Successful Human Resource Management (HRM) professionals enjoy
working with others, are detail-oriented, and understand the
intricacies of personnel issues. They orchestrate a multitude of
activities to meet organizational and personnel goals. Our HRM
certificate program is for professionals who want to keep
current on human resource issues in today’s business world.
From recruiting and hiring, implementing training and development
programs, and evaluating employee performance, the HRM
professional is a key change agent in the public and private
sectors. It is imperative for employees and managers to
constantly update their skills in order to face the increasing
complexities of changing labor, occupational health and safety
legislation, the multicultural and multigenerational workforce
and advances in technology.
The HRM program offers an opportunity to build your skills and
Training and development
Industrial relations and negotiations
Legal issues affecting human resource management
Personnel recruitment, selection and orientation
Determining compensation, benefits and performance
Strategies for organizational change
Network with human resource professionals from a variety of
The program is designed primarily for private sector or
government professionals who are:
Preparing to enter the human resource management field
Working in human resources but never received formal training
Updating and reviewing key issues in human resources
The program consists of seven courses for a total of 110 hours of
instruction and 11.0 continuing education units (CEUs). It is
required to start the program with Human Resource
Management: An Overview” course.
Sacramento Area Human Resource Association Members
Current Alumni members are entitled to a 15% discount for courses
in the Human Resource Management Program. To receive the
discount, participants must provide their Alumni membership, by
phone, at the time of registration.
PLEASE NOTE: Until further notice, due to COVID-19, all cohorts
will be delivered online through Zoom in a synchronous
(real-time) format. We do not have confirmed schedules but plan
to begin fall cohorts the week after Labor Day. We will update
our website with more information once we have confirmed the
dates. Please email Laura
Vu to be added to our interest list and receive updates
as they are available.
The first 15 people who registers into the upcoming cohort
receives to the textbook. Anyone who registers after the 15th
person, will have to purchase/rent their own.