The People Side of Business

Are you a “people person”?

Human Resources is one of the hot careers in Canadian business in the new millennium. If you are career-motivated and love working with people, HR may be the course for you!

Confederation College’s Business - Human Resources two-year diploma program will teach you how modern businesses manage their people for better job satisfaction, staff development and employee-employer relations. Courses cover all the business basics such as human resources, accounting, marketing, training, business law & ethics and information systems.


  • Get a solid foundation in all different areas of business HR
  • Continue on to a university degree through articulation agreements
  • You may also want to consider our three-year Business Administration - Human Resources diploma program

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Collaborative learning using a common curriculum across a shared platform between all six northern Ontario colleges

As an alumni of the Confederation College Personnel Management program, I have man...

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Bruce Lang

Director; Safety, Environment and Business Continuity Management

I had a great 3 years. I learned a lot, met a lot of new people, and had some aweso...

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Krista Paternoster

Confederation College - 3rd Year HR Placement Student

Employment Opportunities

Graduates of the Business - Human Resources program find entry-level positions in a variety of private and public sector organizations including hiring, training, health and safety, pensions and benefits administration and other areas of HR.

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