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The 5-Day MBA in HR

An Intensive 5-Day Training Course

The 5-Day MBA in HR

Improving Organisational Effectiveness

Scheduled Dates

01 - 05 Jul 2024 London - UK $7,500
09 - 13 Sep 2024 Dubai - UAE $7,500
11 - 15 Nov 2024 London - UK $7,500
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Why Choose this Training Course?

Human Resources has earned its place at the top pf the organization as it is now recognized as a strategic source of competitive advantage and as a predictor of future business performance.  In order to justify this position, HR specialists need to develop a very different sets of skills and competencies. 

This intensive PetroKnowledge The 5-Day MBA in HR training course examines how to develop and master the key areas of Human Resource Management (HRM) as  HR is changing beyond recognition from the days of the old Personnel Departments.  This exciting and interactive training course will bring you up to date on the latest techniques and approaches that are appropriate in the effective management of Human Resources.

This The 5-Day MBA in HR training course will highlight:

  • Strategic Human Resource Management (HRM) in the modern organization
  • Employee Reward and how it influences employee behavior
  • Learning & development in the 21st Century
  • Performance Management in a multi-cultural environment
  • The latest strategies for effective resourcing and recruitment

What are the Goals?

By the end of this The 5-Day MBA in HR training course, participants will be able to:

  • Understand Strategic HRM approaches (SHRM)
  • Describe the role and functions of the Personnel / HR Department
  • Demonstrate a thorough understanding of employee resourcing, recruitment & reward
  • Describe best practice in working with employees with problems
  • Understand performance management in a multi-cultural environment
  • Outline the critical importance of learning and development

Who is this Training Course for?

This The 5-Day MBA in HR training course will greatly benefit all individuals who wish to understand the importance of good man management but will especially benefit: 

  • Human Resource Officers
  • Human Resource Administrators
  • Line Managers
  • Supervisors
  • Human Resource Specialists
  • Those on ‘Fast Track’ Programmes

How will this Training Course be Presented?

Mastering Human Resource Management combines discussion of the latest developments in the field of HR research and neurolinguistics. A wide range of proven adult learning techniques will be used including real-world case studies, videos from leading experts, self-assessments, participatory discussions, and many exercises to make the course a stimulating and enriching learning experience.

Organisational Impact

Organizations will benefit tremendously when they have HR Specialists  who are using the latest ‘best practice’ techniques with a high degree of the inner competencies gained in this seminar. The effective management of employees results in an engaged and motivated workforce that are productive and hence profitable for the organization. Senior Management will gain from the advice available from the HR function.

Personal Impact

This The 5-Day MBA in HR training course teaches the competencies that enable delegates will be able to:

  • Play a more strategic role in the organization
  • Understand themselves and the potential of HR more clearly
  • Advise on recruitment, retention and development of employees
  • Appreciate the importance of diversity and multiculturalism
  • Improve their ability to communicate, influence and work with others
  • Understand the importance of motivation and engagement

Daily Agenda

Day One: Human Resource Management for the 21st Century 

  • The Changing Face of Organizations and Functions
  • Key Impact of Changes on Human Resource Management
  • Human Resource Management (HRM) is not Personnel
  • New Roles and Responsibilities of HRM
  • Impact of Data Analytics and Predictive Analytics
  • Evolving Structures of HRM
  • Career Routes into HRM and Continuous Professional Development (CPD)

Day Two: Performance Management in a Multi‐Dimensional Organization

  • Performance Management in a Multi-Cultural Environment
  • Effective Performance Management Is Changing
  • The Role of C Suite and the Responsibilities of Line Management
  • Are Objectives and Performance Standards Always Relevant?
  • Understanding the Difference between High Potential and High Performance
  • Managing High Performers and Under-performers
  • Examining the Causes of Performance Gaps
  • The Relevance of Performance Appraisal & 360° Feedback

Day Three: Recruitment, Employee Resourcing & Reward

  • Targeted Recruitment and Selection
  • The Uses of Social Media and Mobile Recruiting
  • Need for Comprehensive Selection Tools
  • Assessment and Development Centres
  • The Psychology of Motivation
  • The Psychological Contract
  • Managing Multi-Generations in the Workplace
  • Reward Management, Remuneration and Benefits

Day Four: Workplace Conflict & Working with Employees in Difficulty

  • The Inevitability of Workplace Conflict
  • Management Interventions to Avoid Conflict
  • Using Mediation in the Workplace
  • Counseling Services & Employee Assistance Programmes (EAP)
  • Managing Employee Problems – Stress Management
  • Managing Employee Problems – Bullying and Harassment
  • Equality of Opportunity, Diversity and Discrimination

Day Five: Employee Development

  • Understanding the Importance of Learning and Development
  • Current Trends in L&D – Mentoring, Coaching and PDPs
  • Neuroscience Research and Learning
  • Identifying Learning & Development Needs and Meeting Them
  • How Corporate Social Responsibility Can Be Used For Development
  • Importance of Succession Planning and Talent Management
  • Personal Action Planning


  • On successful completion of this training course, a PetroKnowledge Certificate will be awarded to the delegates

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Frequently Asked Questions

How can I register for a training course?

  • To register online through our website, please click “Enroll Now” on the course page, complete and submit the form. A confirmation e-mail and instructions will be sent to the participant’s e-mail.
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    +971 50 981 7386 | +971 2 557 7389 or send an email to

When and how do I arrange payments?

  • Payments can be made in USD or UAE local currency AED (Arab Emirates Dirhams) either by Bank Transfer or by Credit Card. Our Bank Account details will be provided on the invoice.
  • Course fees are payable upon booking unless a valid, authorized Purchase Order is provided and accepted.
  • Invoices will be sent via email/courier to the ID/name and address provided.
  • The course fee shall be settled prior to course start date. Corporate payments with existing payment policy shall be relayed to us in advance.

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