Why is safety training important for hospitality workers?

The hospitality industry is very broad with lots of sectors embedded in it. This industry covers all products and services that provide travelers, tourists and all types of visitors with food, facility to stay and other related services for the comfort and leisure of guests. 

As you are probably guessing, this industry is not left out from all sorts of workplace hazards. Some hazards and issues peculiar to the hospitality industry include:

  • the use of alcohol, drugs and smoking at work
  • burns & scalds and kitchen injuries
  • electrical hazards
  • bullying and harassment,
  • workplace violence and conflict
  • working in cold storage facilities/exposure to cold
  • slips, trips and falls
  • skin disorders from the use of cleaning chemicals
  • poor ergonomics and mental ill health. 

The general safety training for the hospitality industry ensures that workers and management have the right training to keep the business operating effectively.

3 Days or (2 weekends)

Time: 10 am - 3 pm daily. Training frame is ergonomically friendly to make your training experience wholesome. We make learning easy and impactful.

Classes are scheduled weekly for a new batch all year round. Feel free to communicate with us and we will align you with our scheduled classes.


Yes! Available to those unable to attend classroom training is the online self-study training mode and the instructor led online (Zoom) training mode options.

  • Introduction to Occupational Health and Safety
  • Overview of Hospitality workplace accidents
  • Accident/Incident investigation and reporting
  • Understanding HSE Policies, Rules and Regulations
  • Basic First Aid (Practical demonstration and role play)
  • Fire Safety
  • Equipment and Electrical Safety
  • Manual Handling techniques
  • Control of Substances Hazardous to Health
  • Stress Management at Work

N45,000 (Classroom Training) 

N38,000 (Online Self-study Training) 

N48,000 (Instructor-led Online Training)

Course fee takes care of everything about your registration, training, instructional materials, assessment, certification, (daily lunch for classroom mode of training).

There are no specific formal requirements for this course. This course is for hospitality professionals, restaurant operators, supervisors, managers and anyone seeking to work or who already works in this industry.

We deliver training nation-wide as we provide varieties of training options regardless of distance and schedule. 

Lagos Training Center: 2nd Floor, Suite 315, 117  Shasha Road Road, Beside Mobil Filling Station, Akowonjo, Lagos.

Abuja Training Center: 2nd Floor, Othni Plaza, Nouakchott Street, Wuse Zone 1 by NDE Office, Abuja.

Budget Friendly and Flexible Payment Plan:

We offer you the convenience of paying in installments as you train with us.

We Are Internationally and Locally Accredited:

Absolute HSE Co. Ltd (HSE Training And Certification Institute)  is accredited by the World Safety Organisation (Special Consultative Status To The United Nations ECOSOC) in compliance with ISO/IEC 17024:2012 and International Accrediting Commission For Safety and Environmental Education Training (IACSEET). Certificates issued are recognised and accepted world-wide and ranks well amongst other safety certifications.

Excellent, Experienced and Dedicated Course Instructors: 

Our instructors fundamentally possess solid educational background, experience and teaching skills (plus continuing professional development) in the area of training they specialise in and are trained life coaches. Our instructors employ the best training method to ensure easy understanding and an enjoyable training session for you. 

Guidance and Access To Job/Internship Opportunities:

We will guide you throughout and even after the training to explore this fulfilling career path.


Most frequent questions and answers

Upon successful completion of this training program, you will be issued internationally recognised Hospitality Sector General Health and Safety At Work Award Certificate.

Organisations or companies that opt for the corporate training get awarded an endorsed certificate record of corporate training (attestation certificate) from HSE Training And Certification Institute at no extra cost.

Upon completion of your training/course and assessment, it takes about a week or a maximum of 2 weeks for your certificate(s) to be ready for pick up at our office. You will definitely get a notification from us once it is ready for pick up. 

If it is not convenient for you to pick up the hard copy of the certificate, you can request for soft copies to be sent to your email pending the time you are free to pick it up.  Or we could send your hard copy certificate via courier to your location but for a small fee.

It’s easy. All you have to do is: 

1. Fill the registration form to register. You can Register here

2. Pay the course fee by bank deposit, transfer or cheque in favour of: 

Absolute HSE Co. LTD; United Bank for Africa (UBA): 1024243451 

3. Send proof of payment and form to [email protected] or via whatsapp 0912-913-3030.

Join the class at training center or take the class online at your convenience. You can see details about our online mode of training here

Absolute HSE Co. Ltd (HSE Training and Certification Institute) is locally registered in Nigeria, West Africa with No RC – 1783161 and is adequately certified and accredited to provide training and globally recognised certifications. We have also invested a lot in partnership with top professional institutes across the globe.