Master's Degree in Risk and Emergency Management
IntroductionWhen managing and planning comprehensive safety in the area of civilian protection, conflicts in performance and coordination, as well as the lack of professionals with proper training for implementation, are common.
Administrations require experts with a comprehensive vision, familiar with the many areas in which such vision is important, able to analyze causes, intervene, coordinate and introduce proposals for implementation.
The studies of the Master in Management and Strategic Planning offer training for professionals in public safety, useful for Public Administrations demanding experts in any town, no matter how small, in any district.
Trained people are necessary to undertake public safety procedures and coordinate the different emergency teams.
The Master provides comprehensive training on techniques, producedures and application policies for planning and managing emergency situations. The programme is adapted to the needs for protection in a developed society such as ours.
Objectives- Gain further insights into prevention and planning of severe risks in Catalonia and in management of emergencies.
- Acquire the knowledge necessary to draw up self-protection plans and obtain the credential as a specialist with competence in drawing up protection plans for activities and centres in the context of local civil protection, in accordance with Catalan Decree 82/2010, of 29 June, subsequently replaced by Catalan Decree 30/2015 of 3 March.
- Bachelor's degree, or pre-EHEA university diploma related to civil protection.
- Civil protection workers with university degrees (members of the public administration with competences in this area, members of affected public companies or private companies that manage publicly-owned assets that could intervene in emergency situations).
- Public administration specialists and officials with competences in this area (local, regional and national)
- Specialists and officials in state-run companies that are affected
- Specialists and officials in private companies that manage publicly-owned assets that could intervene in emergency situations
Jose Manuel López Rodríguez
UAB-specific Master's Degree
Location: Escola de Prevenció i Seguretat Integral, UAB, Bellaterra (Barcelona)
Dates: from 20/10/2017 to 27/04/2019
Catalan (50%), Spanish (50%)
Escuela de Prevención y Seguridad Integral
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