Level 3 Diploma in Human Resources (HR) RQF

Are you considering a career in human resources (HR)? Does the energy of a dynamic business environment get you pumped? Then take advantage of that excitement and develop the key skills you need to work successfully in any business HR setting. Our Diploma in Human Resources course expands your wisdom of business recruitment, employment law and management. An ideal HR qualification for people of all backgrounds. Whether you’re already working in HR, looking to progress into further study or you’re focused on a vocational pathway. This HR certification gives you the transferable HR skills all employers want.

A Diploma in Human Resources course also teaches you crucial skills for business, so you’ll fit into any business environment. You’ll learn about business culture, responsibilities, problem solving and communication – so you can work better with others. Additionally, you’ll examine the interview process, contracts of employment and managing personal and peer performances. The result, an HR qualification providing 90 credits to greatly improve your chances of getting into the University you want.

If you’re already working in Human Resources, this HR course can bolster up your skills. If you’re thinking about working in a HR setting, a little HR training goes a long way. And if you want to advance to university, a diploma in Human Resources can help. Enrol today, boost your skills, enhance your career prospects and land the dream role in Human Resources you deserve.

While studying our Diploma in Human Resources Course, you’ll learn about:

  • The recruitment process, from planning to interviewing
  • Aspects of employment law, from contracts to legislation
  • Factors in HR planning, employee motivation and performance.
  • Creating documents of all formats for various requirements
  • Recognising business problems and how to solve them with a plan
  • Communicating effectively in both the written and verbal word
  • Producing documents types and formats for varying requirements
  • How to manage and improve your own business performance
  • And so much more…
Develop the key skills you need to work successfully in any business HR (Human Resources) setting.
A formal qualification

This course is a formally recognised RQF qualification and is recognised throughout the UK, Europe and beyond.

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Awarding body: NCFE CACHE
Our course ref: X341
Qualification code: 601/2649/8

CACHE stands for the Council for Awards in Care, Health and Education, and are the leading specialist Awarding Organisation for the Care and Education Sector.

Study Hours

It takes around 540 hours to complete this course.

Course Duration

You have 12 months to complete this course upon enrolment. This is normally ample time for students to complete the course.

Study Method

This course is paper-based. However, please be aware that doing additional research around your course materials will enhance your learning.


Throughout this course, you may be expected to complete assignments, essays, research projects, presentations, video/audio recordings, and practical learning sessions to meet the requirements of your course. This information will be included in your study pack detailing exactly what you need to do to accomplish your goals as a student.

Course Outcomes

At the end of this course, successful learners will receive a NCFE Qualification and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the details all of the units you have completed as part of your course). You can read more about NCFE here. Tens of thousands of people each year further their education with an NCFE award.

Additional Information
Level 3
Entry requirements
There are no formal entry requirements for this course, however, it is recommended that you have an intermediate ability to read and write English.
Section 1
Business Culture and Responsibilities

Discover how to support sustainability in a business environment, understanding why businesses work in a sustainable way and how technology can be used to help this. You’ll gain knowledge of diversity in the workplace, including the legal and organisational guidelines that exist to govern diversity in the workplace. Additionally, you’ll explore how to maintain security and confidentiality in the workplace.

You will have access to your personal tutor, via email and telephone, who will mark your assignments and guide you through the course. In addition, you will be supplied with a comprehensive Study Guide which will help you through the study and assessment process. Your personal tutor will be highly experienced in their subject area and qualified to teach.

You don’t need any prior skills in the subject area to start. However, as with all of our courses, we recommend a reasonable level of English reading and writing ability.

We provide all the specially written learning materials you require to study this course at home. The course fee also includes tutor support for 12 months.

You will receive everything you need to complete this course within the study pack we send to you.

No, this course is assessed by coursework alone.

No, all of the study materials are supplied within your learning pack.

That’s fine, this course can be studied anywhere and is completed by submitting Tutor marked assignments (TMAs).

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