About Us


Introduction

EPSS is a professionally licensed security organization with its headquarters at No. 80b Peter Odili road. Trans Amadi Ind. Layout, Port Harcourt, Rivers state and has facilities in Lagos, Akwa Ibom, Abia State, Warri among other cities in Nigeria. The company has made landmark achievements in the corporate security operations and management in the Niger Delta and Lagos regions of Nigeria. EPSS has a pool of highly experienced security administrators, seasoned security consultants and well-trained field operatives that can be deployed to any environment within 24hours of signing a contract.
EPSS Private Security Services Limited is a holistic security company. We employ Electrical and Electronic Engineers, Architects, Info-tech experts and Ex-service men. We engage professionals from these various disciplines to provide security services [Electronic (camera surveillance systems, unauthorized access detection and alarms, fire safety, etc) and physical (guards, bouncers, etc) security services] to private homes and businesses across Nigeria.
International, regional and national laws regulate our services. Duly registered in Nigeria, our activities comply with the rules of the private-guard companies’ regulatory body (the Civil Defense Corps). Our installations satisfy the requirements of the Standard Organization of Nigeria (SON), and the International Standards Organization (ISO 9001).

Staffing and staff policy

The company operates a robust and highly flexible staffing policy which is designed to meet the challenges of the clients’ environment and all anticipated security threats. To achieve this noble policy, the company’s Research and Development (R&D) Team usually conduct training in the various specialized areas of the economy of the Niger Delta, Lagos and Nigeria in general. Such skillful training includes; Crime scene investigation Anti-kidnapping drills /hostage taking CCTV administration and image interpretation management Crime prevention through environmental design analysis Crowd control management Anti-industrial unrest Communication management Venue security before, during and after classified conferences Personnel vetting and after-vetting procedures Chemical attack on VIP in public places (through newspapers, pen, public address systems, tea/coffee, snacks, gift items etc.) Car park policy and management Escort duties Community relations Self-defense mechanism Intelligence, process and analysis Installation and management of walkthrough and metal and hard metal detection Fire safety management Watermanship and maritime security Executive drivers and defensive driving mechanism among others

General basic training

All employees of EPSS are holders of “General Certificate of Education (GCE), OND HND, B.sc and or MSC in their corresponding appointments. We also have different certification in different areas of security both national and international such has

  • SECURITY SPEACIALIST (CPO)
  • CERTIFIED PROTECTION OFFICER (CPO)
  • CERTIFIED PROTECTION PROFESSIONAL (CPP)
  • CERTIFIED IN SECURITY SUPERVISION AND MANAGEMENT (CSSM)
  • PORT FACILITY SECURITY OFFICER (PFSO)
  • CERTIFIED INFORMATION SYSTEMS SECURITY PROFESSIONALS (CISSP)
  • SECURITY MANAGEMENT PROFESSIONAL (CSMP)
  • PHYSICAL SECURITY PROFESSIONALS (PSP)
  • CERTIFIED SECURITY SPEACIALIST (CSS)

This has been the secret of the company’s huge success and has transformed us into the industry’s trail blazer. We also bring our trainers to the client’s facility for training. This allows for in-depth security assessment and orientation of our staff while on the job. Training is the bedrock of our service. A well-trained mind is bold and equipped to defuse security threats. In this virtue, a trained security operator is firm and an embodiment of professional ethics and has knowledge of the law.

Communication

In addition to skillful training in communication operations of the company, all personnel are trained in the basic communication standards. The company communication pattern flows from top down, down top and sideways. This implies that any office or duty post can originate a message based on administrative needs and urgency. To ease security operations the company disseminates intelligence and vital information on the following:

  • Cellphones
  • Walkie-Talkie(Motorola radio)
  • Dispatch rider
  • Nail runner
  • Site visit by a roving patrol officer