ESSA (Empresa de Serviços e Sondagens de Angola) was established in 1995, as a subsidiary of Sonangol EP, to provide professional technical and safety training for the oil industry.
With a staff of 74 employees ESSA's organization department areas are: finance, marketing, training, logistics and accounting.
Our daily business activity is safety and technical training, and in this area our client list includes Sonangol Group and operating and services companies in the local oil industry. In providing quality training ESSA turns out hundreds of newly qualified staff, trained in a variety of job skills and safety procedures that meet the specific needs of the oil industry and therefore aggregate value to that industry.
In March 1995 ESSA got ISO 9001 STCW-95 and HUET certifications for the safety courses we provide.
At the moment we are working to gradually obtain accreditation for the other courses we provide and to get all our training employees certified.