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Tecnico della prevenzione nell'ambiente e nei luoghi di lavoro (Italy)

  • Generic name of profession

    Environmental consultant/ Environmental assessor/ Environmental auditor
  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    Tecnico della prevenzione nell'ambiente e nei luoghi di lavoro
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  • Legal information

    Legal basis for regulation

    EU Law :
    National legislation:

    D.M. 17 gennaio 1997, n.58

    Useful link:


    Type of regulation :


    Recognition under:
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    Additional information :
    Recognition under Directive 2005/36/EC:
    General system of recognition - primary application
    Qualification level:
    PS3 - Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years) , Art. 11 d
    Prior check of qualifications for a temporary and/or occasional provision of services:
  • Activities

    Description of activities:

    Il tecnico della prevenzione nell' ambiente e nei luoghi di lavoro è l'operatore sanitario che, in possesso del diploma universitario abilitante, è responsabile nell' ambito delle proprie competenze, di tutte le attività di prevenzione, verifica e controllo in materia di igiene e sicurezza ambientale nei luoghi di vita e di lavoro, di igiene degli alimenti e delle bevande, di igiene di sanità pubblica e veterinaria.


    A technician for prevention of environment and in the workplace is a healthcare professional, who, in possession of a university degree qualification, is responsible in the scope of his/her competences for all the activities of prevention, monitoring and control concerning hygiene and environmental safety in places of living and working, hygiene of food and beverages, hygiene for public health and veterinary health.

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