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Diploma of Human Resources Management

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  • Duration:

    32 weeks part-time

  • Start date:

    Anytime – start today!

  • Awarded by:

    Harvest Education Technical College (RTO 31671)

  • Course fees:

    Price may vary

  • Career Outcomes:

    Office Manager | Human Resources Officer | Human Resources Manager | Human Resources Assistant | View all

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This course meets Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government's National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that's recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.

Course Rundown

About this course

Start an exciting new career working hands-on with people by studying this online Diploma of Human Resources Management Course from Harvest Education Technical College.

The human resources profession in Australia is growing at a rate of nearly twice the national average, according the the Department of Labour, and skilled human resources leaders are in high demand. By studying this online, part-time course, you could be qualified to take a leading role within a year, with no previous work experience or study required.

This introductory course covers the foundations of human resources management, and will equip you with the knowledge and skills required to work professionally in human resources across the private, public and not-for-profit sectors. You'll learn about employee recruitment and inductions, managing employee relations, implementing strategic and operational plans, and supporting a safe workplace by implementing workplace health and safety policies.

In this course, you'll build both the professional skills and the personal insights required to support and lead strong teams. You'll develop your communication skills, emotional intelligence and critical thinking ability, positioning you to manage standout human resources programs in your future career.


To be eligible to study this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:

  • Be aged over 16 years; AND
  • Be an Australian citizen or permanent resident

Areas of study

In this human resources course, the subjects you may study include:

  • BSBHRM506 - Manage recruitment selection and induction processes
  • BSBSUS501 - Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability
  • BSBHRM513 Manage workforce planning
  • BSBMGT616 - Develop and implement strategic plans
  • BSBHRM501 - Manage human resources services
  • BSBHRM505 - Manage remuneration and employee benefits
  • BSBHRM512 - Develop and manage performance-management processes
  • BSBWHS401 - Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs to meet legislative requirements
  • BSBWRK510 - Manage employee relations
Harvest Education Technical College Harvest Educational Technical College (HETC) has a mantra to “Empower people to become persons of influence”. By studying at HETC, you join the ranks of thousands before you who have embraced that vision and achieved the status of persons of influence.

HETC’s selection of online, on-campus and blended courses offer you the right learning resources and support to get you on your dream career path. From business and human resources to community services, youth work, hospitality and more, HETC has courses in it all!
HETC's innovative online courses will offer you the right learning resources and support to get you on your dream career path. HETC apply the 80/20 rule to the delivery of their courses which means 80% of your learning will be practical and hands-on, and 20% theory. Enjoy learning the HETC way!

Where Will It Lead Me?

Upon successful completion of this course, you will receive a Diploma of Human Resources Management from Harvest Education Technical College.

This qualification will enable you to seek employment in a range of human resources roles across the private, public and not-for-profit sectors. After completing this course you may choose to seek employment as a human resources manager or officer within a business, organisation or government department, or work independently as a human resources consultant or external adviser.

During this course, you'll also have the opportunity to develop personal abilities in emotional intelligence, communication, people management and coaching, enabling you to work successfully in the challenging, exciting and dynamic world of people management and human resources.

Curious about where a career in management could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:

How Much Will It Cost?

Finance options

Harvest Education Technical College offers affordable payment options to help you start your studies sooner.

Payment Option 1: Pay in weekly instalments

  • $45.00 per week (100 weekly repayments)

Payment Option 2: Pay in quarterly instalments

  • $1,125.00 per quarter over 1 year

Payment Option 3: Pay in full when you enrol and save up to 10% on your course fees

  • $4,049.10 upfront payment

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