Recruitment Consulting Certificate – On-line Program


Welcome to the RCSA Recruitment Consulting Certificate – On-line Program which is recognised as the foundation for entry level professionals involved in the on-hire sector across Australia and New Zealand.

This program has been developed by the RCSA, in conjunction with education professionals, it is a comprehensive and practical course addressing the essential elements of contemporary recruitment and on-hire skills and compliance.

The total nominal investment of time to undertake this program is 15.5 hours over 3 months and consists of 12 hours of online study, 1.5 hour webinar recordings, and a 2 hour exam.

The Program is designed to provide essential knowledge of the recruitment and on-hire professional's role and consists of these core activities:


Six Recruitment Essentials Modules (delivered online through RCSA e-Learning)

- Recruitment Consulting Essentials

- Closing Deals and Making Offers

- Negotiating Terms and Conditions

- Negotiating with Candidates

- Resignation and Counter Offers

- Reverse Marketing Candidates


Interviewing Essentials

(delivered as webinar recordings to be viewed at any time)

Interviewing Essentials Part 1: Interviewing the client and creating the ad

Interviewing Essentials Part 2: Interviewing the candidate and selling to the client


RCSA Code for Professional Conduct

(delivered as an online self-assessment to be completed at any time)

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Entry Level Exam

- Open Book Exam (online)


Online/Flexible Learning

Who Should Enrol:

Consultants NEW to the industry with less than 6 months' experience in the recruitment role or for those who have been in the role between 6 - 12 months and require a refresher.


$770.00 for RCSA Members incl. GST

$1155.00 for Non-Members incl. GST

Bookings are essential. All prices listed in AUD.

CPD Points:

Completion of this course earns you 25 CPD Points which, upon application of membership, provides Accredited Professional (APRCSA) status to successful participants.