Why Take This Course?

You should take this course if you want to:

  • Develop a solid foundation of people/HR analytics.
  • Build the technical skills to source, analyze, and visualize HR data.
  • Learn how to use HR data to make informed organizational business decisions.

Course Content

Given the rapid digital transformation in today’s organizations, the need for data-driven decision-making in HR has become essential.

The course will focus on understanding the application of data analytics to examine common HR challenges.

Your class activities will include presentations from the professor and from guest speakers, case studies, workshops and participants groups’ presentations.

Each session will develop a specific aspect of people analytics including:


1. Fundamentals

Foundation of people/HR analytics

2. Data collection

Collecting the most relevant and useful data

3. Analysis

Technical skills to source, analyze, and visualize HR data

4. Decision-making

 Evaluating business strategies related to people

Key Facts



5 Days
August 16 - 20, 2021
(additional dates to be announced)



EHL Campus Passugg
Hauptstrasse 12, 7062 Chur-Passugg



CHF 1'830
Accommodation not included


Credential Delivered

EHL Certificate of Achievement


Course Language



Mode of Training

Full-Time, Onsite


Learning Objectives

On completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Use evidence-based approaches in talent acquisition.
  • Use people data to inform decision-making.
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of business strategies related to people (e.g. onboarding, remote work).
  • Calculate the financial cost of low performance, turnover, and absenteeism.
  • Calculate the financial value of hiring the right candidates and developing employees.

What Makes This Course Special?


Insightful guest speakers


Opportunities to network with other participants and guest speakers


Variety of learning formats, including team work, workshops and discussion with industry experts


Course offered by EHL, ranked #1 in 2021 QS World University ranking for Hospitality & Leisure Management Universities


All course material accessible through an online Learning Management System

Course Instructor

Who Should Attend?

This course is particularly designed for you if you are a young professional (25-35 years old), with minimum 2-3 years of professional experience working in the field of Human Resources or willing to enter this field.

Minimum Qualification Required to Enroll

  • Bachelor's degree & 2 years of professional experience in a hospitality management position
  • A good understanding of Human Resources and Business Management fundamentals based on prior work experience and/or studies

Apply Online

EHL Campus Passugg will review your submitted application to ensure your qualifications are met before confirming enrollment. If needed our Admissions team will organize a short phone interview with you.

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Make sure to complete the form to receive our Short Courses information and be informed of later course dates.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Price: CHF 1’830
Accommodation not included

  • lunch
  • morning and afternoon coffee breaks
  • front office support


5 days. An orientation evening will take place on the Sunday before the class start, where participants will get a chance to meet the professor and their classmates, receive practical information for a successful course experience including their campus access card. A welcome cocktail will conclude the evening. 


August 16 - 20, 2021
(Additional dates to be announced)


  • 9h-12pm: morning session
  • 12pm-1pm: lunch (provided)
  • 1pm-4pm: afternoon session
Usually participants use the end of afternoon to read course material and work in groups.

Onsite, full-time


  • 30 class hours
  • 10-15 work hours outside of class to study course material and complete assignments


Participants will be assessed on in-class presentations, class participation, and on an individual written assignment to be submitted within 10 days after the course end date.