Professional Certificate Program (HSE-PCP)


Professional Certificate Program (HSE-PCP)

Professional Certificate Program (HSE-PCP)


















HSE-PCP 10TH – 13TH JAN 2023 20TH JAN 2023
HSE-PCP 7TH – 10TH FEB 2023 17TH FEB 2023
HSE-PCP 7TH – 10TH MAR 2023 17TH MAR 2023
HSE-PCP 4TH – 7TH APR 2023 17TH APR 2023
HSE-PCP 2ND – 5TH MAY 2023 12TH MAY 2023
HSE-PCP 6TH - 9TH JUN 2023 16 TH JUN 2023
HSE-PCP 4TH – 7TH JUL 2023 14TH JUL 2023
HSE-PCP 1ST - 4TH AUG 2023 11TH AUG 2023
HSE-PCP 5TH - 8TH SEP 2023 15TH SEP 2023
HSE-PCP 3RD - 6TH OCT 2023 13TH OCT 2023
HSE-PCP 7TH – 10TH NOV 2023 17TH NOV 2023
HSE-PCP 5TH – 8TH DEC 2023 15TH DEC 2023
HSE-PCP 9TH – 12TH JAN 2024 19TH JAN 2024
HSE-PCP 6TH – 9TH FEB 2024 16TH FEB 2024
*Shipping hardcopy course materials does not apply for this qualification. 
For Further details please visit: or send request to: or or call or Whatsapp: +2348170376331,, +2348170376332, +2347030162747, +2349052345503, +2347084196761 or +2347026800363 

Thank you, our esteemed learner, for choosing Safeguard for your Quality, Health, Safety and Environment (QHSE) exceptional learning experience. We are the leading global learning partner of the UK National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health (NEBOSH). We offer a total of 17 NEBOSH courses making us the largest NEBOSH Learning Partner and qualifications provider in Africa, Asia and the Middle East. Safeguard is also among the top 10 NEBOSH Learning Partner globally, with over 85% pass rate in examinations. We also offer, the UK CQI-IRCA Approved, Lead Auditor courses and company certifications in 7 standards in partnership with TVE International Academy (ATP: 6023829). We are Africa’s largest QHSE training solutions provider, facilitator, and consultants since 1999. We welcome you to be part of our success story.

Course Overview

Our Health Safety and Environmental Professional Certificate Program (HSE-PCP) which is specially packaged for graduates is unique and ahead of many other similar packages, value for money. It is an intensive four-in-one composite program comprising: Professional Certificate in General HSE, a Proficiency Certificate in Fire Prevention, Protection and Practical Fire Fighting, a Proficiency Certificate in Practical First Aid/CPR and a Level 3 certificate in Environmental Risk Management. The program is highly effective and has remained our most demanded course since 2006. Employers respect, recognize and trust our certifications. It is specially packaged to make you employable or progress with higher earning in your current job. It is a mandatory training specially designed for graduates to enable them work safely in every workplace and goes beyond the scope of HSE 1, 2 & 3. 

Do not miss the opportunity to enroll in our program. You cannot avoid HSE training program, it is compulsory. If you don’t do it now, you will definitely do it later at a higher cost. You will not be regarded in any job interview/job application without it. Possession of our HSE certificates is the strongest reason why you might be invited to the next job interview. With a minimum of N10,000.00 you can register and get your full course material and do the training and pay balance later before the exams. 

Why HSE Training?

  • Employers are not willing to train workers on HSE as required by law but are favorably disposed to employing already trained ones.
  • Only 10% of Nigerian graduates are employable due to lack of mandatory HSE professional skills.
  • We are offering you the opportunity to have an edge among the employable 10% of graduates by gaining relevant and internationally recognized HSE certifications.
  • Our certifications are approved by the Federal Government of Nigeria and recognized by every company in the oil and gas sector and other industry operators.
  • Possession of our HSE certifications is the strongest reason why you will be invited to the next job interview. You too can become part of our success story

The Benefits

  • This training offers you the mandatory HSE certificates specified by the Federal Government for all employers of labour
  • It makes you highly employable and we can help you secure lucrative job if you distinguish yourself in our training.
  • It prepares you for International exams and you can enroll at a highly discounted price
  • You become a HSE professional and Practitioner -  ensuring safety at work
  • You can pay installments starting with an initial minimum payment N20,000
  • You can also enroll for higher HSE courses, if you have already undertaken the preliminary HSE training.

Who Should Attend?

