Online Course on Occupational Health

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This Spanish online course aims to train health promoters in the field of occupational health and provide basic information necessary to recognize and prevent health problems at places with migrants work. 

The course is currently open for registration. Sign-up ends March 29th!

See registration link and details below. 

Course providers

This course is offered in Spanish by the Autonomous University of Zacatecas (UAZ) and the University of California's Health Initiative of the Americas in collaboration with the Zacatecan Binational Health Initiative (IBIZA). 

This 3-month course will run from April 2nd through July 9th and requires a computer and internet access. 

Course content

Six course modules cover topics including migrant workers' rights and obligations, agricultural work in the fields, respiratory diseases and heat-related illnesses. Modules require an average of 5 hours per week. 

Cost and how to register

Participants will receive a diploma certificate from the UAZ and the University of California at Berkeley, Health Initiative of the Americas upon completing the course. 

Registration fee: $ 250 USD to be paid at the time of registration. 

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