The Diploma of Human Resources Management is the ideal qualification if you are seeking a career in human resources. The course opens your world to pathways across many job roles, including: Human Resource Advisor, Human Resource Manager, Human Resource and Change Manager, Recruitment Officer and Training Officer.

Diploma of Human Resources Management Qualification

18 - 24 months flexible study.

Not only are our courses the highest quality, with world class trainers, but we also offer some of the affordable choices in Australia.

If that's not enough, you can contact us and we'll see if we can help make the course more affordable e.g. Payment plans.

For more details and a full price breakdown of this course download our Course Programs Brochure!


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Flexible Learning to Suit Your Lifestyle

The Diploma of Human Resources Management can be delivered online or via classroom sessions at our Southport, Gold Coast campus.




• BSBHRM521 Facilitate performance development processes 

• BSBHRM522 Manage employee and industrial relations 

• BSBHRM523 Coordinate the learning and development of teams and individuals 

• BSBHRM524 Coordinate workforce plan implementation 

BSBHRM527 Coordinate human resource functions and processes 

• BSBOPS504 Manage business risk

• BSBWHS411 Implement and monitor WHS polices, procedures and programs 



• BSBHRM525 Manage recruitment and onboarding 

• BSBWHS521 Ensure a safe workplace for a work area 

• BSBCRT511 Develop critical thinking in others 

• BSBFIN501 Manage budgets and financial plans 

• BSBLDR523 Lead and manage effective workplace relationships 


Credit Transfer

Barrington College Australia has established direct pathways into some of Australia's leading Universities enabling students entry into selected bachelor degrees with credit transfers, up to 12 months off their course saving time and money!

View University courses and credits available here.

Start Your Learning at Your Convenience

A rolling intake allowing you to start the course whenever suits you. Study with flexible learning options and ongoing support.

Course Pre-requisites

Successful completion of the following units from the BSB40420 Certificate IV in Human Resource Management


BSBHRM411 Administer performance development processes

BSBHRM412 Support employee and industrial relations

BSBHRM415 Coordinate recruitment and onboarding

BSBHRM417 Support human resource functions and processes.

A minimum of two years' equivalent
full-time relevant work experience.

How to Enrol – a quick guide

  1. Fill out the relevant application form on the enrolment page (you can download a PDF form if you have an older browser or a slow internet connection).
  2. Submit the online form or send your completed PDF application form to [email protected]
  3. We will review your application form, if you are accepted, you will receive a "Letter of Offer" via email
  4. Sign and return via email the written acceptance offer to Barrington College Admissions Officer together with payment, for the amount specified in the "Letter of Offer". Call us on +617 55625700, if you require any assistance.

The following information will be provided to students at the beginning of each course

  • A course outline indicating units of work, units of competency, assessment requirements, materials and equipment required
  • A student handbook
  • RPL process and complaints and appeals processes will be discussed
  • Vocational outcomes and opportunities will be discussed/credit transfers will be outlined
  • Work placement application form if required

Enrolment Procedure:

Prior to enrolment, prospective students will receive a letter of offer which contains information on fees and charges, code of practice and refund policy. The course guide and student handbook are also available on our website. This contains information on entry requirements, the induction and orientation procedure, payment options and unit details. In order to apply for enrolment students must return the signed letter of offer, this process ensures enrolment. Course content and assessment procedures are explained and vocational outcomes are outlined in the course handbook and covered during the students orientation procedure in the first session.

The Diploma of Human Resources Management

enhances technical skills and develops an awareness of the latest approaches and practices within the human resources and training sectors.

The Diploma of Human Resources is also of significant benefit to line managers, whose areas of responsibility includes managing staff.

The Diploma of Human Resources Management will help you develop your ability to plan, develop, implement and evaluate the workplace relations activities within a business. You will gain knowledge and skills in key business strategies and people management, while developing skills for mentoring and driving change within an organisations.

This nationally recognised qualification is valued by industry. This course, provides a solid foundation for those seeking a career within the industry.


Recognition of Prior Learning is the process of formal recognition for skills and knowledge gained through previous learning such as:

  • Life experiences
  • Previous formal learning
  • Employment
  • Recreational or personal interests

You may be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning for part or all of your intended study, based on your previous experiences and learning. For more information regarding RPL and how to apply, please discuss this with your educator.

You may be eligible for a credit transfer if you have previously undertaken training through a Registered Training Organisation. Credit transfer may be granted for one or more units or a full certificate level.

Three major factors need to be considered:

  1. How current the qualification is
  2. Mapping to the current training and
  3. If the training was undertaken with a Registered Training Organisation.

If you think you may be eligible for a credit transfer you will need to provide the following:

  • The original Statement of Attainment and/or Certificate for your educators to sight
  • A copy of the Statement of Attainment and/or Certificate
  • Or a certified copy of your qualification signed by a Justice of the Peace (JP)



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