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ESG Essentials


The Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) Essentials credential is designed for individuals seeking a fundamental understanding of ESG principles. Certified ESG Essentials professionals possess the knowledge to interpret key terminology, concepts, and frameworks related to environmental sustainability, social responsibility, and corporate governance.


To obtain the ESG Essentials credential, there are no specific prerequisites other than the successful completion of the ESG Essentials exam. However, it is advisable for participants to possess a basic understanding of sustainability principles and corporate governance practices before attempting the exam. Additionally, compliance with any relevant professional development requirements, adherence to a Code of Ethics, and meeting Certification Requirements are integral components of the certification process.

Exam Details


60 Minutes

  • English
Number of Questions

20 Multiple-choice Questions

Passing Score

60 %

Certification Materials

If you are interested to get certified in ESG Essentials, please complete the payment and one of our team members will contact you for setting up the exam.