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  • Generic name of profession

    Information systems engineer
  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    Ingegnere dell'informazione
    All regions
  • Legal information

    Legal basis for regulation

    EU Law :

    Directive 2008/96/EC and Directive 2010/31/EC

    National legislation:

    DPR 328/2001 D.Lgs. 206/2007

    Useful link:


    Type of regulation :
    Reserves of activities


    Recognition under:
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    Additional information :
    Recognition under Directive 2005/36/EC:
    General system of recognition - primary application
    Qualification level:
    PSM - Diploma from post-secondary level (more than 4 years) , Art. 11 e
    Prior check of qualifications under article 7(4):
    Justification for Article 7.4:

    Justification for art. 7.4 is based on  overriding reasons such as protection of consumers and their health and recipients of services and protection of the environment. Engineers are technical professionals more and more specialized, adequately educated and formed. The system kept on guarantying that engineering reserved activities are performed by technically qualified and professionally trained individuals. The complexity and criticality of engineering activities require an advanced and in-depth scientific knowledge, as engineers pursue activities that, in general terms, are not of a simple nature or involving simple execution of instructions. Their activities imply, instead, a continuous professional updating and compliance with new regulations introduced at the European, national and regional levels.

  • Activities

    Description of activities:

    Pianificazione, progettazione, sviluppo, direzione dei lavori, stima, collaudo, valutazione di impatto ambientale di opere, sistemi ed impianti relativi al settore di appartenenza ove dette attività implicano l’uso di metodologie avanzate, innovative o sperimentali in materia di strutture, sistemi e processi complessi o innovativi. Nello specifico ci si riferisce ad impianti e sistemi elettronici, di automazione e di generazione, trasmissione ed elaborazione delle informazioni.


    Planning, design, development, construction management, estimation, test and evaluation of environmental impact of works, systems and installations related to the particular sector where such activities involve the use of advanced methodologies, innovative or experimental in terms of structures, systems and complex processes or innovative.

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