CIPD Certified Associate Diploma in People Management

Business, Accounting and Law

  • Aim of Programme

    Aim of Programme

    The Associate Diploma in People Management provides you a unique opportunity to gain a deeper understanding of the professional behaviours that lead to organisational success. Learn how to manage relationships, foster talent, guide strategic planning and reward performance. Whether you wish to refocus your existing career or gain an understanding of key emerging topics in the area of People Management, this course provides a route to enhancing your career opportunities.

    CIPD – Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development

      • Blended Learning – a combination of online learning and traditional classroom learning


    Level 7 NFQ comparable to the UK RFQ Level 5

    • 7
      NFQ Level

    Membership Level

    Membership Level

    When you complete your qualification, you will be awarded CIPD Associate Membership, and the designation “Assoc CIPD” after your name. This establishes your credibility as a professional, raises your profile and opens doors to new job opportunities.

    Programme Content

    Programme Content

    • Organisational performance and culture in practice
    • Evidence based practice
    • Professional behaviours and valuing people
    • Employment Relationship Management
    • Talent Management and Workforce Planning
    • Reward for performance and contribution
    • Specialist Employment Law
    • One of the following Modules (as determined by AIT)
      – Specialist Employment Law
      – Wellbeing at Work

    Minimum Entry Requirements

    Minimum Entry Requirements

    • Candidates with an interest in pursuing a career in People Management or Human Resource Management and who can apply learnings in a work context.
    • A level 6 qualification (Advanced or Higher Certificate) or equivalent. Recognition of prior learning and relevant work experience will be taken into account.





    This course will give you opportunity to take the next step up into a more senior people profession role.









    1 Year

    September – May

    Monday 6.30pm – 9.30pm

    Wednesday 6.30pm – 9.30pm 

    Some Saturday workshops TBC

    Programme Fee

    TUS Course Fee €2,300
    CIPD Learner Fee (payable directly to the CIPD) €161.20
    CIPD Membership Fee (payable directly to CIPD) €141


    September 2022 


     For information on Fees and to register your interest please contact 
    Josephine Corkery – [email protected]




  • Please refer to our Quick Help Guide  for step by step instructions for online applications