Master in Occupational Safety and Health

The University of Turin, Italy, in partnership with the International Training Centre of the International Labour Organization (ITC-ILO), the International Labour Office(ILO) and the International Commission of Occupational Health (ICOH) is offering a Master course in Occupational Safety and Health. This one-year programme, to be held in English, includes an Internet-based distance learning phase, a face-to-face residential period on the ITC/ILO's campus in Turin followed by another distance phase for the preparation of the dissertation. The proposed programme combines the advantages of the academic experience and the international training experience in OSH of the organizing partners. An international approach has been applied to the contents, the methodology development as well as to the composition of the training team. This programme involves participants from both developing and developed countries, who will thus have an opportunity to share their different experiences. Furthermore, it also offers a range of learning situations in which participants can enhance their analytical and problem solving skills.

Master in Occupational Safety and Health

Deadline for application: 31 May 2018

Starting date: 10 September 2018

English

10 September 2018 - 30 September 2019

Blended

Master Information

Deadline for application: 31 May 2018

Starting date: 10 September 2018

English

10 September 2018 - 30 September 2019

Blended

Objectives

General objective

Facilitate the knowledge and skills required for dealing effectively with safety and health management.

Specific objectives

At the end of the training programme, participants will be able to:

  • Manage the use of procedures, techniques, methods and other tools for hazard identification, risk evaluation and risk control.
  • Formulate, implement and evaluate a safety and health management plan for an enterprise, incorporating essential OSH concepts and fundamental techniques of OSH management.
  • Advise employers and workers on OSH technical requirements of OSH.
  • Support the efforts of an enterprise to improve its OSH.

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10127 Turin - Italy

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