The Institute of Safety Professionals of Nigeria (ISPON) was founded in the year 1980 and chattered with the core mandate of regulating the training and practice of safety in Nigeria following the signing into law and official Gazette of the Institute of Safety Professionals of Nigeria (ISPON) Act 2014 (Act No 2).
Over the years, it has remained a rallying point of safety professionals in the country with impacts across Africa and beyond.
As part of the core mandates, ISPON maintains the register of National Safety Professionals in Nigeria.
The Student Chapters of ISPON are for those in their undergraduate studies, with the core aim of integrating them early into professional safety practice and helping them identify their career paths in the various disciplines.
Safety is for everybody, so is ISPON Student Chapters. Any student can join regardless of their faculties or departments of study.
For more information on how to become a member of ISPON, contact Dr. Dike Martins on 08033235818 or Mr. Fasusi Yinka on 08110141960. You can follow this link to learn more about the Institute.
The official inauguration of ISPON Rivers State University Student Chapter will hold as follows:
Theme: EMERGING SAFETY CHALLENGES IN AN EMERGING CAMPUS DYNAMICS
Date: January 23, 2019.
Venue: Amphi Theater, Rivers State University, Port Harcourt.
Professor Blessing Chimezie Didia-The Vice Chancellor, Rivers State University
Dr. Nnamdi Ilodiuba- National President, ISPON
Dr. Dike Martins- National Student Coordinator, ISPON
Prof. F.B. Sigalo- Patron, ISPON RSU Student Chapter
Mr. Fasusi Olayinka- Ag. Rivers State Student Coordinator, ISPON
Other officials and members of ISPON
Other Guests Expected
Permanent Secretary, Rivers State Ministry of Youths
Director, Standards Organization of Nigeria (SON) Rivers State
Divisional Chairman, Nigerian Red Cross Society, Port Harcourt Division
Dean of Student Affairs, Rivers State University
Director of Works, Rivers State University
Other Industry Professionals.