Centre for Continuing Education

Human resources

Human resources

Human resources. Learn expert people management skills.

An organisation’s greatest asset is its employees. The huge expansion of the HR industry in recent years has resulted in an urgent demand for ongoing training and development. The Centre for Continuing Education at the University of Sydney is meeting this need with a wide range of human resources courses.

You’ll find that most of our human resources courses are open to everyone. They cover a broad spectrum of subjects, including recruitment, professional development, and communication.

So, whether you’re interested in starting a HR career or strengthening the management and communications in your company, you’re sure to find a human resource training course to suit you. Develop people the smart way with human resources courses at CCE, the University of Sydney.

Experienced Executive Assistant's Course

Career development. Kick-start your career. The role of the Executive Assistant (EA) has evolved from mostly an administrative focus of ‘hanging coats and taking notes’ to one that requires more sophisticated skills with increased responsibility and decision-making capability. EA/PAs today deal with fast-paced, highly networked, multi-platformed digital business and organisational models. This one-day workshop provides you, the experienced Executive Assistant (EA), the opportunity... [More]
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Experienced Executive Assistant's Course

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Experienced Executive Assistant's Course

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Experienced Executive Assistant's Course

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Handling Conflicts and Problems Collaboratively

Career development. Kick-start your career. Eleanor Shakiba Eleanor Shakiba is an expert in social and emotional intelligence. She has taught over 50,000 people to think and speak in ways which build success. She has been teaching at the Centre for Continuing Education for over ten years. Eleanor’s qualifications include a Bachelor of Arts degree in Social Anthropology, Graduate Certificate in Applied Psychology, Graduate Diploma in Adult Education, Master Practitioner and Trainer... [More]
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Handling Conflicts and Problems Collaboratively

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Handling Conflicts and Problems Collaboratively

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Networking for Professional Success Course

Career development. Kick-start your career. Join our networking course and learn the necessary tools to create and maintain a professional network, empowering you to enhance your career success in Australia. Up to 80% of jobs are found through networking but creating a professional network can be a daunting task for many, especially recent graduates, new migrants and international students. In this course, you will learn how to develop and deliver an elevator pitch, how to... [More]
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Networking for Professional Success Course

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Networking for Professional Success Course

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Interview Skills Course

Career development. Kick-start your career. Learn how to achieve interview success and get the job you want. Do you often get down to the final shortlist for a job only to lose out and never really understand why? Have you recently gone for an internal promotion and had to face an interview panel for the first time in years? Are you happy with your resume and Linkedin profile but still not getting the job interviews you want? If this is you, or you just feel you need to brush up on... [More]
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Interview Skills Course

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Executive Assistant's Course

Career development. Kick-start your career. Executive assistant’s, executive secretaries and PAs must understand key management skills and be able to use them effectively in order to ensure success in today’s highly competitive world. In this course, you’ll learn and practise the essentials of how to communicate effectively, how to manage yourself and others, and how to continuously upgrade your skills and manage your career. If you have more than five years experience as an... [More]
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Executive Assistant's Course

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Executive Assistant's Course

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Effective Minute Taking Course

Career development. Kick-start your career. This Effective Minute Taking course is aimed at providing relevant and useful information to assist with the skill of minute taking. Everyday business functionality is geared around what happens in meetings. Whether in a large or small organisation, today’s administrative staff, executive or personal assistant need to be precise, factual and prompt in delivering the minutes from meetings. Outcomes By the end of this course, you should be... [More]
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Effective Minute Taking Course

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Effective Minute Taking Course

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Effective Minute Taking Course

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Design and Deliver Training and Assessments Course

Training. Gain practical skills for team training and assessment. This training and assessment course teaches practical skills to assist you in the development of short courses and team training sessions that will make a positive difference in achieving desired training outcomes. You’ll learn how to determine what training is required and how to structure and sequence learning material to meet the needs of the participants and the organisation. You’ll also develop an understanding... [More]
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Design and Deliver Training and Assessments Course

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Design and Deliver Training and Assessments Course

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The Ultimate Job Search Course

Career development. Kick-start your career. Do you want a new job? In this course, you will learn how to create a standout resume and LinkedIn profile, and how to use LinkedIn to get meetings and referrals. You will also hear expert tips on finding a role at a company where you will be happy. By the end of the course, you will be confident in applying for the jobs that you are really excited about, and you will have materials that are more likely to get noticed by hiring managers... [More]
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The Ultimate Job Search Course

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