Economics for HR

1-day course

The themes of this course are centred on Remuneration, Cost of Living, Employment Statistics and Inequality, and include elements (such as Producer Prices, Gross Domestic Product, Currency fluctuations, Repo rates etc.) which are suitable for a broader audience, and are applicable to most business people.

Who should attend this course?

HR Practitioners

HR Managers

Rem Specialist

Line Managers

Are there any prerequisites for attending this course?

None.

Course Content and Outcomes

At the conclusion of this course the delegate should be able to:

  • Understand how the economy impacts on an individual’s standards of living.
  • Understand how the economy impacts on the business environment.
  • Use economic forecasts to predict challenges and opportunities in the coming years.
  • Understand inequality issues – using various measures – and how to address these issues.
  • Understand the fundamentals of pay for productivity.
  • Evaluate inflation baskets by income group and understand the differences between income groups in terms of what they spend their income on.

Johannesburg:

Dates:
18 September
21 November

 

Time:
08h00 – 16h00

 

Venue:
21st Century Offices
12 Bolton Road (cnr. Sussex)
Saxonwold, 2132

 

Cape Town:

Dates:

7 November

 

 

Time:
08h30 – 16h30

 

 

Venue:
To be confirmed
(central southern suburbs)

 

Port Elizabeth:

There are currently no public course dates planned for this region.

If you’re interested in running this course in-house for your company, please see the in-house rates below.

Durban:

Dates:

7 November

 

 

 

Time:

08h00 – 16h00

 

 

 

Venue:

To be confirmed

1-day Public Course Rate

R 4 775.00 
(per delegate, excluding VAT)

 

Public Course Package Rates

If you – or any company employees – would like to attend more than one public training course, or more than one person from your company would like to attend any of the courses, we highly recommend purchasing one of our packages.

  • Structured according to the number of delegate days
  • Discounts of up to 30%
  • Valid for a year
  • Specific to the company (not to the delegate) so can be used:
    • by any number of employees
    • in any combination
    • for any course/s

 

If you would like to purchase a package,
please fill out the booking form

 

In-house Rates

for between 5 and 10 delegates*, a flat daily rate of

R 18 500.00

 

+ a daily fee for each additional delegate of

R 1 600.00

 

We can tailor-make this course, or customise any combination of courses to suit your organisation’s needs. 

 

If you would like to run this course in-house at your company, please contact us and will will get back to you ASAP. 

 

*  Please note that we need a minimum of 5 delegates in order to run this course.

Contact us

 

Regional Contact Details

Head Office: 
Johannesburg & Gauteng

Sharlene Herandien
Training Manager

Cape Town, Western Cape & Northern Cape

Reone Kerr
General Manager, Western and Northern Cape region

Port Elizabeth & Eastern Cape
Durban & Kwazulu Natal

Penny Petrou
General Manager, Eastern Cape & KZN