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People Practice

Course Code: FCPP

Level: 3
Subject area: Business, Management & HR
Awarding body: CIPD
Qualification: Certificate
Course type: Part-time
Time of Day: Evening
Duration: One year
When you'll study: Wednesdays, 5.00pm - 8.00pm (lectures are held via Zoom)

About the course

The CIPD Level 3 Certificate in People Practice is a foundation-level, professional qualification based on the CIPD Profession Map.

The Map was launched in 2018, having been developed in collaboration with a wide range of experts working at the heart of the profession. It sets the international benchmark for the people profession and provides a strong foundation to give people professionals the confidence and capabilities to guide their decision-making, actions and behaviours.

What you'll learn

You will study the following topics:

  •  business culture and change in context
  •  principles of analytics
  • core behaviours for people professions
  • essentials of people practice.
Entry requirements

This qualification is designed for those who want to learn about people practice and will give those not already working in a HR environment the toolkit to do so.  You must have good IT skills and be able to use Word, access Zoom and HE Moodle and have online computing access.

Assessments/Exams

Assessment for the CIPD Level 3 Foundation Certificate in People Practice is employer-driven and aimed at real scenarios that students may encounter in their future career.

This qualification is not graded. You will receive either a pass or fail. All assessment criteria must be met in order to achieve a pass.

There are no formal exams.

What's next?

Upon successful completion you may be able to progress to the Level 5 Associate Diploma in People Management at the College.

Important information

Fees quoted apply to courses starting in the academic year 2021/22 (August 2021 – July 2022). There may be a slight increase in fees for courses starting 2022/23.

If you are aged 16-18, due to Government funding, tuition fees may not be applicable for your course. (Please note: this does not apply to Foundation Degrees or Access to Higher Education courses, and other courses not eligible for public funding.)

Part-time

Course Code: FCPP

Course Fees

A Full Course Fee: £1100

B Reduced Course Fee (for those in receipt of qualifying benefits): Not applicable to this course

C Ancillary course costs (ie books and equipment): Not applicable to this course

D Advanced Learner Loan Fee: Not applicable to this course

How old are you? How much will you pay?
16 - 18 A
19 - 23 A(Note: If you do not have a level 3 qualification, this course may be free).
24+ A

Please note fees are quoted for one year only.