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Bachelor in Occupational Safety and Environment

The Degree in Occupational Safety and Environment aims to develop appropriate skills according to the profile of a Senior Occupational Safety Technician with strong environmental skills.

The competitive advantage of this degree is to guarantee the practical study of the various areas of Occupational Safety ? safety at work, safety in the chemical industry, machine safety, fire safety, construction safety, occupational safety and health management, assessment and control of risks, prevention management and emergency planning -, integrating them with the areas of the Environment, given their complementarity and strong interconnection, as well as the demands of the labor market in senior technicians with expertise in both these areas.


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862 Health and safety at work
Number: R/A-Cr44/2015/AL01
No. dispatch/concierge: 6187/2017
1º Year
Curricular unit Period ECTS
Calculus I 1st Semester 6.0
Technical Drawing 1st Semester 5.0
Physics 1st Semester 6.0
Fundamentals of Chemistry 1st Semester 6.0
Organisational Management 1st Semester 4.0
Communication and Learning Methodologies 1st Semester 3.0
Anatomophysiology and Toxicology 2st Semester 5.0
Calculus II 2st Semester 6.0
Electricity 2st Semester 5.0
Applied Statistics 2st Semester 6.0
Fundamentals of Occupational Safety and Hygie 2st Semester 4.0
Labour Psychosociology 2st Semester 4.0
2º Year
Curricular unit Period ECTS
Environment I 1st Semester 4.0
Ergonomics 1st Semester 6.0
Occupational Hygiene I 1st Semester 6.0
Standards and Law for Safety and Health at Work 1st Semester 4.0
Safety with Hazardous Chemical Agents 1st Semester 5.0
Safety at Work 1st Semester 5.0
Environment I 2st Semester 4.0
Occupational Hygiene II 2st Semester 6.0
Industrial Materials and Technologies 2st Semester 4.0
Safety Against Fire 2st Semester 6.0
Equipments and Machines Safety 2st Semester 5.0
Information and Comunication Techniques 2st Semester 5.0
3º Year
Curricular unit Period ECTS
Assessment and Control of Risks 1st Semester 7.0
Prevention Management and Emergency Planning 1st Semester 7.0
Occupational Health and First Aid 1st Semester 6.0
Safety in Construction 1st Semester 6.0
Quality Management System 1st Semester 4.0
Training Design and Management 2st Semester 4.0
Ethics and Deontology 2st Semester 2.0
Final Project 2st Semester 16.0
Environmental Management System 2st Semester 4.0
Safety and Health Management Systems 2st Semester 4.0
  • Professional Certificate of Occupational Safety High Technician, level VI, issued by ACT - Authority for Working Conditions
  • Pedagogical Skills Certificate issued by IEFP - Institute of Employment and Training.

Secondary Education + National Examination (Biology and Geology or Geography or Mathematics Applied to Social Sciences)

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