RiskControl Academy



About PSSC

The PSSC is a unique and flexible program which is the result of collaboration between Risk Control Academy (RCA) and Yaba College of Technology (YABATECH) to advance professionalism and appropriate qualifications in the security industry. The program leads to certification as a Professional Security Supervisor.

Whether your dream is to attain promotion to senior management, get a great job, or oil your supervisory skill, the Professional Security Supervisor Certification Program will help you turn your plans into reality.

Nature and Scope of the Program

The Professional Security Supervisor Certification is the outcome of extensive research involving consultation with employers and subject matter experts, who evaluated the skills which security supervisors need in today’s world in order to effectively provide mid-level supervision of a security workforce. The results indicate that individuals with knowledge of security operations, effective office skills and leadership potentials can supervise the implementation of protective measures in a facility or organization.

Against this background, Risk Control Academy and YABATECH designed this program to provide the core skills needed by security supervisors to effectively supervise the security function in an organization or company.

The Program which is structured into 6 Modules afford learners to move at their own pace. For every Module completed, students receive certificate of completion and will obtain the associated number of credits for that module which will move them closer to Certification as a Professional Security Supervisor. All modules must be completed successfully before a candidate can qualify to write the certification exam. 

The 6 Modules are

Course Objectives

On successful completion of the program, studentsshould be able to;

  • Demonstrate an acceptable level of understanding of what security is and the various risks facing an organization.
  • Develop and apply thesupervisory skills needed to supervise the implementation of organizational security procedures.
  • Be able to respond competently to an emergency
  • Promote health and safety in the workplace.
  • Demonstrate understanding of the principles of Physical Security and physical security measures.
  • Be able to apply effective office skills necessary in the workplace.

Course Benefits :

You will value the Professional Diploma in Security Management because it is
  • Professional
    • The program is designed to give you the skills you need to function and excel in a security management position.
  • Flexible
    • The program is self-paced giving you the opportunity to acquire the credits you need at a pace that suits you.
  • Recognized
    • Learners have the opportunity to gain a recognized professional qualification because Risk Control Academy and Yaba College of Technology (YABATECH) are both government accredited awarding institutions in Nigeria. Both are listed by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB).
    • The certificate that will be issued will be co-branded by Risk Control Academy and YABATECH and holders of the PSMC will have enhanced career path, including transition into a higher-level degree in Security Management.

Eligibility :

The Entry Requirement into the Professional Security Supervisor Certification include any of the following:

  • Candidates who have successfully completed Senior Secondary School Certificate and can demonstrate an ability to read, write, and speak English. Additionally, an aptitude test may be administered on candidate.
  • Unemployed and/or under employed graduates of tertiary institutions seeking employable skills in the security industry.
  • Experienced security officers who desire promotion with relevant additional skills in security.



PSSC 101 – Security Operations

Security operations and administration is the task of identifying an organization's ...

PSSC 102 – Emergency Response and Life Safety Awareness

Emergency response is the ability to respond to emergency situations appropriately, ...

PSSC 103 – Developing Supervisory Skills

The role of a supervisor in the security department is very important because ...

PSSC 104 – Physical Security and Access Control

Physical security is a daily activity that is an important aspect of security ...

PSSC 105 – Effective Office Skills

With business processes, equipment, documentation and communication ...

PSSC 106 – Certification Exam

Upon completion of the 6 modules participant will qualify ...


Risk Control and Yabatech will announce the programs schedule to students; Students can access the programs application form through the following links:


OR Contact 

Risk Control Academy

Plot 5 dreamworld Africana road, After Orchid Hotels, LekkiEpe-express way,  Lagos.
EMAIL : info@riskcontrolacademy.com
Phone no: 08060607337

Yaba College of Technology

Herbert Macaulay Road, Opposite WAEC office ,  Yaba, Lagos
EMAIL : yabatechconsult18@gmail.com
Phone no: 08060607337