Human Resources Management Certificate

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About the Human resources certificate program

This program is designed for individuals in the human resources field, both experienced and newly-assigned, who desire additional training. Topics to be covered range from the technical aspects of administration to the human relations issues surrounding working with a diverse workforce.

There are no required topics; you choose your six seminars from a list of topics that are designed to respond to the ever-changing needs of the field.

The program is offered in Portsmouth, Manchester and Live Online via Zoom. You are required to complete the program within two years. For those wishing to complete the program sooner, sufficient topics are offered each year.

Certificate Requirements

 To earn your certificate in Human Resources, you will need to:

  • Complete six (6) elective workshops listed in the schedule below.
  • Complete all courses within a two year period.
  • Enroll in the Human Resources Certificate program. To enroll in the certificate program, add the "HR Certificate Enrollment fee" to your cart at checkout when signing up for any of the elective workshops.  (An additional one-time $50 fee.)

Upcoming Workshops

Human Resources


What PD&T Students Are Saying

Laura Towne headshotThis workshop helped me to realize what I wanted in an organization in terms of employee engagement and a supervisor. It also taught me more about what I wanted to provide to others as a leader and was the catalyst for me making a much-needed shift in my career.

Frequently Asked Questions

Each individual workshop varies in cost. You may view the tuition price of each workshop by following the links above. Payment when registering can be completed on a class-to-class basis, or all together. There is also a one time $50 certificate administration fee.
Select your workshop(s) above and continue to "Enroll Now." Follow the steps provided to register for the workshop and reserve your seat. To enroll in the certificate program, add the "Certificate Enrollment fee" to your cart at checkout when signing up for any of the elective workshops. 
We highly recommend registering for these workshops early as they tend to fill up. Some workshops may have limited seats/spots availableEnrollment may close up to five days prior to the workshop start date.

You may view the location of each workshop above and/or when registering for a workshop. Specific directions to the workshop location will be provided upon registration or can be found here.

If the workshop you are registering for is listed as "Live Online," the workshop will take place in a live virtual format via Zoom. More information will be provided upon registration.

For specific information and necessary materials, please view the individual workshop page for the workshop you would like to register for. You may be required to have certain materials and/or applications downloaded to participate in the workshop. Reminders about this will be provided via email upon registration. You may also contact us with any questions.
This may be due to the workshop being at maximum capacity, canceled, or not currently scheduled. We recommend checking back routinely for updates. You may also contact us for further information.

All Human Resources Management Certificate Workshops


Stacey Boyle

Program Manager


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