Certificate in Organisational Psychology (Teach Out)

This programme introduces the foundation in the field of psychology and psychological aspects of organisational functioning. Students will engage in psychological theories and their applications. This programme will benefit HR professionals whose job requires them to interact with others on a frequent basis.

Course Content

Module 1: Principles of Psychology (30 hours)

  • Mind and Behaviour
  • Sensation and Perception
  • Learning & Intelligence
  • Emotions & Motivation
  • Personality & Disorders

Module 2: Understanding Organisational Psychology (33 hours)

  • Foundations of Industrial/ Organisational Psychology
  • Organisational Behaviour & Work Psychology
  • Stress Management
  • Psychological Testing & Assessment

The modules listed above maybe conducted in a different sequence.

Course Duration

63 training hours; 3 months

Lessons are conducted twice a week

Assessment Methods

Candidates will be assessed through assignments, class participations and written examinations. Upon successful completion of the programme, candidates will be awarded the Certificate in Organisational Psychology by SHRI Academy.


COP graduates may proceed to the Diploma in Organisational Psychology programme.

Admission Requirements

  • Candidates must possess at least 5 GCE ‘O’ Level passes, preferably with 2 to 3 years working experience in human resource / other fields and be proficient in the English language.
  • Those with other qualifications deemed of the above equivalent and working experience will be considered on an individual basis.
  • The final decision concerning admission to the programme rests with the SHRI Academic Board.


Programme Fees

Self-Sponsored SHRI Member Non-Member
Application Fee S$70.00 S$70.00
Course Fee S$1,656.00 S$1,920.00
Fee Protection Scheme S$23.36 S$23.36
Total Fees S$1,749.36 S$2,013.36
7% GST S$122.46 S$140.94
Fees payable for self-sponsored S$1,871.82 S$2,154.30


Application fee is non-refundable and non-transferable.

All students are required to pay the Fee Protection Scheme and subject to 7% GST.  (FPS Cert. PDF)

All fees to be payable in full prior to the orientation/course commencement date.

For more information on UTAP funding click here.

Application Procedures

All applications must be submitted with the following:

  1. Completed application form*
  2. One recent passport-size photograph
  3. Certified true copies of academic certificates & transcripts
  4. Front & Back photocopies of NRIC/ Passport
  5. Requisite payment**

*Applicants are required to bring along their original documents (for verification purposes) including copies of the educational qualifications and result transcripts.

**Requisite payment includes all fees quoted under Programme Fees.

Payment Mode:

Cash, NETS, Cheque (payable to “SHRI Academy Pte Ltd”) IBG & Credit Card (additional charges apply) .

Next Intake

Please indicate your choice of intake for registration purposes.

Intake Commencement Date Application Closing Date
8th Intake TBA TBA

Download application form here

For further information, please contact Ms. Lynn via phone (65) 6438 0012, fax (65) 6299 4864, or email lynn.koo@shri.org.sg