Diploma in Human Resource Management (KNEC)

About Diploma

This is a 1 year Course that equips the trainee with knowledge and skills that help him /her have an excellent career practice and advancement in human resource both in public and private sectors.

Course Objectives

  • Understand the role of Human resource in the achievement of organizational goals.
  • Apply principles and practices of management in enhancing organizational effectiveness
  • Apply quantitative and qualitative techniques in making sound human resource decisions
  • Understand Legal provisions that govern Labour and industrial Relations

Modules Covered

Module 1

  • Foundations of Human Resource Management,
  • Office Administration and Management
  • Information Communication Technology
  • Communication
  • Entrepreneurship

Module 2

  • Principles and practice of management,
  • Theory and practice of human resource,
  • Labour laws,
  • Public Relations,
  • Quantitative Methods

Module 3

  • Labour and industrial relation
  • Organizational behavior
  • Accounting and Control
  • Economics
  • Project.

Entry Requirements

  • KCSE Mean grade C plain; OR
  • Passed certificate in human resource management; OR
  • Passed craft in personnel management
  • Equivalent qualification approved by the KNEC senate


January & August