Taught course

CIPD Level 5 Intermediate Certificate/Diploma in Human Resource Management


Entry requirements

No entry requirements.

An existing Level 3 qualification, CIPD or other would be ideal. Enough relevant experience in management or HR would suffice. Our expert Programme Advisors will assess your wants and needs prior to booking on to ensure you choose the correct level for you.

Months of entry


Course content

This programme is suitable for existing HR Administrators looking to take the next step, or HR Managers that are looking to expand their knowledge and upskill for their current role.

DPG’s learning model is innovative, utilising new and creative learning methods such as the Virtual Business District. Learners also get free, lifetime access to the Award-Winning DPG Community, which engages them with peers and industry experts, as well as tonnes of learning materials.

The programme is fully supported by expert programme facilitators, available whenever you need them. There will also be live webinars and Q&A sessions available to complement the programme.

What is the difference between the Certificate and the Diploma?

The Certificate requires 6 modules to complete, the Diploma requires 8.

Is this programme right for me?

If you are currently in an HR role, looking to gain some key industry knowledge to further your career, this programme could be for you. If you’re new to HR, but have relevant qualifications and experience, the Level 5 Programme could also be for you.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • CIPD
    4-24 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    4-24 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    4-24 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Programme Advisor