Course in Employment Relations

Top Courses in Employment Relations

Employment Relations

A college course prepares students for a specific career path, or it can expand the knowledge of current professionals. Employment relations is a good class to take for those interested in working with people.

What is a course in employment relations? Having a business that runs smoothly includes a staff that gets along. A course in employment relations prepares students for a career in human resources and similar areas. This type of course usually explores the variety of organizations that represent employees, as well as the differences of the workers themselves, such as gender, race and class. Many programs also focus on the labor market and legal and human resource issues.

Upon graduation, individuals can seek out high-level human resource positions all over the world. A degree opens up the doors to a wide range of opportunities, so it is not difficult to find a job. Also, the skills learned help you not only improve the workplace but also improve your personal relationships.

Because there are many national and international opportunities to take a course in employment relations, the costs can vary quite a bit. It is highly recommended that you research a number of different schools and then contact them directly to find out what will be expected financially.

While taking a course in employment relations will not necessarily lead directly to a job, it does pave the way to many different career paths. Graduates will know how to manage people well, apply knowledge of current issues, represent employees in difficult situations, specialize in diversity, or continue on to pursue an MBA. Careers may relate to diversity in the workplace, labor unions and social movements, globalization and migration, or work management and organization.

The easiest way to find a course that appeals to you is to look online and compare the number of different programs available. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office at the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Managing Difficult People

Convertas
Campus Full time September 2018 United Arab Emirates Dubai Abu Dhabi United Kingdom London Turkey Istanbul Malaysia Kuala Lumpur + 6 more

People behavior is influenced by the situation, but more by their comprehension of the world around them. That makes some people difficult for the others. Most of us have to deal with difficult people at some time or other. The stress of handling difficult people can create a lack of productivity and reluctance to come to work. [+]

*Understanding difference in People

*Understanding human behavioral patterns and persona

*Understanding why people become difficult to deal with

*Avoiding Manipulations of difficult people

*Developing confidence in dealing with a number of different types of people

*Applying conflict resolution techniques

*Using words that de-escalate and give criticism effectively

*Applying assertive behavior and see instant results.

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Course in HR - Skills Programme in Labour Relations

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 56 hours February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

Upon successful completion of the programme and if the learner is declared “competent” in the PoE, the learner will receive a Damelin results letter outlining the unit standards covered and Damelin will apply to SABPP on the learner’s behalf for the Skills Programme in Labour Relations: SAQA ID 67511 (Credits 28) to be awarded. [+]

Course in HR - Skills Programme in Labour RelationsCertificationUpon successful completion of the programme and if the learner is declared “competent” in the PoE, the learner will receive a Damelin results letter outlining the unit standards covered and Damelin will apply to SABPP on the learner’s behalf for the Skills Programme in Labour Relations: SAQA ID 67511 (Credits 28) to be awarded.Entry Requirements

    Knowledge, comprehension and application of Computer Literacy at NQF 3/Grade 11     CAT exemption is required for exemption from doing the fundamentals, thus:     Knowledge, comprehension and application of English and Mathematics at NQF 4/Grade 12     Knowledge, comprehension and application of a South African 2nd language at NQF 3/Grade 11     Admission may be subject to an interview with an academic staff member Course Duration ... [-]

Bullying and Harassment at Work Course

NIVA Education
Campus Full time 3 days Denmark Copenhagen

Based on the most recent research, the course will update the participants’ knowledge on the causes, risk factors and consequences of bullying at work. The course will also discuss the strategies for the prevention and management of bullying and harassment at work. Special focus will be on the prevention and management of bullying at work, investigation of cases, as well as on treatment of targets of bullying. [+]

Bullying and harassment at work is widely recognized as a serious safety and health problem in working life.

Course objectives

Based on the most recent research, the course will update the participants’ knowledge on the causes, risk factors and consequences of bullying at work. The course will also discuss the strategies for the prevention and management of bullying and harassment at work. Special focus will be on the prevention and management of bullying at work, investigation of cases, as well as on treatment of targets of bullying.

