Level 3 Certificate in Human Resource Practice – CIPD

Level 3 Certificate in Human Resource Practice – CIPD

Level 3 Certificate in Human Resource Practice – CIPD

The CIPD is the professional body for HR and people development and offers professional training and accreditation for those working in HR and learning and development.

This course provides a firm foundation in all areas of Human Resources (HR). This is ideal for those wishing to acquire a wide range of relevant, practical skills and who need flexibility around course dates and a longer period to complete assessed work.

You will study:

  • Developing yourself as an effective HR practitioner
  • Understanding organisations and the role of HR
  • Recording, analysing and using HR information
  • Resourcing talent
  • Supporting good practice in managing employment relations
  • Delivering learning and development activities

Successful candidates are eligible for associate membership of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development.

You are required to complete an assignment to demonstrate that you have met all the outcomes for each unit. This may include using both written and practical skills. All units must be completed successfully for you to obtain your certificate. You can enjoy careers in all areas of HR or progress to Level 5 Certificate in Human Resource Management at the Henley campus.

If you are between 19 and 23 years of age when you start this course you may need to pay course fees. However, we can help you with our flexible payment plans.

Ideally you should already be employed or have experience of working within a HR environment. A good standard of written and spoken English is required and the successful completion of an interview.

This course is free for 16-18yrs; for 19-23yrs, course is free if you have not achieved a full Level 2 qualification.

For all other students fees apply:
Course fee £1,265; Exam Fee TBC

Course Summary

Length of study:
36 Weeks


Term dates

Study campus:

Study option(s):
Evening course, Adult course

Course level:
Level 3

If you can’t find the information you’re looking for or to ask a question, please contact us

Making your application

We will check your application to see if you meet the standard entry requirements for the course. If you do, you’ll receive an invitation via email to attend an interview with a Curriculum Tutor.

Fees and funding

If you are aged 16-18 and applying for a full-time programme, then you will not have to pay for your course. If you are aged 19+ then there may be a fee for your course.

Why Coventry

From entry-level qualifications, through to degree-level and specialist professional courses there’s something here for students with little or no formal education right up to career high-flyers. Expect a vibrant environment where you can meet people from different backgrounds and cultures.

College open event

Our Open Events are a chance for you to come and see what Coventry College is all about!
You’ll have the opportunity to talk to course tutors, have a go at some taster activities and explore our fantastic facilities.


Apply Now

Find the perfect course for you.


Click here