Online People Analytics Courses

Online training on People Analytics and creating a data-driven culture in HR

The myHRfuture academy is a learning experience platform for HR professionals looking to invest in their careers. We have many training courses that are targeted at People Analytics professionals and HR Business Partners to help learn about HR analytics and how to use data in conversations with the business. See below for information on all of the courses that we have available on People Analytics for learners of all levels, as well as more information on our learning platform, that combines bitesized learning content on HR analytics with articles, research, case studies, podcasts, videos and access to a community collaboration platform for you to share ideas with peers and get answers from experts. If you’re looking to upskill and learn how to become an HR analyst, these courses will help you to further your career in HR analytics.

An Introduction to People Analytics

This course is led by Jonathan Ferrar and David Green and will give you a great introduction into the importance of People Analytics (also known as HR analytics) and why most leading companies around the world are now investing in this field.

The objective of this course is to provide aspiring people analytics professionals and HR business partners with a solid foundation in why HR analytics is critical to helping HR provide real business value. By taking this course you will get an excellent grounding in what people analytics is, and how the best companies are using HR analytics to become more successful and provide an exceptional employee experience.

Introduction to GDPR for HR

This course led by Kim Bradford will introduce you to the General Data Protection Regulation, and by extension the Data Protection Act 2018, outlining what this law is and why it matters to HR professionals as well as the companies they work for.

You will learn what is the GDPR, why has the law changed, and why does it matter to individuals, companies, and HR professionals or HR analysts? The course also covers how and where you should look to implement changes within your day to day activities. Whether you’re new to people analytics or are experienced in running HR analytics projects, this course will help you understand the GDPR.

How to Use Statistics in your People Analytics Projects

This course led by Ben Teusch provides a practical guide on introducing statistical tests into a people analytics project and the steps to follow when working through your analysis.

The objective of this course is to provide you with some practical insights on how to think through the critical steps of a HR analytics project and to use statistical tests in both Excel and R. On completing this course, you will have a better understanding of how to get started with using statistics in your people analytics projects, and on how to move from Excel to using R for a multiple linear regression model as you learn the skills needed to be a HR analyst.

How to Create a Governance Model for People Analytics

In this course led by Jonathan Ferrar, you will learn how to create strong governance for your people analytics function and understand how to build the six different types of governance for people analytics.

Governance is the underpinning element of all HR analytics. It ensures the right people provide direction for work, that the structure and stewardship for managing data are appropriate and applicable to your organisation and that you are managing the risks associated with people analytics in a clear and proper manner. This course gives you a great model for HR analytics governance.


Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

When do courses start and finish? +

Access to courses starts now and never ends! All of our online training courses are completely self-paced - you decide when you start and when you finish.

How long do I have access to courses? +

After enrolling, you have unlimited access to all of our courses for as long as you have a subscription to the academy - across any and all devices you own.

How long does each course last? +

Our courses vary from 45 minutes long to just over 2 hours long and each course is broken down into bitesized modules, so you can watch and learn whenever you want and wherever you are.

Can I watch the courses on my mobile? +

Yes! Our website is mobile optimised so you can watch videos and access content on the go, just visit our site via your mobile and all of the courses will be available for you to watch wherever you are.

Do I get a certificate for completing a course? +

Yes, upon completing any course on the myHRfuture Academy, you will receive a PDF certificate to show that you have completed all of the course content.