Academy of Learning Career College BC

Human Resources Administration


Program Highlights

Human Resource Administrators hold a strategic place in every progressive organization. The Human Resources Administration Certificate provides students a foundation in this high-demand business field. The program provides students with comprehensive knowledge of current office and business skills including proficiency in Human Resource Management, Business Law & Ethics, Microsoft applications and accounting.

Career Opportunities

Graduates of this program are prepared for a variety of entry-level roles in the Human Resources department, such as: human resources assistant, personnel assistant, staffing assistant, training clerk, employment clerk, and labour relations clerk. Upward mobility in these roles is feasible with experience, motivation, dedication, and a positive attitude.


Upon completion of the program the participant must demonstrate the following core competencies:

  • Keyboarding
    Minimum 40 words per minute (WPM).

  • Operating Systems
    Basic level of proficiency in a Windows operating system

  • Word Processing
    Intermediate level of proficiency in Microsoft Word

  • Spreadsheets
    Basic level of proficiency in Microsoft Excel

  • Database Management
    Basic level of proficiency in Microsoft Access

  • Business Skills
    Grammar Essentials for Business Writing, Business Correspondence Level 1, Human Resources Management, Business Law & Ethics, Business Verbal Communication, and Workplace Success/Intrapreneurship

  • Office Skills
    Basic level of proficiency in Microsoft Outlook and Office Procedures Level 1

  • Accounting
    Payroll Compliance Legislation

  • Job Readiness/Employability Skills
    Job Search and Resume Writing

Program Type:

Anticipated salary:
$33,815 - $55,755
(Information from PayScale Canada)

Program Duration:
29 weeks

Program Notes:
Financial assistance may be available to those who qualify.

Admission Requirements

Grade 12 or equivalent or Mature Student Status. Courses are open to any applicant who possesses a good command of the English language and is able to follow instructions. An admissions interview will be administered to determine if the applicant has the required interest, motivation, and entry-level skills to take this program. Full-time students must attend the required hours per week as per the course schedule and may do so at times convenient to them

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