Human Resources Core Knowledge: Functions and Activities (Retired)
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This course examines personnel and administrative functions such as organizational documentation requirements to ensure compliance with key regulations, how to gauge employee attitudes and opinions, and the job analysis process. Financial and vendor management is also discussed, including common budgeting and accounting concepts, quantitative and qualitative analysis, and third-party supplier management. This course also addresses tools and techniques used to support HR activities, such as HR technologies, techniques for forecasting HR needs, and risk-management techniques. Finally, this course provides instruction on project management approaches and applications. This course helps prepare individuals for the Human Resource Certification Institute's (HRCI) PHR and SPHR certification examinations.
Human resource professionals, managers, and all individuals preparing for the PHR and SPHR certification examinations of the Human Resource Certification Institute (HRCI); compensation and benefits analysts, administrators, staffing managers, and recruiters will also have interest in this certification path