The specialization in Occupational Health and Safety Management at CES University is a pioneer in the country in the management approach to occupational hazards, trained specialists at the managerial and professional levels, highly competent by knowledge, generation and application of methodologies and models for the management and transformation of health and safety in work environments.

We offer a multidisciplinary program that allows the student to have a comprehensive and future vision of the realities and challenges of work environments.

It is structured under three areas of knowledge: the foundation and context area, the risk management area and the managerial area.

Enter the study plan

Know our rates and dates

Inscription: hasta el 18 de noviembre de 2021
Interviews: Hasta el 19 de noviembre de 2021. Deben solicitarse a la Facultad de Medicina desde la inscripción en el teléfono (4) 4440555 ext. 1351 o al correo
Publication of results: 22 de noviembre de 2021. Los resultados podrán ser consultados en el Web portal.
Enrollment Date: hasta el 12 de diciembre de 2021
Classes start date: 20 de enero de 2022: “Un día con Bienestar”.  - 21 de enero de 2022: “Cátedra CES” e inicio de inducción de la facultad. - 22 de enero de 2022: Continuación de inducción de la facultad. - 28 de enero de 2022: inicio actividades académicas.
Days and times of face-to-face or face-to-face classes supported by technology: viernes 5:00 p.m. a 9:00 p.m. y sábados 7:00 a.m. a 1:00 p.m.
Registration PIN cost: $163.000 COP
Total cost per semester: $7.770.000 COP
*Valores correspondientes a 2022

Documentation required for the registration process:

· Copia del acta de pregrado
· Copia del diploma
· Copia del documento de identidad (ampliado al 150%)
· Foto tamaño 3 x 4 a color, fondo blanco

NOTE: Previous documents or photocopies do not need to be authenticated.

Those forms in which false information is verified, or that are not fully filled out, will not be considered.

You will not be able to carry out the interview if you come to it without the minimum required documentation .

Program coordinator
Marco Antonio Cruz Duque
Teléfono: (57) 604 444 05 55 Ext. 1666

Do you want to know more? Write to us

Assistant Public Health Division
Sandra Milena Cadavid Zapata
Teléfono: (57) 604 4440555 Ext. 1351

of the applicant

Our applicants are professionals in the areas of health, communication and social sciences, among others.

Why choose
this program

Learn about the advantages of studying Occupational Health and Safety Management at CES University.

of the graduate

Professionals with a holistic vision and an understanding of the different dimensions of occupational hazards.

It is a multidisciplinary program that allows a comprehensive and future vision of the realities and challenges of work environments, and is aimed at professionals from various branches of knowledge, such as: Engineering, Health, Administration, Sciences

Social and Human; that by performing or having an affinity for the different areas of Occupational Health and Safety, they aspire to develop competencies in their managerial component.

Being a student of Occupational Health and Safety Management at CES University provides the student with advantages and opportunities based on:

• Our academic program is attached to the first Faculty of Medicine that received High Quality Institutional Accreditation from the Ministry of Education, accounting for the academic excellence of the programs, their teachers and the available resources.
• We are pioneers and always at the forefront in the training of highly qualified professionals valued by the

organizations, based on the appropriation of knowledge and experiences that the training of professionals in Health and Safety at work has had for 28 years.
• For the comprehensive vision of Health and Safety at Work, the development of multidisciplinary knowledge and respect for ideas.
• The balance between theoretical and practical training allows the student to apply the learning obtained. By training in the management component of occupational risks, it leads our graduates to provide practical, tangible and applicable solutions from the perspective of organizational effectiveness.

Professional profile: Our graduates are capable of being managers or responsible for the different Health and Safety processes in their planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation stages in various productive sectors in public and private order.

Occupational profile: Professionals with a holistic vision and an understanding of the different dimensions of occupational risks in their promotion, prevention and intervention components, and who are strengthened with managerial skills that enable them to have high performance standards.


Know the necessary requirements to access the degree process of our University.


Learn about the job fields where you can work after graduating from CES University.

and scholarships

We offer financing options and scholarships to our students with entities in agreement.

You must approve all the subjects of the study plan and the specific requirements for each program, reported in the minutes by the Promotions Committee. In addition, it requires:

1. Haber presentado las pruebas vigentes que el Estado determine como de obligatorio cumplimiento.
2. Presentar certificado de asistencia a la Cátedra CES.

3. El pago de los derechos de grado, establecidos en los derechos pecuniarios.
4. Haber aprobado el trabajo de grado o investigación.
5. Paz y salvo con la Universidad por todo concepto.

* As a requirement of the specialty, it is the development of a research project, which can be quantitative or qualitative -review article, monograph-, applied research project facing business problems, innovation projects

The graduate of the Occupational Health and Safety Management program can work as:

• Responsible for risk management in safety and health at work in public and private organizations.
• As an independent consultant.
• As a trainer in topics covered in postgraduate studies.

For financing we have agreements with:
Programa de Fortalecimiento Educativo CES
Banco Pichincha
Fondo Sapiencia
Fincomercio (Fincoeducar)
Fondo Nacional del Ahorro (FNA)

We have our own scholarships and in alliance with the following entities:
Entidades públicas

Our teachers

Exchange from
another university

You chose us for your exchange, find out about the process and the requirements to meet. Plus

Exchange towards
another university

Live the experience of expanding your knowledge in Colombia or the world. Plus

academic cultural

We open the doors of the world for you to complement your academic training with us. Plus

keep it going

Keep your knowledge updated to enhance your professional profile. Plus


We offer spaces and programs for the personal and collective development of the CES community. Plus

Discounts with
entities in agreement

These are the economic benefits that we have with different companies and organizations. Plus

of languages

Increase your job possibilities, deepening or exploring new languages. Plus

Legal information of the program

Program name:
Especialización en Gerencia de la Seguridad y Salud en el Trabajo

Program modality:

Program type:

SNIES code:

Qualified Registration:
Resolución 013938 del 15 de agosto de 2018


Title awarded:
Especialista en Gerencia de la Seguridad y Salud en el Trabajo

1 años (2 semestres)

Total cost per semester:
$7.770.000 COP

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