Human Resources Assistant (One-Year)

This technical diploma, Human Resources Assistant, provides you with a range of entry level and intermediate skills that are needed to perform basic human resources job functions. The credential ‘ladders’ up to the full two-year Associate Degree, Human Resource Administration. If you enjoy assisting in structuring and administering programs and policies designed to help employees be productive and safe in the workplace, then human resources assistant is a good career for you. The technical degree holder will assist in recruitment, apply basic workplace safety and legal principles to a variety of employment situations, conduct basic payroll functions, assist in and facilitate employee training and development programs, and serve as a customer service representative for a human resources department. This growing and dynamic field has excellent future career growth potential.

Program Name: 
Human Resources Assistant
Program Number: 
31-116-1
Type of Degree/Diploma: 
Technical Diploma
Offered at These Colleges: 
Lakeshore Technical College    
(see Human Resource Administration)
Mid-State Technical College    
(see Human Resources)
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