EOSH 1st edition 2021

Course on Essentials of Occupational Safety and Health



An innovative tool

on trainning to promote

a health and safe workplace


FEBRUARY 26 – MAY 2ND, 2021


The training package of  “Essentials of Occupational Safety and Health” (EOSH) was developed by the ILO Employers’ Activities office and facilitated to Mexico by the Labor Competitiveness Program with the objective of supporting companies with training and tools to improve employees quality of life  and at the same time make organizations more competitive based on a culture of risk prevention.


The first edition of EOSH 2021 allows companies to access training courses for their members completely online through the training platform of the International Training Center of the ILO in Turin. Participants will be able to use the interactive modules and additionally obtain information on mexican legislation under the guidance of local expert trainers, through virtual webinars to deepen the topics of local interest.


Content used

in 30 countries

of 4 continents


9 weeks with

50 hours of

online training


1.5 hours of live

webinars and

4 self pace

hours per week


Improve practices

for a safer



  • Acquire knowledge of a general culture of safety and health at work, identification of risks and specific topics – with a module dedicated to the management of COVID-19
  • Increase skills to obtain a better performance on strategic activities within the company
  • Update on Mexican legislation and regulations
  • Expand your network and get in touch with professionals of the industry
  • Opportunity to create and strengthen a learning community on the subject
  • Obtain a certificate from the International Labor Organization (ILO)


The EOSH  program is flexible and offers a set of multi-tool modules covering various Occupational Health and Safety issues and can be useful for companies operating in different sectors.


The EOSH course is NOT a course for Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) specialists.


The target audience includes:

  • Members of the safety and hygiene committee in the company
  • Personnel who need to initiate or supplement their knowledge on the subject
  • Management and supervisors of all areas
  • Skilled workers
  • Personnel with a career and life plan identified in Occupational Safety and Health


    • Introduction to occupational safety and health
    • Prevention management
    • Risks evaluation
    • Management of COVID-19 and health crises
    • Health and safety committees
    • Accident prevention and notification
    • Stumble, slip and fall
    • Emergency responses
    • Internal emergency plan
    • Fire and explosions
    • Tools, machines and apparatus
    • Hazardous substances
    • Health and safety signage
    • Work at height
    • Electricity
    • Confined spaces
    • Special jobs
    • Noise and vibrations
    • Radiation
    • Ergonomics
    • Lift and bear
    • Musculoskeletal disorders
    • Asbestos
    • Personal protection equipment
    • Work permits
    • Harassment and violence at work
    • Motivating Workers: Leadership and Supervision
    • Drug and alcohol awareness
    • Safe and healthy workplaces for young workers


Register and pay before Monday, February 24th to enroll on the 1st edition 2021.



Send us your questions to marissa@competitividadlaboral.org




Register here.