  • Only Degree/HND holders (regardless of your discipline) can enroll for our Professional Certificate Program (HSE PCP), before proceeding to the Advanced Certificate Program (ACP).
  • Those who desire to become HSE practitioners and professionals who have studied up to graduates level
  • Those who are seeking professional national and international employment opportunities where HSE certification is always mandatory

Course Tuition And Private Study Time Requirements 

Module 1: 8 hours tuition and 8 hours private study/practice

Module 2: 8 hours tuition and 8 hours private study/practice

Module 3: 4 hours tuition and 4 hours private study/practice

Module 4: 4 hours tuition and 4 hours private study/practice

Practical Assignment: 1 hour tuition and 2 hours private study

The programme of study is based around an average of 25 taught hours (over 3 -4 days) and approximately 26 hours of private study (before exams) for an overall total of 51 Hours.

Four Certificates Are Issued Namely:

  1. Fire Prevention, Protection and Practical Fire Fighting– certified jointly by National Fire Prevention Project (Federal Fire Service), the highest regulating body in Nigeria
  2. First Aid & CPR with full practical – certified jointly by St John Ambulance, a UK head quartered International First Aid trainer.
  3. Professional General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety with practical exercises- jointly certified by National Industrial Safety Council of Nigeria (Factory Inspectorate Division, Federal Ministry of Labour and Employment), the highest Health and Safety regulating body in Nigeria.
  4. Level 3 Certificate in Environmental Risk Management with practice exercises- certified by Safeguard Safety and Management Center, an internationally recognized QHSE training solutions provider and facilitator


We have Examinations for each package in addition to practical assignments which you must pass before certification. Pass mark is 50%. If you fail any of the exams, you would be required to re-sit it at the cost N3,000 per paper. 


Physical: ₦ 45000

Virtual: ₦ 40000

Distance: ₦ 35000

Corporate: ₦ 60000

Individual: ₦

Payment and Registration

Cash payment is not allowed. Payment in any convenient instalment is allowed starting with a minimum of 50% of the total training fee before receipt of training materials, however candidate must complete payment in full 21 days before the selected exam date.

To register, make payment, then fill and return the Registration Form and the Joining Agreement in addition to your Evidence of Payment and scanned copy of Valid Photo ID (such as International Passport, Driver’s License or National Identity Card) to: (for Nigeria Learners) or to (for international learners).

Payment can be by bank deposit, bank transfer or bank cheque made in favour of Safeguard Resources and Technologies Limited. See bank details below:

Bank Name Guaranty Trust Bank Plc
Bank Address #6, Forces Avenue, Old GRA, Port Harcourt, Nigeria
Account Name Safeguard Resources and Technologies Limited
Account Number 0039700271
Sort Code 058-215041

Card payment can be made via Flutterwave Safeguard payment App Link:

Once payment is confirmed, you will receive an acknowledgment including an e-receipt and other details about the training including the training materials.


You can join our HSE-PCP Physical, Virtual Classroom or the Distance learning program from any location globally and write your Online Examination from the comfort of your home and workplace without the need to travel out of your location.

Physical Classroom usually hold in Lagos and Port Harcourt (Nigeria) as indicated below:

  • Port Harcourt Training Center: #6C, Forces Avenue, Old G.R.A Port Harcourt, Before SPAR Back Gate.
  • Lagos Training Center: #2 Tokunbo Ali Street, off Toyin street Ikeja, Lagos


Physical Classroom

  • Safeguard physical classroom study allows you to get away from the distractions from workplaces and homes to enable concentrate on your training until completion.
  • It provides learners a great opportunity to condense their study within the training the days compared to our Distance Learning Program which can be studied over a relatively longer period.
  • Learners also have the option to take the examination within the study period or any other convenient available examination date.
  • The classroom setting allows learners to learn in our safe, quiet, clean multi-media training laboratory, away from the noise and pressures of their work or their homes.
  • Again, learners could be large which allows the classroom environment to provide the important “human touch” that teaches learners how to interact physically with one another in a professional, productive and cooperative way which is often missing in distance learning program.
  • The course fee cover training materials, tutorials, revision class, mock examination, main examination, in addition to tea break and lunch break.

