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Geólogo (Spain)

  • Generic name of profession

  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    Geologist (EN)
    Géologue (FR)
    All regions
  • Legal information

    Legal basis for regulation

    EU Law :
    National legislation:

    National law: - Mining Law (art. 117 Law 22/1973, of 21st July, of Mines): Mineral resources, environmental activities, geological engineering of infrastructure, water supplies. - Art 21 Statutes of the Spanish Geologist Official Association of Professional Geologists. Law 1378/2011, of 7th December.

    Useful link:


    Type of regulation :
    Reserves of activities and protected title


    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 under article 7(4):
  • Activities

    Description of activities:

    Asesoría, análisis, diseño, cálculo, proyecto, planificación, dirección, gestión, construcción, mantenimiento, conservación y explotación en los campos de la infraestructura geológica, recursos minerales, medio ambiente, aguas, riesgos naturales e ingeniería geológica para la obras públicas, infraestructuras, recursos hidráulicos y energéticos, costas, edificación, construcción y estructuras, urbanismo y ordenación del territorio. (ES)


    Analysis & Consulting, Design, Project Planning & Management, Construction, Maintenance, Preservation & Exploitation in the fields of Geological Infrastructure, Mineral Resources, Environment, Water, Natural Hazards and Geological Engineering for Public Works, Infrastructure, Water and Energy Resources, Costs, Building and Structures, Urbanism and Regional Planning. (EN)

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