Leveraging HR Analytics and Data

Live virtual course

As an HR professional in a data-driven world, you must be up to date with the latest advancements in data analytics and how they apply to people management. In today’s fast changing environment, expertise in people analytics is among the most in-demand skill sets in HR. Organisations all over the world are turning to human capital analytics to gain a deeper understanding of their workforces, and improve the quality and credibility of HR decision-making.

This programme provides an in-depth introduction to HR analytics and gives you the tools to enable you to leverage maximum employee value and potential.

By the end of the course you will be able to:

> Linking HR and business strategies

Assessing organisational readiness for analytics initiatives

Building the business case for analytics

> Demonstrating the credibility and value added by HR

Using analytical insights to improve talent management processes

> Defining the roles, capabilities, and structures required to maximise analytics effectiveness.

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Short Courses

Fill in the form below to download the course brochure and register your interest:

Dates to be announced

9 hours of live virtual classes

Also available for in-house delivery upon request

Intermediate level

Omar Ismail MSc MPNLP 

Over the last 26 years Omar has worked in various areas of HR and had the opportunity to develop CEO’s, Managing Directors and their teams. During this time, he has held several different positions within HR such as Head of Learning & Development, HR Director, Director of People Development and Head of Talent Strategy.

More recently Omar has focused his efforts within the GGC region working with many prominent organisations such as RAK Banks, Dubai Parks and Resorts, Dubai Business Women Council, Saudi Capital Markets, HSBC, Almarai, Saudi Aramco, PWC Training Academy, Dubai’s Prime Minister’s Office for Innovation, Dubai Municipality, Dubai World Trade Centre, Dubai Tourism & Commerce Marketing and Central Bank UAE.  

Today Omar uses his experience and knowledge to enhance his role as an associate trainer for the CIPD in the Middle East when delivering both customised in-house and open courses such as HR Strategy, the HR Business Partner Programme and Level 5 HR Diploma.

Course fees


  • Early Bird: $1,459
  • Full price: $1,699

CIPD Member:

  • Early Bird: $1,399
  • Full price: $1,549

Terms and conditions apply. VAT as per UAE law applies to above prices. 

Looking to train a group of 6 or more? All our courses are also available in-house upon request. For further information, please contact us on: training@cipd.ae or call +971(0)4 275 6900

Ready to book? Please fill in the form to register your interest.

Why virtual?
As a people professional, it is important to stay ahead of your professional development to support you through this time of ongoing change. In response to COVID-19, and to support the community of people professionals across the region, we have created a selection of CIPD short courses designed for virtual delivery. From the get go, our process is putting you, the learner, at the core of our approach to ensure we deliver rewarding learning experiences that engage youencourage participation and ensure the learning 'sticks' through job application and project work.  
Spaced-out learning

The programmes run over time to allow you
to apply your new skills and personalised individual follow ups support better learning retention.

A learner-centric approach

The course content is designed to engage you in various ways to meet your desired learning outcomes, 
with the ongoing support of your dedicated CIPD trainer.

Active learner engagement

The live virtual programmes combine self-directed learning 
with facilitated technology-based activities, to reinforce learning, 
support knowledge retention and skill application.

Social learning

Activities are designed for you to interact with other course delegates, share experiences, challenges and ideas, ask questions and create a memorable, connected learning experience.

About the course

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