- NQF: 5
- SAQA ID: 21038
- CREDITS: 120
Human Resource Officers play a significant role in the success and stability of an organisation, as they are responsible for keeping employees happy and satisfied. This qualification is designed to equip learners with the relevant knowledge that will enable them to graduate into competent human resource professionals. One of the main roles of HR officers is to advise clients and employers on the recruitment of staff as well as guidance on how to take care of employees once they have been hired. The programme outline will strengthen learners’ leadership and communication skills.
With this qualification, successful learners could pursue a career as a:
- HR Administrator
- Assistant to the Training Manager
- HR Consultant
- Grade 12
- IBS Higher Diploma or equivalent
- Two (2) years of work experience
Certification and Examination Authority
Upon successful completion of this programme, learners will receive a Certificate: Career Development Information Officer issued by the Quality Council for Trades & Occupations (QCTO).
One (1) year full-time or two (2) years part-time
- A prescribed textbook list is available from the Academic Department at the campus
- Electronic copies of the study guide for this course is available on the student portal
Students must make provision for additional items such as textbooks, stationery, supplementary examinations, research costs and printing of study guides.
Enquire at Berea College of Technology campus for a pricelist for the programme you are interested in.
Formative and summative assessments are an integral part of the programme and are used to ensure that the learner understands the course and is able to successfully complete the qualification.
Student Support Services
- Job readiness skills
- CV writing, interview training and workshops
- Campus Counsellor
- Work-integrated learning, internships and post-graduate employment
Centre for Student Relations (CSR)
The Centre provides a free online service to students who require additional academic and personal support.
Articulation possibilities exist with the Institute of Administration and Commerce (IAC), as learners may choose to write their examination. Upon demonstrating competence, they will be awarded the IAC Certificate in Human Resource Development.
For more information on this course and further study options, visit www.bct.ac.za