The course will also give the participants a forum and an opportunity to explore and discuss the issue with people who work in different roles for the prevention and management of bullying and harassment.... [-]


Diversity and Inclusion Management Course

NIVA Education
Campus Full time 3 days Norway Oslo

Diversity management can be seen as an internal process aiming at creating a positive work environment by taking individual differences into consideration. Diversity is about acceptance and respect. On the other hand, diversity is also a cause of misunderstanding, suspicion and conflict in the workplace that can result in absenteeism, poor quality, low morale and loss of competitiveness. [+]

Diversity and Inclusion Management – tools for creating fruitful work environment, organization culture and competitive advantage

Diversity management can be seen as an internal process aiming at creating a positive work environment by taking individual differences into consideration. Diversity is about acceptance and respect. On the other hand, diversity is also a cause of misunderstanding, suspicion and conflict in the workplace that can result in absenteeism, poor quality, low morale and loss of competitiveness.

Course objectives

Diversity is seen as something that is good for business and for the work environment. According to the diversity paradigm, a diverse workforce should be considered a competitive advantage. In a constantly changing world organizations need to adapt to rapidly changing markets. A workforce mirroring the structure of the market is able to react swiftly to evolving environments.... [-]


Labor Relations

Seattle Pacific University School of Business and Economics
Campus Part time 5 days September 2018 USA Seattle

To learn the fundamental differences between critical and strategic thinking. Learn to apply the Strategic Thinking Acting and Learning model to resolve business issues and improve organizational performance. [+]

What you will learn:

Using the model for Strategic Thinking Acting and Learning© developed by Dr. Jim Rand and the process for Critical Thinking, you will understand the differences between strategic and tactical thinking and when to apply one or both.

Clear, analytical and objective thinking in complex, ambiguous situations Disciplined, results-oriented decision making Development of reasonable, consistent, creative action plans

Length:

Four Half-day sessions

Purpose of this course:

To learn the fundamental differences between critical and strategic thinking. Learn to apply the Strategic Thinking Acting and Learning model to resolve business issues and improve organizational performance. ... [-]


Course in Selecting and Managing Interventions

University of Tulsa College of Business Administration
Campus Part time June 2018 USA Tulsa Toledo

In Selecting the Managing Interventions, you'll learn to link root causes to interventions that fall in one of six categories -- knowledge, information, physical resources, structure/process, motives, or wellness. [+]

ASTD HPI Certificate Program-Selecting and Managing Interventions

New Dates to be AnnouncedResearch tells us that more than 80% of the time employee performance problems aren't caused by lack of skills or knowledge. So what else is there? How do you choose the right training and/or intervention solution? This skill-building class leaves you with the practical tools and experiences to build a seamless delivery system for your interventions.

In Selecting the Managing Interventions, you'll learn to link root causes to interventions that fall in one of six categories -- knowledge, information, physical resources, structure/process, motives, or wellness. You'll then learn how to locate and contract with talented people who specialize in those specific areas. And you'll be able to monitor and manage the implementation process from start to finish, as well as ensure that the interventions are following the prescription. ... [-]


One-To-One Program: Campbell Organizational Survey

Foster College of Business Administration at Bradley University
Campus Part time September 2018 USA Peoria Chicago

Executives and managers gain an overview of 13 key dimensions of employee job satisfaction and organizational effectiveness. [+]

Executives and managers gain an overview of 13 key dimensions of employee job satisfaction and organizational effectiveness.

This tool measures employee job satisfaction and organizational effectiveness ... the candid feedback you need to build a committed, dedicated workplace.  Because it yields data you can act upon, the Campbell Survey is an excellent starting point for organizations.

Process

Prior to a training session, all employees complete the 30-minute Campbell Organizational Survey.  This data collection is followed by a 1-day senior management debriefing and planning session.

This survey will help you: 

gain a broad view of the organizational culture find out employee views on company leadership and management  gather opinions on pay, benefits, working conditions, stress levels and job security set action plans for addressing needed changes establish a benchmark for monitoring trends and attitudes focus on attitudes that can increase job satisfaction and growth ... [-]