Part-time, in class and online Human Resources Management Certificate

Get the practical human resources training you need to lead

Watch our video to hear about the experiences of three graduates from the program.

Skilled human resources professionals and recruiters are in high demand in the Canadian workforce. Whether you currently work in HR or you’re planning a career change, SFU’s part-time Human Resources Management Certificate will equip you to move ahead in a rewarding career.

After 22 years in the restaurant business, Trish found her calling in HR management. Read her story

Learn fundamental HR skills with industry professionals

You’ll explore the essentials of effective human resources management through six specialized courses on key HR topics:

  • Strategy
  • Planning
  • Performance management
  • Labour relations
  • Organizational behaviour, training, and development

Your instructors, all seasoned industry professionals, will bring real-world experience to the course material. You'll also have the opportunity to network with your classmates, all of whom, like you, are building their careers.

Move your career forward with an HR management certification

Our coursework is aligned with the sought-after Chartered Professional in Human Resources (CPHR) designation requirements. When you graduate from the program, you’ll be well-positioned to pursue the CPHR certification, which will set you apart from other HR managers—CPHRs are at the forefront of their field. You could be ready to write the National Knowledge Exam® in just over a year.