ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

The Benefits of studying Human Resources Online

Updated on December 15, 2010

The Benefits of Studying for an Online Human Resources Qualification

Its always worth thinking about moving your career forward if you currently work in a human resources environment but qualifications or experience can sometimes make this difficult and you may find that you will struggle to get your foot in the door, so to speak. This is why online human resources courses are the way forward.

There are all types of different reasons to stop you studying at college or university, you may have to work around your family and pick children up from school and so you would find it easier to study in the evenings, also because you may work during the day or something as simple as, you don’t drive, the convenience of being at home would most probably suit you, whatever your reasons, studying online is a convenient and flexible way to study that is available to everyone.

There are so many different courses which you can choose from, dependant on your level of experience or qualification already gained, you may have little or no experience at all or are looking to move up into the management side of human resources. An idea of what you will be able to study would be, core human resources skills, employment law, recruitment, appraisals, handling employee issues, grievances, disciplinary matters and learning and development.

If we Look at a couple in a bit more detail, disciplinary matters would involve learning how to conduct disciplinary hearings, investigate different issues, write and send out formal letters to an employee, invite them to the hearing or meeting and more. Employment law would be more involved and indepth and the course would be longer, you will be taught about the laws of employment which could prevent employee issues or cases going to court or a tribunal hearing which would save the company money. Recruitment would help you learn different styles of interviewing and how to employ the right staff for the business and organising recruitment days. As you can see from these couple of examples, the online courses can be in depth and are exactly the same as what you would learn in a classroom.

The courses offer a number of benefits to the student including, practical tuition, flexible access to studying whether at home or in the office, qualified tutors available to support and guide you throughout your studies and lots of training material and resources sent to you and online. When your studying has been completed you will gain a qualification to which you can put on your resume or CV and begin your human resources career.

The great thing about studying at home and taking an online human resources course, means that you don’t have to wait until an enrolment date comes through or the beginning of term to start, you can take the course whenever you want and study at a convenience to you and at your own pace. It is a great way to gain the qualification you want in your own time.


 

Comments

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    No comments yet.

    working

    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

    Show Details
    Necessary
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Features
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Marketing
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Statistics
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)