Certificate IV in Human Resources
|Department:||Centre for Business|
|Study Area(s):||Human Resources|
Business and Management
|Course Length:||Full-time (1 year)|
|Direct Entry:||You can apply for this course directly through Kangan Institute.|
|Mid-year Entry:||This course accepts mid-year applications.|
|VTAC:||Year 12 and mature age applicants can apply for this course at the VTAC website during the VTAC period.|
This course is designed for those who wish to work in the human resources field.
Full-time day course.
Offered at the Broadmeadows campus.
This course is offered over 9 months in conjunction with a Certificate IV in Front line Management (9 months) as part of a full time course. The full course spans 2 years continuing into a Diploma of Human Resources Management in conjunction with a Diploma of Management (9 months) and culminating with an Advanced Diploma of Management - (Human Resource) in conjunction with an Advanced Diploma in Management. (6 months).
Please note: the fees listed below relate to only 2013 courses.
|Government Subsidised||Concession||Full fee|
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# Average tuition fees are based on the typical number of student contact hours undertaken by a student to complete this course. Average fees displayed are purely indicative and may not be your actual fee. Fees vary based on the number/hours of electives chosen by the student. Click here to view maximum tuition fees. We strongly urge you to contact us for a more exact calculation of your fees. Additional fees may apply such as student services and IT fees. Click here to view 2013 Student Services and IT fees.
If you have to undertake training as part of Skills Recognition, your tuition fees are charged according to the applicable rate per Student Contact Hour depending on your eligibility for government subsidised, concession or full fees. For more information about our fees structure, click here.
What costs and other fees should I expect?
Call the Contact Centre on 13 TAFE (13 8233) or email firstname.lastname@example.org for a fee schedule. There may be extra costs for reference books, protective clothing or specialised materials.
What employment opportunities will I have?
This course may lead to employment in human resources in small or large companies; in recruitment agencies or in positions that cover the recruitment and training of staff.
What skills will I have when I complete this course?
You will gain skills in human resource functions, recruitment, selection and induction of staff, maintaining staff employment records and the process of supporting performance management.
What qualifications will I receive?
On successful completion of the course you will be awarded the Certificate IV in Human Resources. As part of the Australian Qualifications Framework this program is nationally recognised.
What opportunities for further studies will I have?
This course will lead to higher level studies at Diploma of Human Resource Management level.
Can I apply?
There are no set prerequisite studies for this course. However it is recommended that you have satisfactory numeracy and literacy skills to undertake this course.
You may apply if you have satisfactorily completed VCE or an approved equivalent course and the satisfactory completion of the work requirements (eligibility to transfer); or are mature age and have sufficient work experience to successfully undertake the course. (Mature age is anyone over the age of 18 who has been out of full-time education for more than 12 months.)
How do I apply?
To apply for this course you may fill in a direct application form which can be obtained from the institute by calling the Contact Centre on 13 TAFE (13 8233) 9279 2222 or email email@example.com.
To apply for a full-time position for this course, you may apply through VTAC (Victorian Tertiary Admissions Centre). Details of the VTAC application process are available from the VTAC website at www.vtac.edu.au and in the VTAC Guide which is available from leading newsagents and libraries in August each year. Direct application will be considered once the VTAC places have been offered and there are vacancies in the course. Contact the Contact Centre on 13 TAFE (13 8233) or 9279 2222 for further information or email firstname.lastname@example.org
How will I be selected for this course?
All applicants will need to have successfully completed VCE or equivalent
How long is the course?
This is a 12 month full-time course and forms part of the Advanced Diploma of Management - (Human Resources). (Full course takes 2 years).Ten units of competency must be successfully completed in order to obtain the Certificate IV qualification.
Where and how can I study?
You will study full time at the Broadmeadows campus.
How will I be assessed?
You will be assessed to show that you have achieved the skills and knowledge required by the course. Assessment may include written, oral or practical assessment methods. You will know in advance about the type of assessment and how it will operate. There is the opportunity for reassessment and appeal and you will be provided with this information.
Information and Enrolment Session
Thursday 7th February 2013 in Buiding B, Room B101C at 3pm.