Live Virtual Classroom

  • If you have the time for classroom study but you are not available to join our classroom session due to distance or location, then our Live Virtual Class is your best alternative.
  • Our live virtual class is easy to follow and can be completed within the same time as the physical classroom. Learners can join remotely and learn ‘live’ online with a tutor just as they would in a classroom.
  • You get all the benefits of structured classroom learning but with the convenience of the digital world, studying where you like. Our learners can remotely join the virtual class from any location in the world through live video conferencing with the Zoom Technology using a PC, laptop, tablet or a smart phone.
  • Learners are advised to download and install the Zoom technology in their devices for this purpose and secure a reliable internet service in advance to enable access to the live virtual class.
  • Throughout the course, learners can see and interact with the tutor and with other learners. Group interaction enhances learning; learners learn from one another as well as from the tutor.
  • Our live virtual class provides practical, flexible and convenient ways of learning, designed to fit around you and your needs.
  • Learners can drop questions on the chat box in group or private chat the Tutor and learners can also request to ask questions while the training is going on.
  • Daily take-home assignment will be posted in chat box and on the group WhatsApp which will be reviewed by the tutor at the beginning of each day’s tutorial.
  • There will be workbook and course workbook which will be completed by learners and submitted for tutor’s evaluation.
  • A revision class and a mock examination will be arranged to prepare learners for the final examination.

Tutor-Supported Distance Learning Program

  • Many people today do not want, or are not able, to spend days or weeks in a classroom. In view of this,our distance learning program provides an available alternative learning method.
  • It provides you with a flexible and easily accessible learning solution, you choose the time, place and pace of learning and take control of your learning program.
  • It is tutor-supported package which uses a variety of support mechanisms to ensure that you are fully engaged. It guarantees better understanding of the course contents and encourages group interaction with other learners using the WhatsApp platform which enhances learning.
  • Without compromising on course quality, the distance learning program is our most cost-effective learning method when compared to physical classroom or live virtual classroom.
  • Course materials consist of study notes and workbooks, coursework, brainstorming exercises, media resources and a course textbook.
  • Learners are encouraged to complete the study workbook and coursework and submit to us for marking. At the end, your knowledge and understanding can be formally assessed using a mock examination to prepare learners for the final examination.
  • The course fee covers course materials, exam-fees, tutor support and a distance-learning course license for a maximum of twelve months from the date of issue.
  • Exam can also be attended online. Distant Learning will include a self-study of the course manual by the student. A tutor-based revision will be done with the student for preparation against examination via Zoom video conferencing.
  • Learners are advised to download and install the Zoom technology in their devices for this purpose and secure a reliable internet service in advance to enable access to the tutor-run online live revision.

Corporate Classes

  • Organizations that are sponsoring learners to join our physical classroom, virtual classroom or distance learning program will have to pay the corporate course fees.
  • We can also arrange an executive package for organizations that desire a top-class welfare package for their employees.
  • We can visit your workplace and deliver the course at a time and place to suit you in the form of in-company training.
  • This is an effective way of training several delegates at the same time, saving on time and travel costs.The biggest benefit of in-company training is the location.
  • Organizing training off-site can be difficult for some employers, especially if you have a large team to get through a course. On-site training means less travel time and are much more convenient for your employees.
  • Hosting a course, yourself also means last minute changes can be made to attendees. For example, if someone suddenly becomes free to complete some training, at least they will be in the right place already.
  • You may want to do this so that lessons tie in with your own policies and procedures, or even just change the learning pace to suit your employee's schedules.
  • There are benefits to your business too by hosting training in-house; employees do not have to spend unnecessary time away from their jobs and can instead clock back to work as soon as the training is complete.


  • NEBOSH, the National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health, is an independent examining board and awarding body with charitable status.
  • It offers a comprehensive range of globally recognised, vocationally-related qualifications designed to meet the health, safety, environmental and risk management needs of all places of work in both the private and public sectors.
  • Courses leading to NEBOSH qualifications attract around 35,000 candidates annually, with exams taken in over 100 countries around the world.
  • Only well-tutored and prepared delegates succeed in NEBOSH exams, you can take advantage of our well-tailored training materials and tutorials which improves your chances of high success in NEBOSH exams.


  • Our instructors are top indigenous and expatriate professionals who have spent large number of years in industry and are therefore able to temper academic theory with practical experience. They are also acclaimed and renowned with impeccable record and experience spanning several years in Health and Safety industry.
  • With our multi-media training laboratory and our training facilities, we are ever ready to offer you training programs of the highest possible standards and which meet internationally recognized level of performance.
  • Our success story has made us an exceptional Training Center in Nigeria.
  • Our high pass rate has made us an exceptional NEBOSH Training Center in Africa.
  • Whether you are highly experienced or just taking up a new career in Health and Safety, you can take advantage of our comprehensive tutorial and excellent instructorship which put you at good standing for success in NEBOSH exams.
  • Only well-tutored and prepared delegates succeed in NEBOSH exams.