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Master's Degree in Occupational Risk Prevention- 7th edition

The aim of this master's degree is to provide students with the necessary skills to take on the high-level responsibilities and functions described in Article 37 of the Regulation on Occupational Risk Prevention Services (Royal Decree 39/1997).

The programme will give a comprehensive view of the three specialisations (safety, hygiene and ergonomics, and psycho-sociology applied to prevention) and of other topics. 

Career opportunities

This master's degree qualifies students to work as senior technicians in occupational risk prevention, as established by Royal Decree 39/1997 of 17 January approving the regulation of prevention services, prevention services for businesses and institutions, external prevention services, joint prevention services, mutual insurance societies, consultancies, labour authorities, health authorities, etc.

Master's degree in Occupational Risk Prevention
Description Master's Degree in Occupational Risk Prevention
Duration 60 ECTS credits - 1 year
Track Professional
Type Blended
Timetable The face-to-face classes are held every Friday from 5 to 9 p.m.
Work placement Compulsory
Language of instruction Catalan and Spanish
Percentage of employability 90% (according to a survey ETSEQ)
Places available 50
School School of Chemical Engineering
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Master's degree in Occupational Risk Prevention

Course dates September 2016 to September 2017
Master's Degree Thesis September 2017
Academic coordinator Dr. Magdalena Constantí Garriga
Coordinator's email address magdalena.constanti(ELIMINAR)@urv.cat
Administrative contact  Secretary’s Office of the School of Chemical Engineering
977 558 769


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