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2-Quality and Safety

Course Code :1035FTIVEI
Study domain:Safety Science
Academic year:2020-2021
Semester:2nd semester
Contact hours:24
Study load (hours):84
Contract restrictions: Credit and exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:Dutch
Exam period:exam in the 2nd semester
Lecturer(s)Erwin Smet
Daniƫl Keersmaekers

3. Course contents *


In the first part, concepts will be defined within safety legislation. ARAB and CODEX will be looked at. There is attention for the prevention structures within a company, for a global prevention plan, liability and for certification bodies.

A second part will deal with the dynamic risk management system and will give special attention to the making of risk analyses.


In the first chapter, concepts are defined and explained. A number of directives, related to quality management systems, will be dealt with. The second chapter covers the most important founders of integral quality management, on the basis of a historic overview. In the next part, the KAIZEN philosophy and some concepts will be treated. The last two chapters are situated in the domain of "problem soving". Several tools will be dealt with here.