Advanced education in occupational health - NIVA Education

Upcoming courses

NIVA course The economics of occupational safety and health

Economics of OHS

November 17, 2015

Scandic Uplandia, Uppsala, Sweden

Safety Promotion (2)

March 14, 2016

Krapihovi, Tuusula (Helsinki region), Finland

Young Workers and Sustainable Work Life

March 15, 2016

Soria Moria Hotel, Oslo, Norway

Social Media and Wikipedia for Dissemination

April 5, 2016

Helsinki Congress Paasitorni, Helsinki, Finland (tbc)

Pain and Work

April 19, 2016

Thon Hotel Opera, Oslo, Norway

OHS on Board Ship

April 25, 2016

Radisson BLU Saga Hotel, Reykjavik, Iceland

OHS in Agriculture and Horticulture

May 9, 2016

Ystad, Sweden

Diversity and Inclusion Management

May 16, 2016

Copenhagen Island Hotel, Copenhagen, Denmark



Norden og de nye bærekraftsmålene

Blogginnlegg 05/10/2015   Link to blog post.   FNs 17 bærekraftsmål ble vedtatt under toppmøtet i New York 25.september. Det … Read more

Guy Ahonen

Strategic Management of well-being at work

What is strategic well-being? The term was coined in 2009 when the first “The state of strategic well-being in Finland … Read more


Työterveyshuollon virtuaaliyliopiston blogi

NIVA:n kurssi e-health@work on käynnissä kauniissa Oslon läheisyydessä sijaitsevassa Soria Moria konferenssikeskuksessa. Olemme keskustelleet aivojen ja teknologian yhteispelistä, henkilökohtaisista terveyttä … Read more

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NIVA-koulutukset kehittävät pohjoismaista työterveyden huippuosaamista

Pohjoismainen työterveyden ja työturvallisuuden koulutusinstituutti NIVA on jo 33 vuoden ajan saattanut työterveyden ja -turvallisuuden alan toimijoita yhteen. Helsingin Sanomien … Read more

About NIVA

Our Story

NIVA was founded in 1982 and has been an active player in the field of occupational health and safety education for over 30 years. During this time, over 10 500 experts have attended NIVA-training activities, and specialists from over 40 countries have trained and networked in the activities. Today, NIVA is the only institute in Europe that solely focuses in international advanced level occupational education – and course participants are accepted regardless of where in the world they come from.

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Our Philosophy

We rely on our extensive network of occupational health and safety specialists throughout research institutions and organizations in the Nordic countries. We believe in the power of networking and people meeting each other. Our courses take place in Nordic capitals, in general last 2-3 days , provide hard core substance information, and offer excellent networking opportunities.

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Nordic Cooperation

Nordic cooperation is one of the world´s most extensive forms of regional collaboration, involving Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden, the Faroe Islands, Greenland, Åland. These countries together form the Nordic region – Norden – which comprises approximately 26 million people.

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Course Coordinator

Nina Sténs
+358 40 7484 109

Course Coordinator

Katja Pekkarinen
+358 43 8241 698

Communications Officer and Course Coordinator

Siv Jansson
+358 43 8241 696


Birgitta Forsström
+358 44 762 3900