University Fernando Pessoa
Quality Management, Environment and Safety (undergraduate)

1st Cycle Undergraduate Degree (1)/6 Semesters/180 ECTS

Prof. Nelson Barros, Prof. Vasco Costa and Mr. Rogério Carvalho

Considering the organizational and technical challenges in the various activity sectors, this course is designed to develop practical skills and knowledge constantly updated in the areas of Quality Management, Environment, Health and Safety, Social Responsibility and Innovation. Increasingly, organizations rely on a professional able to work on all these aspects, to be at ease with different management systems, and able to integrate them in his/her activity, including the monitoring of internal audits to the different systems.

This course instructs Quality, Environment and Safety Managers able to deal with the referentials ISO9001: 2015, ISO14001 environment: 2015 and safety OHSAS 18001, among others.

The completion of the degree allows to obtain a professional certificate of “Internal Auditor in Integrated Management Systems – Quality, Environment and Safety”, issued by SGS.

The 1st cycle in Quality Management, Environment and Safety has 6 semesters, corresponding to 180 ECTS:

1st Semester
Quality Management Principles
Waste Management
Organizations Management
Safety and Health in the Workplace

2nd Semester
People Strategic Management
Quality Tools
Management of Energy Efficiency
Legislation and Regulations on Safety and Health in the Workplace
Psychosociology of Work

3rd Semester
Risk Management
Quality Management Systems I
Water Resources Management
Environmental Management Systems
Safety and Health Management Systems in the Workplace

4th Semester
Social Responsibility and Management Ethics
Marketing and Development of Customer Loyalty
Quality Costs
Quality Management Systems II
Buildings Environmental Quality Management

5th Semester
Planning of Quality
LEAN/Six Sigma Production
Optional (*)
Professional Risks Assessment and Control
Psychosociology of Conflict: Negotiation and Mediation

6th Semester
Innovation Management
Internal Audits
Case Studies: Management Systems Integration
Impact Assessment

(1) – Successful completion of all courses integrating the study plan of the 1st cycle (180 ECTS) confers the undergraduate degree.

(*) – To be defined in each year by the Faculty.

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