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Online Modules on Occupational Health and Safety for experts in Latin America

Are you fluent in spanish? Are you an OSH-expert working in Latin America? Register now for the online modules on Occupational Health and Safety


The field of Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) in Latin America still requires solid experts with a deep professional knowledge and an international outlook. Ergonomics and English proficiency at a scientific level are among the wide range of required skills. For this reason the Center for International Health offers online modules addressed especially to OSH-experts in Latin America.

These courses are part of the Master International Occupational Safety and Health and are now individually available for other OSH professionals. The courses are conducted online in Spanish and are perfectly compatible with any work schedule.

It is possible to choose only one or even more of the following modules:

  • Ergonomics and business administration: The contents include topics related to business administration as well as physical and psychosocial aspects of ergonomics. The participants will learn implementation techniques, prevention and treatment strategies concerning ergonomic related injuries and their psychosocial factors.
  • Scientific English I, II and III: Participants will improve their English skills by reading scientific articles related to the topic of OSH, by exercising their reading and hearing comprehension and by practicing their oral and written expression. Participants will also acquire knowledge in presentation and discussion techniques in English for OSH related topics.


The application period for the online modules beginning in june of 2018 is opened from 13.04.2018 to 25.05.2018

For more information about the module contents, costs and shedules, please see the info sheet or visit the program website.


Center for International Health LMU 
Ziemssenstr. 1
80336 Munich, Germany