Free preview


Human Capital Management Overview

Human Capital Management (HCM) and Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) are increasingly becoming important considerations for a corporation’s performance, employee welfare, and corporate identity. These aspects cover corporate pressures, talent management practices, employee engagement, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DE&I), among others. This course examines how to navigate and explain HCM and ESG performance through skills, capabilities, new roles, and responsibilities and adapting to new business models. 

We will cover financial performance indicators and the many factors that affect them, such as DE&I, employee engagement, and safety in the workplace. Internal and external considerations for a company will be examined, as well as measuring and evaluating performance for reporting. At the end of this course, we will cover risks and opportunities for the financial services industry, more specifically, and practices they may engage in to build and improve ESG and HCM efforts.

Human Capital Management Learning Objectives

Upon completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Define Human Capital Management (HCM)..
  • Understand the impact that HCM has on company performance and corporate identity.
  • Identify common HCM practices and issues that impact stakeholders.
  • Explain financial risks and performance risks associated with HCM.
  • Compare key HCM metrics and how they are used to evaluate a company.
  • Recommend effective HCM solutions


Who Should Take This Course?

This Human Capital Management course is perfect for investment professionals, management consultants, and financial analysts of all walks, as well as investor relations teams and senior managers at both private and public companies.

Human Capital Management

Get Started

Level 1

Approx 2h to complete

100% online and self-paced

Get Recognized With CFI

See All Certification Programs

This Course is Part of the Following Programs

Why stop here? Expand your skills and show your expertise with the professional certifications, specializations, and CPE credits you’re already on your way to earning.

Environmental Social, and Governance Specialization
  • Skills Learned ESG Analysis, ESG Integration, ESG Investing, ESG & Business Intelligence
  • Career Prep Asset Management, Management Consulting, Business Analyst, Credit Analyst, Corporate Development, Senior Leadership

Learner Reviews

Human Capital Management in ESG
It is important to understand and why Investors want to know how a company deals with it workers

Gerry Fronda

Human Capital Management
As business changes so do the practices we follow and align with, great overview outlined in this course

Alana Van Wouw

Informative content
Insightful & Informative content

Eid A.Mordy Moawad Mostafa

Easy to understand
The instructor explained the course clearly

Hildah Kosgei

See more

Frequently asked questions

What are the requirements to take the courses?
All of our certification programs are open to students and professionals in various industries and levels of experience. Our curriculum is designed to teach what you need to know from basic fundamentals to advanced practical case studies. To take the courses and complete the exercises, students will only need access to a PC and/or Mac, Microsoft Suite (2016 or newer), and a stable internet connection. Click here to view the Technical Requirements
Can I download the Excel files and financial modeling templates for the course?
Absolutely! All the files and templates needed in a course are available for download. Just look for a module that shows Downloadable Files within the course dashboard. See here for a visual guide on how to do this.
How long do I have to complete the courses?
You will have yearly access to the courses as long as you maintain an active subscription. All the courses are self-paced as well so you can take your time in learning without worrying about any deadlines. Click here to compare our available enrollment options.
Are CFI courses officially accredited?
Yes, CFI is accredited by the Better Business Bureau® (BBB) to maintain training standards, the CPA Institutions in Canada, and the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) in the USA. Most of our courses qualify for verified CPE credits for CPA charter holders. Please refer to this page to view all available CPE credits.
Are there any additional fees or costs?
None! The bundle price includes everything and there are no additional fees or charges to earn your digital certification. You can see our enrollment fees listed here.
What currency are your courses priced in?
All our online courses are priced in USD. As this is a recurring payment, we accept all major credit and debit cards including Visa, MasterCard, and American Express.
How do I earn my certificates?
Students must complete all the video lessons, quizzes, and final assessments in each course. You can retake the assessments as many times as necessary until you reach an 80% passing grade. For more information on how to earn a course certificate, click HERE.
How are the exams conducted?
Students are required to complete an online assessment (Multiple choice questions, Fill-in-the-Blanks, and Excel Questions) at the end of each course. You can take the exams on your own schedule and will need to earn at least 80% to pass the course and earn your certificate of course completion. Please note that course exams can be repeated as many times as you need. Students are also required to complete the FMVA® final exam to earn their certification. How to Take a Qualified Assessment
Can I email the instructor if I have questions?
While the courses are designed mainly for self-study, we are happy to provide email assistance for general or technical support inquiries. The Full Immersion bundles include a premium email support function that allows you to communicate directly with in-house experts regarding course content. This is one of the key features that sets the Full Immersion bundle apart and makes it a worthwhile upgrade over the more affordable self-study bundle. You can compare more features in our bundles here.
Will these courses help me advance my career?
Based on hundreds of reviews from thousands of students we know how CFI courses have helped so many people advance their finance careers. Our courses are designed to be extremely practical and simulate the experience of being trained as a professional financial analyst…the ultimate way to advance your career. For real-world examples and to help delve even deeper into the course concepts, please look into our free career resources library.
More Questions?
You can view more detailed information through our Help Center or Email us and we'll be happy to answer any of your questions
0 search results for ‘