Human Resource (HR) Management, CIPD Certificate

What will I do on this course?

The CIPD Human Resource Management Level 5 qualification is suitable for those:

  • Looking to develop a career in HR management or development and want to study a recognised qualification
  • Who need to understand the role of human resources (HR) or learning and development (L&D) in the wider organisational and environmental context
  • Seeking to progress and further develop their professional HR or L&D knowledge after studying a CIPD Level 3 in HR Practice
  • Aspiring to become a professional member of the CIPD, as an Associate member.

The course covers six units:

  • Developing professional practice
  • Business issues and the context of HR
  • Using information in HR
  • Employment law
  • Resourcing and talent planning
  • Reward management.

How you will be assessed?

The course is assessed internally via coursework. There are no examinations. Candidates are also required to maintain a continuous professional development record throughout the course.

What could I do after this course?

You could progress to a Level 7 CIPD course at university.

Are there any additional costs?

As this is a professional qualification you will be required to join the CIPD as a professional member. This can be done on the CIPD website at the start of the course and you can spread the cost of membership over monthly payments. Mandatory taught classes are 6pm - 9pm weekly, however you can book in a 1:1 tutorial with your tutor on demand between 4pm - 6pm for additional help and support with your assessments/course.

Entry Requirements

You will need to have completed the CIPD Level 3 Foundation Certificate in HR Practice (or the CIPD Certificate in Personnel Practice) to apply. Alternatively, learners without the stated qualifications but who have some years’ experience in HR or people management are also encouraged to apply.

Course Level

Level 5


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Financial Information

Most people qualify for FREE tuition and material fees due to discounts we offer. Click on the icon(s) below to find out what you’ll need to pay.


Full Fee: £1,500.00 ?

All you need to know about course dates and times

Wednesday16:00 – 21:00
03 Feb 2021 (1 Year)
Course code C5HRMPE5WI

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