Introduction to Human Resources

This course covers the techniques and activities associated in acquiring, developing, and maintaining an effective workforce. Topics include: human resource planning, recruitment and selection, orientation, training and development, performance appraisal, wage and salary administration, employee benefits and services, employee safety,security, and health.

Additional Information

Delivery Option:

This course is available through in-class and online delivery options.

Online option is available via weekly intake. The registration deadline for the online option is the Wednesday a week prior to the Monday start date. You will have four months to complete the course.

Course Material:

Fees do not include textbook. The textbook can be purchased online at the Bow Valley College Bookstore

Online learners will have access to the course materials through Desire2Learn (D2L) on the start date.

For more information, please contact:

Prospective Student Centre 403.410.1402
Continuing Education 403.410.1595 or email

Register for this course:

Click on an offering and add to cart or call 403.410.1400.

This is a required course for the:

Human Resources Certificate

Business Management Certificate

This is an optional course for the:

Qualified Administrative Assistant Certificate


Start Date:
May 01, 2017
End Date:
December 31, 2017
BVC Online
Hours of Study:
Domestic Tuition:
International Tuition:
Additional charges may be applied for this offering