Technological fields, Engineering

Organization and Safety of Industrial Systems

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    IUT Montpellier-Sète

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The professional license Maintenance of industrial systems, production and energy, course Organization and Safety of Industrial Systems (OSSI), located on the site of the IUT of Montpellier, is open only to professional contract in partnership with the AFPI. It allows students to acquire professional experience and operational skills, adapted to the needs of industrial companies. This program is supported by the UIMM (Union des Industries et des Métiers de la Métallurgie).

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The proposed training prepares students for the functions of assistant engineer (middle management staff with a Bac+3 level) as industrial maintenance manager. The skills of the graduate will be appreciated in companies with a production activity in fields such as energy, agri-food, production of goods, and possessing or wishing to develop a maintenance department.

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Know-how and skills

The industrial maintenance manager must justify technical, organizational and relational skills.
In order to improve the methods of intervention, he/she defines the rules of action and ensures that they are applied by the company's personnel or by subcontractors.
He/she must be able to:
- Analyze the operating and maintenance conditions of equipment (reliability, maintainability, availability, safety).
- Define maintenance methods or organizations adapted to a context.
- Pilot an improvement action in connection with the maintenance function.
- Ensure the economic follow-up of the maintenance activities.
- Lead a meeting of follow-up of activities in connection with the maintenance function.
- Ensure the reporting of the maintenance activities to the manager.

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Start date: October
Duration: 12 months.
441 hours, taught in the form of classes, practical work and work experience.
The work-study program consists of an average of 3 weeks in a company and 1 week of training at AFPI Languedoc-Roussillon in Baillargues and/or at the IUT in Montpellier.
Validation of the diploma allows students to obtain 60 European credits (ECTS). The subjects studied concern:

- Systems technology (15%)

- Electrical engineering (12%)
- Reliability and safety of installations (12%)
- Project management and follow-up (12%)
- Automation, supervision (10%)
- Management, communication, English (10%)
- Maintenance management (9%)
- Maintenance methodologies (8%)
- Knowledge of the company (6%)
- TPM and continuous improvement (6%)

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Conditions of access

Online registration procedure for a limited time:

The registration in Professional Licence at IUT is composed of 3 steps. Each step must be validated to proceed to the next:

Step 1 - Eligibility of the file :

  • Hold a Bac +2 or in progress*.
  • Complete file.

Step 2 - Eligibility Admissibility: Pronounced by a pedagogical commission after examination of the file (Curriculum Vitae, Letter of Motivation, Transcript of grades... details on e-candidat). The commission may ask for other documents in the file.

Step 3 - Final admission Final admission: Subject to the signature of a work-study contract (apprenticeship or professionalization contract) within a company with missions in line with the theme of the LPro, within the limits of the places available in the training.

Professionalization contract:
Adapted profiles: Young people under 26 years of age with a technical Bac +2 with a "electrical and electronic engineering" base. People over 26 years of age under special conditions.
Professional training financing, company financing, Personal Training Account (CPF) (Law on the Future of the Profession): please contact us.

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Target audience

Young people under 26 years of age with a technical bachelor's degree, preferably with an "electrical and electronic engineering" base.

Public over 26 years old under special conditions.

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Necessary pre-requisites

Theoretical basis acquired in Bac+2 training (DUT, BTS) in "electrical and electronic engineering" or in "systems maintenance".

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And then

Further studies

The objective of the professional license is a rapid integration into working life and not the continuation of studies.

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Professional integration

OSIPE 30-month survey: 2015 graduates
- In 2017, 100% of graduates have a professional activity as a manager or technician.
- 85% found a job within 6 months after graduation.
- 92% are in permanent employment.
- The average net monthly income of graduates is 1745 euros excluding bonuses and 13th month, 2081 euros with bonuses and 13th month.
- Jobs in the sectors of Industry, specialized, scientific and technical activities, production, distribution of water, gas, electricity, wholesale or retail trade, car repair.

Results of the insertion survey

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