Academic year
2021/2022 Syllabus of previous years
Official course title
Course code
SIC002 (AF:361377 AR:191140)
ECTS credits
Class 2
Degree level
Master's Degree Programme (DM270)
Educational sector code
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The training program offers a course specially designed to meet the needs of specific training for the safety in the framework of the experience of archaeological excavations that allows to introduce a very important subject and to raise awareness required at all times of the activities of study, research and professional .
Moreover, these issues are present as a legislative requirement in all companies , not only Italian and EU but now in all countries of the world . The frequency and the overcoming of the course will also enable the acquisition of a certificate can also be used as a distinguishing element in the case of internships and research for personal selections.
The course allows the recognition of the "Specific Training" of workers and subjects equivalent to them in activities relating to archaeological excavations (in accordance with the current provisions of the law) and can only be supported following the course of "General Training on Safety and Health in the workplace "(available as a University e-Learning course).
Attendance and active participation in training activities and individual study will allow:
1. Knowledge and understanding
1.1. acquire the knowledge related to the current legislation on safety and health in the workplace
2. Ability to apply knowledge and understanding
2.1. to recognize the dangers and apply the appropriate safety measures;
2.2. know how to adopt safe behavior
2.3. know how to use the personal protective equipment correctly
3. Ability to judge
3.1. know how to perform a cognitive risk assessment
Basic knowledge of archaeological excavation sites.
You must have completed the course of General Safety Training 4 hours e-learning on the University platform.
Risks of accident :
• General mechanical ;
• General Electric ;
• equipment ;
• falls from heights ;
 Risks from fire and explosion
 Chemical hazards:
• health and safety ;
• fog - oil - fumes - fumes - dust ;
• labeling ;
 Carcinogenic risks ;
 Biological hazards ;
 Physical hazards :
• noise ;
• mechanical vibration ;
• radiation ;
• microclimate and lighting ;
 Risks related to work at computer terminals;
 DPI and work organization ;
 Risks of ' working environment ;
• Interior ;
• external ;
• interference ;
 Ergonomic hazards , posture , fatigue ;
 Work-related stress ;
 Manual handling loads and repetitive movements ;
 Signs;
 Emergencies ;
 Safety procedures with reference to the specific risk profile :
• exodus procedures and fires ;
• organizational procedures for first aid ;
• misses and accidents .
Teaching materials in electronic form made available by the teacher
Test with multiple choice questions with oral exam.
Methods and teaching tools: - lectures - case studies - peer cooperative learning - simulations and action learning - problem solving
Contact the department for how to access the course of General Safety Training 4 hours e-learning on the University platform.

Organization of the training
Course attendance is permitted only after making online course University on the general training that covers the following topics:
 Risk, Hazard, Damage, Prevention, Protection
 Organization of corporate prevention
 Rights, duties and penalties for various business entities
 Public system of prevention

Final Test
Test multiple choice closed relative to topics of general training and a final at the end of the course always in the same way concerning the specific training topics.

Maximum number of students
The maximum number of students allowed to attend classes is 35 units.

The required frequency should be at least 90% of the total hours scheduled.
This should bear the register of lessons with the presence signatures of students.
The register must be kept and stored at the University facilities.

Accommodation and support services for students with disabilities and students with specific learning impairments:
Ca’ Foscari abides by Italian Law (Law 17/1999; Law 170/2010) regarding support services and accommodation available to students with disabilities.
This includes students with mobility, visual, hearing and other disabilities (Law 17/1999), and specific learning impairments (Law 170/2010). In the case of disability or impairment that requires accommodations (i.e., alternate testing, readers, note takers or interpreters) please contact the Disability and
Accessibility Offices in Student Services:

written and oral

This subject deals with topics related to the macro-area "Human capital, health, education" and contributes to the achievement of one or more goals of U. N. Agenda for Sustainable Development

Definitive programme.
Last update of the programme: 12/07/2021