Human Resources Mgmt Co-op Grad Cert GBC
George Brown College, Canada
About This Program
If you are already a college graduate and wish to pursue a career in the field of Human Resources either as an employee or consultant, then this one-year graduate certificate program is for you.
George Brown College's Human Resources Management graduate certificate program comprehensively covers the key HR functions in this field. You will be exploring the role of the HR department and the key accountability requirements to demonstrate a high level of professionalism in a work-related setting.
Upon completing the program, you will be able to:
If you wish to pursue the Certified Human Resources Professional designation (CHRP), you'll be pleased to know that all applicable courses in the B408 program are HRPA approved. In fact, the courses prepare students to write the National Knowledge Exam offered by the Human Resources Professionals Association (HRPA).
You also have the option to pursue an option Training and Development Stream. Once you have completed this, you may choose to apply for the Certified Training and Development Professional Designation (CTDP) offered through The Institute of Performance and Learning.
This Human Resources Management Graduate Certificate program is offered at the St. James Campus of George Brown College.
Courses are taught via traditional classroom instruction by seasoned HR professionals with industry experience. The program blends business-related theory and practical application to highlight how human resource functions as a strategic partner to business units.
This program also requires one semester of work experience to graduate though. Your field education options are either co-op work (paid) or an internship (unpaid).
Opportunities for you after course completion center on rewarding careers across a broad spectrum of public and private sector organizations such as:
You may find employment in any of the following positions:
Further Study Options for graduates of the Human Resources Management Co-op Graduate Certificate program of George Brown College
If you wish to gain further knowledge and practical experience in training and development, you may pursue an optional stream in this area.
Upon successful completion of the Training and Development Stream, you may qualify to pursue the Certified Training and Development Professional Designation (CTDP) offered through the Institute of Performance and Learning.
By the time you graduate, you will gain skills and have demonstrated the ability to:
WORK EXPERIENCE TERM
* If you begin the program in September or May, you will have to take the HR Seminar Series in Semester 2. If you enroll for the winter term, you will have to take the HR Seminar Series in Semester 1.
**Training & Development Stream (TDS)
Do you want to learn more about training and development? If so, you may pursue an optional stream in this area. Once completed, you may choose to pursue the Certified Training and Development Professional Designation (CTDP) offered through The Institute of Performance and Learning.
Course Code : B408
College : School of Human Resources
Duration : 12 months
Qualifications Level : Ontario College Graduate Certificate
All fees listed below are quoted in Canadian Dollar (CAD).
Take note of the following:
Accommodation for International Students at George Brown College
Toronto has a large housing and rental market that offers numerous accommodation options for students. George Brown College however, does not arrange non-homestay accommodation for students. Estimated costs for privately arranged accommodation may range from $500-$1200 per month, depending on individual living situation and location.
George Brown College's free Housing Services offer support in helping students find off-campus housing. This will be an advantage for you as it generally takes about 2-3 weeks to find an apartment in Toronto. Apartment listings usually go up 1-2 months previous to their availability so if you’re looking to move beginning of September it is usually good to start looking in July.
Housing Cost (your choice):
If you would rather live in the residence of the college, you should sign up early. The George, as the building is known, has the flexibility of 8 month- (Fall/Winter) and 4 Month- (Summer) agreements. Units are 2-bedroom suites that include a kitchenette and 3-piece bathroom with Wi-Fi, phone, and cable television.
As costs are subject to change, the above figures may be changed at any time without notice by the administration of George Brown College. Please check with your IVC-assigned Visa Counselor or Documentation Officer periodically for any changes.
When estimating your cost of living for an academic year, include rent, weekly supermarket shopping, some meals on campus, electricity bills, heating bills, refuse bills, parking fees, mobile phone expenses, travel, clothing, snacks on campus, socializing, and health.
Intake Dates :
There are three intake dates:
IVC has a 3-month preparation period that includes, among others:
It is important to apply early as this course may have many applicants. Moreover, beginning an application well in advance of the intake date will allow you a lot of time to prepare for the IELTS and consolidate your academic and professional credentials for your visa application. So make sure you apply early!
Admission and entry requirements for this qualification are in accordance with the academic regulations of George Brown College as listed:
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