The specialization in Occupational Health and Safety Management at CES University is a pioneer in the country in the management approach to occupational hazards, training 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.

Place:Mariana University
Direction:Calle 18 No. 34-104 Pasto, Nariño
Telephone: (57) 602 7314923 Ext. 164
Schedule: viernes 5:00 p.m. a 9:00 p.m. y sábados 7:00 a.m. a 1:00 p.m.

We offer a multidisciplinary program that allows the student to have a comprehensive and future vision of the realities and challenges of work environments. Structured under three areas of knowledge: foundation and context area, risk management area and managerial area.

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Know our rates and dates for the year 2021

Inscription: hasta el 5 de noviembre de 2021
Interviews: Las entrevistas serán hasta el 8 de noviembre de 2021. Solicitarlas con Carmen Ofelia Narváez Eraso o Carlos Paz Benavides La entrevista se realizará inmediatamente por la directora o un docente asignado.
Publication of results: 1 de noviembre de 2021. La lista definitiva de los admitidos aparecerá en la Web page
Payment of tuition: ISThe admitted applicant will have a deadline 15 days to make the payment enrolment
Start of classes: 26 de noviembre de 2021
Modality: Clases Presenciales o virtuales (no presenciales apoyadas con la tecnología) de acuerdo con la evolución de la pandemia por COVID 19
Registration PIN cost: $111.000 COP
Total cost per semester: $6.049.000 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 .

Mariana University Coordination
Carmen Ofelia Narváez Erado
Teléfono: (57) 602 7314923 Ext. 191

Administrative Assistant Mariana University
Carlos Paz Benavides
Teléfono: (57) 602 7314923 Ext. 152

18th Street No. 34 -104 Pasto

Do you want to know more? Write to us

Specialization Coordinator in Occupational Health and Safety Management.
CES University
Dr. Marco Antonio Cruz Duque
Teléfono: (57) 604 4440555 Ext. 1666

Assistant CES University Public Health Division
Sandra Milena Cadavid Zapata
Teléfono: (57) 604 4440555 Ext. 1351
Calle 10 A No. 22-04. Medellín

of the applicant

Our program is aimed at professionals belonging to the health sector.

Why choose
this program

We have the highest quality standards in education, which allows us a recognition of excellence.

of the graduate

Our specialists have the skills to guarantee the quality and efficiency of health services.

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 hazards 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 at our University.


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

and scholarships

At the University 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)
National Savings Fund (FNA)

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Legal information of the program

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

Facultad de Medicina

Mariana University

Program modality:

Program type:

SNIES code:

Qualified Registration:
Resolución 07329 del 4 de agosto de 2018


Title awarded:
Título otorgado por la Universidad CES Especialista en Gerencia de la Seguridad y Salud en el Trabajo

3 semestres

Total cost per semester:
$6.049.000 COP

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