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Exploring reward

How do rewards and recognition motivate employees? Develop your knowledge of organisational rewards and how the correct approach helps an organisation attract and retain talent.

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Perfect for:

People Managers
HR generalists

You’ll learn how to:

  • explain the different types of reward
  • describe how to calculate employee rewards
  • explore future organisational reward trends.

About this course

Course length: 60-90 minutes

Delivery: Online, self-directed

Suitable for: Aspiring reward specialists and those who want to learn more about employee rewards strategy.

This course is included as part of the Core Learning Subscription.

What to expect from this ‘exploring reward’ course

This short course explains the different types of organisational reward and the importance of clearly articulating an insight-led strategy. As well as learning how to reward employees, you’ll learn to help individuals understand reward calculations and how a people manager’s expertise can impact a reward strategy’s effectiveness. You’ll also explore future employee rewards trends, covering social responsibility in the current economic climate.

What you’ll need to do on this course

This bite-sized training consists of written, video and interactive content. You can work through the content at your own pace. At the end, you can test your understanding with a brief knowledge check. This is not a formal assessment; you can repeat it several times to help reinforce your learning.

What you’ll get on this course

Taking part in this course gives you access to the CIPD Learning Hub for 12 months. Here, you can access your course content together with other valuable resources and tools. When you finish your course, you can enjoy an additional 12 months of access to other resources on the Learning Hub.

Learning outcomes

By the end of this course, you’ll be able to:

  • discuss the different types of reward in a total reward strategy
  • contribute to a relevant and effective employee rewards strategy
  • consider the organisational impact of future trends in reward.

Team bookings

Interested in booking this course for your team? We offer group bookings solutions for teams of four or more people.

When your teams learn with the CIPD, they get direct access to the latest professional research and insights.

And through courses co-created with industry thought leaders and practitioners, they’ll build the skills and confidence they need to inspire action, influence change and drive business value.

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