Human Resources Management
This course is a comprehensive study of Human Resource Management principals and body of knowledge. Students will learn the historical perspective of the profession, management concepts and strategic applications, workplace health and safety regulations and workforce planning. The program targets professionals seeking to obtain a Professional in Human Resources (PHR) or Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) certification.

Certificate Of Completion

American Heritage College awards The Certificate in Human Resources Management to students who successfully complete the program.

Program Prerequisites

This program require a bachelor degree or associate degree and 3 year related work experience.
International students should pass an English as a Second Language proficiency exam prior to be accepted by American Heritage College.

Course Description


  • Manage business information using appropriate software.
  • Demonstrate effective business communication skills.
  • Prepare or develop strategic or organizational skills.
  • Identify, classify and demonstrate management activities.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the principles of human resources
  • Identify recruitment and staffing concepts and techniques.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of compensation and benefits administration.
  • De monstrate an understanding of basic employment law.

HRM 101: Introduction to the Strategic Role of Human Resources in Organizations

  • Introduce the evolving role of the Human Resources Professional
  • Human Resources Business Management Skills
  • The Strategic Planning Process


HRM 102: Workforce Planning and Employment

  • Key Legislation affecting employee rights
  • Gender discrimination and harassment in the workplace
  • Organizational staffing requirement


HRM 103: Human Resource Development

  • Human Resource development and the organization
  • Key Legislation affecting Human Resource Development
  • Training and Development Programs


HRM 104: Compensation and Benefits

  • Key compensation legislation
  • Objectives of a compensation and benefits system
  • Compensation structures


HRM 105: Employee and Labor Relations

  • Laws affecting employee and labor relations
  • Organizational Culture and employee relations
  • Employee involvement strategies


HRM 106: Risk Management

  • Organizational risk and management defined

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