SNIES: 53444 | Qualified registration: Resolution 14428 of September 4, 2014

We train leading professionals in emergency management, under the concept of risk management as a social process that is everyone's responsibility.

We give relevance to the process of knowledge and risk reduction as fundamental axes of management, understanding the importance of executing effective plans in disaster management.

Our training line includes the elements included in national legislation such as Law 1523 of 2012, Decree 1072 of 2015 and Resolution 2157 of 2017.

Our program has an emphasis on:

  • Administration and logistics for emergencies
  • Preparation of Action and Recovery Plans
  • Human resource management in emergencies

Enter the study plan

Know our rates and dates
Registration: Open
Interviews: Interviews will be carried out at the CES University, according to an appointment agreed with the Faculty of Medicine on the phone 4440555 ext. 1350-1150, calle 10 A # 22 - 04 del CES Poblado
Publication of results: The results will be given directly to each applicant by the faculty after the interview has passed.
Registration Payment: After passing the admission certificate, the admitted applicant will have a period of fifteen (15) days to make the registration payment.
Beginning of classes: It will be notified by the faculty
Registration PIN cost: No cost
Total cost per semester: $ 5,100,000 COP

Documentation required for the registration process:

· A copy of the minutes of undergraduate
Copy of diploma
· Copy of the identity document (extended to 150%)
· Photo size 3 x 4 color, white background

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 .

Academic Coordinator
Paola Caterine Franco Velasquez
Phone: (57) (4) 4440555 Extension: 1535

Do you want to know more?Write to us 

Head of the prehospital care division
Maria Eugenia Jaramillo Londoño
Telephone: (57) (4) 4440555 Ext. 1535 - 1150

of the applicant

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

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 knowledge and skills to handle emergencies and disasters.

Our specialization is aimed at technologists and professionals from different areas of knowledge interested in the subject of Risk Management of Emergencies and Disasters, for its management both in the community and business environment.

Since 2007, we have advanced in the training of technical specialists in preparedness for emergencies and disasters, as a new and important topic for society.

The excellence and commitment of our program have led us to be recognized by public and private entities through agreements for the support and permanent advancement of policies on this issue.

In addition, they contribute to emergency risk management planning, both in the public and private spheres.

They make decisions in emergency situations with technical and ethical criteria and a high sense of responsibility, based on the legal components.

They develop prevention and reduction plans focused on reducing emergency and disaster events.

They promote the proper use of resources in public and private organizations, aimed at complying with the Risk Management processes.

They are innovative in issues related to communication and risk perception, with high practicality.

They strengthen the academic and training aspects of people related to Risk Management.


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

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. To have presented the current evidence that the State determines to be mandatory.
2. Present a certificate of attendance to the CES Chair.

3. The payment of the degree rights, established in the pecuniary rights.
4. Have approved the degree or research work.
5. Peace and safe with the University for all concepts.

Our specialists will be able to develop their knowledge in tasks such as:

Consultants and advisers on emergency and disaster risk management issues, at the university, business or public level.

Risk management coordinators or leaders in municipal or departmental risk management councils.

Project managers related to risk management.

Research leaders.

For financing we have agreements with:
CES Educational Strengthening Program
Pichincha Bank
Sapiencia Fund
Fincomercio (Fincoeducar)
National Savings Fund (FNA)

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

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:
Technological Specialization in Emergency and Disaster Preparedness Systems

Program modality:

Program type:

SNIES code:

Qualified Registration:
Resolution 14428 of September 4, 2014


Title awarded:
Technological Specialist in Preparedness Systems for Emergencies and Disasters

1 year (2 semesters)

Total cost per semester:
$ 5,100,000 COP

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