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​​(Micro-Credential) Human Resource (HR) Data Gathering and Analytics ​(Synchronous and Asynchronous e-learning)

Topic:Business Management, Data Analytics & Visualisation, Others

Course Type:Short & Modular Courses

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  • Course Date:

    17 Apr 2024 to 29 Apr 2024
  • Registration Period:

    26 Jan 2024 to 03 Apr 2024
  • Time:

    08:00 AM to 08:00 AM,
    Sync Online (2-Days); E-Learning (2-Days); Project/Assessment (1-Day)
  • Mode of Training:

  • Venue:

    Singapore Polytechnic
  • Funding:


This Micro-Credential in Human Resource Data Gathering and Analytics is a collaborative endeavour brought to you by Singapore Polytechnic, School of Business in partnership with the Institute for Human Resource Professionals (IHRP). This course equips HR professionals with the essential skills to gather, analyze, and prepare HR data effectively, enabling data-driven decision-making for improved organizational outcomes. Upon successful completion, participants can apply for an IHRP Skills Badge, underscoring their expertise and dedication to advancing the HR field.

This micro-credential is designed for HR professionals seeking to enhance their data competency and leverage data-driven insights to make informed decisions. Whether you are a HR analyst or manager, this program equips you with the skills necessary to harness the power of HR data for strategic advantage.

This course is a 5-week part-time course with lessons conducted in a blended learning mode, including synchronised online lessons (in the evening), self-directed e-Learning, and face-to-face assessment.

Course Objective

The course is designed to provide participants with the concept and principles of HR Analytics. Participants will be able to clean and validate the different data sets collected, and check for outliers or errors which further assess the HR data quality of sources

Course Outline

By the end of the Course, participants will be able to:

  • Identify the steps for hypothesis testing, data modelling and analysis.
  • Gather data in a way that maintains its cleanliness.
  • Manage data in a way that maintains the accuracy of data collected.
  • Apply analytics tools and insights to optimise employee cost, increase efficiency and effectiveness.

Topics to be covered

  1. Metrics Benchmarking
  2. Data collection and Management
  3. Analytics, Models and Techniques

Minimum Requirements

Applicants must have at least 1 year of working experience in the area of human resources.

Certification / Accreditation

• Certificate of Attendance (electronic Certificate will be issued)
A Certificate of Attendance will be awarded to participants who meet at least 75% attendance rate

• Certificate of Completion (electronic Certificate will be issued)
A Certificate of Completion will be awarded to participants who pass the assessment and meet at least 75% attendance rate

Suitable for

Human Resource (HR) Associates / Executives / HR Managers / Heads

Course Fees

The course fees payable above are inclusive of 8% GST rate.

Applicants/Eligibility SkillsFuture Funding GST Subsidised Fee (after GST)
Singapore Citizens aged 40 and above1 $945.00 $28.35 $133.35
Singapore Citizens aged below 40 $735.00 $28.35 $343.35
Singapore Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders $735.00 $28.35 $343.35
Others (Full fees payable) $0.00 $94.50 $1,144.50

As per SSG’s policy, the GST payable for all funding-eligible applicants is calculated based on prevailing GST rate after baseline funding subsidy of 70%

Singaporeans aged 25 years and above may use **SkillsFuture Credit balance to offset respective course fees.

1 Under the SkillsFuture Mid-career Enhanced Subsidy. For more information, visit the SkillsFuture website here
2 Under the Enhanced Training Support for Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs) Scheme. For more information of the scheme, click here. To view SP’s list of similar funded courses, click here. Please submit the attached “Declaration Form for Enhanced Training Support Scheme for SME” together with your online application.

Funding Incentives

Please click here for more information on funding incentives.

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Application Procedure

1. For self-sponsored applicant, please click on the “Register” button to apply for the course. You will be directed to STEP portal to manage all your course activities. Please note that you will be prompted to sign in with Singpass/Student ID.
2. For company-sponsored applicant, please approach your company's Human Resource (HR) team to put in the application through the company portal using CorpPass.  You may only apply after receiving the registration link from your company's HR.
3. Your application does not guarantee acceptance into the course. Your acceptance into the course is dependent on meeting the course requirements and course vacancy.
4. All successful applicants will be notified with a letter of confirmation via email.
6. PACE Academy course schedules, including course trainer, course fees and course availability are subject to change.

7. PACE Academy reserves the right to cancel or postpone any course at short notice; & at its absolute discretion without assigning any reason for such cancellation/postponements. In the event that the applicant’s chosen course is cancelled prior to its commencement, PACE Academy will make a full refund of course fees already paid by the applicant.

8. The data provided to Singapore Polytechnic will be kept strictly confidential and will be used for the purpose of course administration. The data may be passed on to the relevant organisations that require the information related to the course.  

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