Courses

February 2020

  1. Distance-learning course on occupational safety and health

    3 February - 18 July 2020

    The course is aimed at trainers and advisers in OSH belonging to governmental, employers’ and workers’ organizations involved in the promotion of OSH within enterprises. The programme may also be of interest to other people from professional or industrial bodies, training institutions involved in OSH issues and, above all, managers, supervisors and technical staff in charge of OSH within enterprises.

March 2020

  1. SOLVE: Integrating health promotion into workplace OSH policy

    9 - 13 March 2020

    This course is aimed at employers, general managers, human resource managers, OSH and social welfare managers of organizations and enterprises; directors and officers of institutions and government departments responsible for OSH and health promotion; members of employers' and trade-union organizations, with an active interest in health promotion at the workplace level; managers and staff of organizations supporting enterprises; consultants and university teachers and researchers working in the fields of OSH or health promotion.

  2. E-learning course on labour inspection

    30 March - 24 May 2020

    This course will familiarize participants with the principles, functions and main characteristics of labour inspection. Participants will be able to choose from different compliance strategies and carry out a comprehensive and effective labour inspection visit relating to working conditions and occupational safety and health, applying new tools and a set of indicators for identifying the employment relationship.

April 2020

  1. Occupational Safety and Health management in the construction sector

    20 - 30 April 2020

    This course is aimed at government officials involved in the enforcement of OSH legislation; OSH advisers and trainers belonging to employers' and workers' organizations involved in the promotion of OSH; and managers, supervisors and technical staff responsible for OSH in construction-sector enterprises.

May 2020

  1. Gestión de la seguridad y salud en el trabajo (course in Spanish)

    4 - 15 May 2020

    Este curso se dirige a formadores/as y consultores/as procedentes de organizaciones gubernamentales, de empleadores y de trabajadores, implicadas en la promoción de la SST en las empresas. Resulta también de interés para organismos e instituciones, públicas o privadas, que realicen labores de asesoría y formación sobre SST y, por otra parte, para empresarios/as y miembros del equipo técnico de empresas con competencias en el área de la SST.

  2. Multinational enterprises, development and decent work: the approach of the MNE Declaration

    11 - 15 May 2020

    This five-day course will look at how governments, enterprises and the social partners are encouraged to each put policies in place and engage with each other through dialogue to maximize the positive contribution of multinational enterprises to socio economic development and decent work.

  3. Employment injury schemes and the prevention of occupational accidents and diseases

    18 - 29 May 2020

    The course is aimed at decision-makers from ministries and institutions responsible for social security and OSH, representatives of employers' and workers' organizations involved in the governance of OSH and social security, the technical staff of employment injury institutions, and representatives of training institutions involved in OSH and social security issues.

June 2020

  1. Programas y Sistemas Nacionales de Seguridad y Salud en el Trabajo (course in Spanish)

    1 - 12 June 2020

    Este curso se dirige a responsables políticos, funcionarios de alto nivel y asesores de las instituciones gubernamentales encargadas de la planificación, la ejecución y la administración de la SST a nivel nacional; representantes de organizaciones de trabajadores y de empleadores que participan en el proceso de toma de decisiones en materia de SST a nivel nacional. El programa también puede ser de interés para otras personas, tales como investigadores, formadores o consultores en este campo.

  2. Effective investment facilitation and sustainable development

    15 - 19 June 2020

    This five-day course will help investment promotion agencies to strengthen their investment promotion and facilitation capacities, expand their after-care services and, more broadly, enhance the development impacts of FDI flowing into their countries, particularly as regards the creation of more and better jobs. The course is run jointly by WAIPA (World Association of Investment Promotion Agencies) and the International Labour Organization (ILO).

September 2020

  1. Master in Occupational Safety and Health

    7 September 2020 - 31 August 2021

    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 and the composition of the training team. This programme involves participants from both developing and developed countries, who will 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. The course has been specifically designed for hygienists, physicians, chemists, engineers, inspectors, practitioners and officers with a university degree but without previous specialization in OSH, who are working, or wish to work, as OSH specialists.