Part-time/Distance & Online Learning Statement of Completion 0225000000

Human Resources

If you’re considering a career in human resources, one of the best ways to begin is by exploring the core, foundational HR skills through a flexible program.

The BCIT statement of completion in Human Resources Management gives you a four course program to help you test a new career path while building applicable, necessary skills through courses that can then also be transferred toward continued education if you choose.

About the program

  • 3 to 12 months, part-time
  • Courses delivered on-campus and online
Find out more about how BCIT gives you the training you need at the Program Details.

Who should complete the Human Resources Management Statement of Completion?

This program is designed especially for those who have some interest in a career in human resources, but might not be ready to commit to full-time study or a longer-term diploma or bachelor’s degree program.

In general, this program might be right for you if:
  • You would like to get your feet wet in HR training
  • You enjoy working with a variety of people
  • You perform well in a team
  • You are flexible and enjoy new challenges every day
If this sounds like you, start today on the Program Entry page.

What grads can do

With the practical training BCIT is known for, you’ll complete this program ready to apply your new knowledge toward your future career or your current position. Additionally, you’ll have the option to develop your training for even more job opportunities and career choices by applying your course credits toward more advanced degrees like BCIT certificate, diploma, or bachelor’s programs.

Program Entry

About Part-time Studies

Take a single course, or work towards a credential — all at a pace that's right for you.

Part-time courses are offered in a variety of scheduling formats, including at night or on weekends, flexible day time delivery, or you can opt for distance or online learning. If you meet the prerequisites and there's space available, you can register for a course immediately. Courses are offered in each of three terms: Fall (September), Winter (January) and Spring/Summer (April).

To be successful in BCIT's fast paced applied learning environment, it is strongly recommended that students have English proficiency in all four language skills: reading, writing, speaking, and listening. Two years of education in English in an English-speaking country and English 12 are strongly recommended for success. For information on English equivalencies, testing and upgrading options, visit:
Formal application to the Statement of Completion is not required. Upon successful completion of the courses, email the Program Contact with your full name, student number, and mailing address to be issued a Statement of Completion.

Application processing

Ongoing throughout the year.

Scheduled intakes

Ongoing Part-time Studies intakes: January, April and September.

Costs & Supplies

Tuition fees

Please see the Part-time Studies Fees page for information on tuition fees and refunds.

Courses

This program includes a suite of four courses that helps you build a broad, solid foundation of human resources management. Courses are offered as a mix of on-campus and online learning.

Program delivery

Course-by-course through classroom and online delivery.

Program matrix

Check current availability of courses for this program.

Required Courses: Credits
  BLAW 3905 Employment Law 4.0
  HRMG 3105 Human Resource Management Fundamentals 4.0
  HRMG 3505 Training and Development 3.0
  ORGB 1105 Organizational Behaviour 4.0
 
Total Credits: 15.0

Check current availability of courses for this program.

Transfer credit

Do you have credits from another BC/Yukon post-secondary school? Do you want to know if they transfer to courses here at BCIT? Check out BCIT's Transfer Equivalency Database to find out.

Program Details

The Human Resources Management statement of completion program gives you an opportunity to investigate a new career field while at the same time training in the applicable, usable skills that you can apply in almost any industry.

By beginning your training with a part-time, low commitment in this program, you’ll gain the practical, foundational skills essential to human resources at a pace that fits your own needs.

Program length

3 to 12 months, part-time

Program location

Burnaby Campus
3700 Willingdon Avenue
Burnaby, BC

Downtown Campus
555 Seymour Street
Vancouver, BC

Distance and online learning.

Continue your education

Courses may be transferred to other part-time studies programs within the Business Administration department.

Contact Us

Kim Petkov
Part-time Studies Program Assistant - Business Administration
604-432-8860 | Kim_Petkov@bcit.ca

Richard Miles
Part-time Studies Coordinator - Business Administration
604-451-6780 | Richard_Miles@bcit.ca

Contact a Part-time Studies Program Advisor with the BCIT program name in the subject line if you have a question about:
  • Course selection and program planning
  • Declaring your program
  • Making changes to your approved program plan
  • Applying for transfer credit and advanced placement
  • Laddering options
  • Job placement and graduate outcomes
  • Student life

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