Course overview

People Practice (HR) City of Bristol College

This one year, entry-level qualification is perfect for those wishing to pursue or develop their career in HR.

Additional information

Who is this course for?

This qualification introduces the learner to a wide range of relevant knowledge and expertise in people practice. It is suited to individuals who are aspiring to or embarking on a career in people practice, or who are already in a people practice role and want to develop their knowledge.

What you'll learn

Students will build their confidence and expertise in HR with the aim of being able to contribute to colleagues, customers and the organisation; supporting change and driving impact, to create immediate and short-term value. Modules that you will study are Business Culture, Core Behaviours, Analytics and the Essentials of People Practice.

Course entry requirements

Although there are no formal entry qualifications, you will need to have a good standard of spoken and written English and be able to read, interpret text and take notes. Prospective learners whose first language is not English must demonstrate a high standard of both spoken and written English to register onto a CIPD qualification. Acceptable assessment tools of assessing the English Language ability of prospective students are detailed below. All assessments must have been taken within the last two years.

  • International English Language Testing System (IELTS) – Foundation level programmes – a score of 5.5 overall with a minimum of 5.5 in each category.
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) internet based test – Foundation level programmes – a score of 71 overall with a minimum of 17 in each category.
  • Pearsons Test of English – Foundation level programmes – a score of 50 overall with a minimum of 50 in each category.

You are required to join the CIPD as a student member at the beginning of the course and remain in membership throughout the course.

How is the course delivered and assessed?

This course is studied on a modular basis and taught by lectures, seminars, workshops and the occasional guest speakers and industry case studies while supported by Moodle, our Virtual Learning Environment.

Future career and study opportunities

You will gain relevant experience to work in roles such as HR Administrator or Assistant, Recruitment Coordinator and Rewards Administrator.

You may wish to progress onto the CIPD Level 5 course. As your CIPD qualifications will equip you with the knowledge and skills that employers are looking for, this will enhance your career prospects and increase your earning potential. Independent research reveals that individuals with professional qualifications stand to earn £81,000 in additional earning over a lifetime (CCPMO Economic Impact Report, December 2008).

Additional costs

There are CIPD registration and subscription fees that are not included in the College course fees shown and these have to be paid direct by you to the CIPD. If you are on a limited income, you may be eligible to receive help with these costs from our Learner Support Funding Bursary.

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People Practice (HR) College Green Centre
Bristol
Course Code
FGE1951C01-1
Dates
21/09/2021 - 12/07/2022
Duration
1 years
Days
Tues
Hours per week
4.00
Start Time
17:00
Location
College Green Centre
Fee
This course costs £1265. Please contact us to discuss your payment options.
Enquire
People Practice (HR) College Green Centre
Bristol
Course Code
FGE1951C01-2
Dates
05/01/2022 - 14/12/2022
Duration
1 years
Days
Weds
Hours per week
4.00
Start Time
17:00
Location
College Green Centre
Fee
This course costs £1265. Please contact us to discuss your payment options.
Enquire
People Practice (HR) College Green Centre
Bristol
Course Code
FGE1951C01-3
Dates
21/04/2022 - 27/04/2023
Duration
1 years
Days
Date/Day(s) Being Finalised
Hours per week
4.00
Start Time
17:00
Location
College Green Centre
Fee
This course costs £1265. Please contact us to discuss your payment options.
Enquire
People Practice (HR) College Green Centre
Bristol
Course Code
FGP1951C01-1
Dates
05/01/2022 - 29/06/2022
Duration
1 years
Days
Weds
Hours per week
4.00
Start Time
09:00
Location
College Green Centre
Fee
This course costs £1265. Please contact us to discuss your payment options.
Enquire
Course Code Dates Duration Days Hours per week Start Time Location Fee
FGE1951C01-1 21/09/2021 - 12/07/2022 1 years Tues 4.00 17:00 College Green Centre
This course costs £1265. Please contact us to discuss your payment options.
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FGE1951C01-2 05/01/2022 - 14/12/2022 1 years Weds 4.00 17:00 College Green Centre
This course costs £1265. Please contact us to discuss your payment options.
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FGE1951C01-3 21/04/2022 - 27/04/2023 1 years Date/Day(s) Being Finalised 4.00 17:00 College Green Centre
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FGP1951C01-1 05/01/2022 - 29/06/2022 1 years Weds 4.00 09:00 College Green Centre
This course costs £1265. Please contact us to discuss your payment options.
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