HISTORY

who is hrmatt

The Human Resource Management Association of Trinidad & Tobago (HRMATT) is the leading voice of the Human Resource Profession locally.

HRMATT Provides

To thousands of professionals and students throughout Trinidad and Tobago.

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HISTORY OF HRMATT

HRMATT was formed out of a desire by human resource practitioners in Trinidad and Tobago to share ideas and experiences, and to engage in professional stimulation and development.

With this in mind, a team of six professionals met to discuss the possibility of forming an Association. At this initial meeting, representatives of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), a human resource development organization based in the United States of America, were invited to address the group.

The aim

As a result of this initial meeting, a core team was appointed to discuss the creation of the proposed human resource management association and to arrive at a consensus on proposals for the objectives, structure and key activities of the Association. The prospective membership of what is now called the Human Resource Management Association of Trinidad and Tobago (HRMATT) was reconvened to consider the proposals from the core team. Agreement was reached and the association was formed in October 1989.

Today, HRMATT has a membership database of