Master's Degree in Occupational Risk Prevention and Compliance Officer

100% online modality
Master's Degree in Occupational Risk Prevention and Compliance Officer

Master's Degree in Occupational Risk Prevention and Compliance Officer

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Student profile:The ideal student profile is double. On the one hand, a professional with experience in occupational risk prevention, or recent graduates who wish to have access an enabling professional education in the world of occupational risk prevention, without a university education in a certain area.

Official Degree: Master's Degree in Occupational Risk Prevention and Compliance Officer

Center responsible: School of Law and International Relations

Branch of knowledge: Social and Legal Sciences

Openings available: 500

Total Credits:90 credits.

Academic year in which it was implemented: 2018-2019

Duration: 3 Semesters

Quality of the degree

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Program that qualifies the student as a Senior Technician in Occupational Risk Prevention

The Master's Degree in Occupational Risk Prevention and Compliance Officer responds to a real demand in the labor market, with the help of expert professionals, since the Master's Degree has a teaching staff formed by professors and professionals with real experience in the area.

This exclusive program is taught online, which guarantees that each student can establish the learning pace that best suits them. In no case will it be necessary to travel anywhere.

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This master's degree has been designed so that the participant obtains all the necessary knowledge that enables him/her to develop his/her professional work in an appropriate manner and with a guarantee of success. The future Nebrija technician in prevention will have a global vision of the preventive activity in all its areas.


Nebrija University's online methodology is based on the promotion of collaborative learning, in which the student becomes the center of learning.

The student will be able to find all the necessary material to study the master's degree through the virtual learning platform, subject materials, teaching calendar, realization of each subject's projects, notifications, etc. In addition, he/she can be in permanent contact with his/her professors.

Nebrija University's online modality allows the student greater flexibility when carrying out their university Master's or post-master's degree studies. This flexibility is determined by a greater study load by distance learning, combined with a series of in-person sessions or tutorials. Thus, the student has the convenience of studying without the obligation of attendance, and without losing the personal relationship with the Nebrija professor.

Access to the doctorate

Studying this Master's degree means the automatic recognition of the credits taken in order to access the Doctorate Programs of Spanish universities.

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Compulsory internships in the best companies and institutions in the sector

Personalized teaching

Reduced number of students and personalized monitoring of each student, which allows one to achieve academic excellence, even in distance programs.

Endorsed by the best

Large companies and institutions of the stature of Deloitte, PwC, Garrigues, Santander and KPMG guarantee the quality of this program and offer professional internships to our students.

Distance learning method

Making work and personal life compatible is easy with our online learning process.


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All our degrees and curricula have been prepared in accordance with the new guidelines set by current legislation, having already been verified by the National Agency for Quality Assessment.
The student must take 90 credits

First Semester 35 ECTS

  • 6 ECTS | Fundamentals of techniques for improving working conditions and the legal field of Prevention
  • 9 ECTS | Promotion and management of Occupational Risk Prevention
  • 11 ECTS | Occupational Risk Prevention Techniques: Safety at work; Ergonomics and Applied Psychosociology
  • 9 ECTS | Occupational Risk Prevention Techniques: Industrial Hygiene and Occupational Medicine

Second Semester 28 ECTS

  • 10 ECTS | Elective
    • 10 ECTS | Ergonomics and Applied Psychosociology
    • 10 ECTS | Industrial Security
    • 10 ECTS | Industrial Hygiene
  • 18 ECTS | Regulatory compliance

Third Semester 27 ECTS

  • 12 ECTS | Professional internships
  • 15 ECTS | Final Research Project

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Professional Opportunities

This Master's degree is entirely focused on professional practice. Thus, once the program is completed, the student will have been trained to perform the functions of:

  • Technician of Own Prevention Services.
  • Technician of External Prevention Services.
  • Head of Prevention in Public Administrations.
  • Training in the area of Occupational Risk Prevention.
  • Responsible Compliance Officer


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