRP) and/or Certified Human Resource Leader (CHRL) exams

CHRL Knowledge Exam (CHRL - KE)
Course Code:
HRMT78004
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
CHRP Knowledge Exam (CHRP - KE)
Course Code:
HRMT78003
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes

Compulsory Course(s)

Successfully Complete Nine (9) Courses

Compensation and Benefits
Course Code:
HRMT70002
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
Find a Class
Finance and Managerial Accounting
Course Code:
ACCG70011
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
Find a Class
Human Resource Administration
Course Code:
HRMT70006
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
Find a Class
Human Resource Planning
Course Code:
HRMT70007
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
Find a Class
Industrial and Labour Relations
Course Code:
HRMT70009
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
Find a Class
Occupational Health and Safety
Course Code:
HRMT70013
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
Find a Class
Organizational Behaviour
Course Code:
HRMT70015
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
Find a Class
Recruiting and Selection
Course Code:
HRMT70018
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
Find a Class
Training and Development
Course Code:
HRMT70019
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
Find a Class

Related Course(s)

You may be interested in other courses in this field

Employment Law - Distance Learning
Course Code:
MGMT70009
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
Find a Class
Personnel Research Techniques and Human Resources Information Systems - Distance Learning
Course Code:
HRMT70016
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes

 


Program Delivery

This is a part-time program and is delivered via online (asynchronous) and virtual (synchronous) classroom. 

Program Description

Every company needs Human Resources. Become part of a the larger community with Sheridan’s Human Resource Management Certificate program. We will prepare you in all areas of human resources and how you how to successfully market yourself  to employers. You will learn the practical skills needed to succeed as an HR professional, and effect positive change within a company structure. Learn from experienced HR professionals using real-world business situations, who are leading the charge in the marketplace using on-trend and modernized human resources applications and solutions.

The Human Resource Management Certificate program meets the high standards set by the Human Resources Professionals Association (HRPA). The framework incorporates both knowledge and competency around the areas of strategy, demographics, workplace accommodation, business acumen, diversity, employment law and analytics. 

Upon completion of this program, students will be able to: 

  • Identify employee behaviour, motivation, leadership theories to influence team effectiveness 
  • Implement Human Resource functions against an organization's strategic plan
  • Develop training programs for an audience 
  • Execute strategies for negotiation and administration of collective agreements in unionized environments
  • and more!

Improve your opportunities for advancement in the HR field. Enrol today!

Recommended Program Pathway

For those just entering the program, the recommended introductory courses are:

After this, students may take the courses in any order as they see fit.

Grade Requirements 

To achieve recognition from the Human Resources Professionals Association (HRPA), you must attain an overall average of 70% with no individual course grade below 65%.

Human Resources Professional Association (HRPA)

The Human Resources Professional Assocation (HRPA) is the professional regulatory body and the professional association for HR professionals in Ontario. All courses in the Human Resources Management Certificate program have been approved by HRPA and can help you earn the Certified Human Resources Professional (CHRP) designation or Certified Human Resources Leader (CHRL) designation. 

For more information regarding membership and requirements for the CHRP or CHRL, please contact the HRPA directly at info@hrpa.ca or (416) 923-2324 or 1 (800) 387-1311.

Examination Prep Courses

Near completion of your credential and ready for the next step? Our two examination prep courses are designed to help you review the framework of either the CHRP or CHRL examination. If you're ready to take the certified examination and looking for extra prep, these courses are for you. Choose the one that best fits your goals:

For these examination preparation courses, there will be no refunds issued after the start date of the course. Requests for withdrawal should be made at least 24 hours before the start date of the course. 

Contact Us

If you have any questions, please contact our Opportunity Centre at caps@sheridancollege.ca or 905-845-9430 option 3. 

Sample job titles include:
  • Human Resource Assistant 
  • Staffing Coordinator
  • Human Resource Clerk 
  • Director of Human Resource
  • Human Resource Manager
  • Human Resource Generalist 
  • Human Resource Business Partner 
  • Human Resource Assistant Staffing Coordinator

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