About Petroleum Training Institute PTI as it is fondly called was established by the federal government of Nigeria as a requirement for being a member of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Companies in 1973. The institute to train indigenous middle-level manpower to meet the labour force demands of the oil and gas industry in Nigeria and West Africa. Some of the courses offered at the Petroleum Training Institute include Petroleum Engineering, Petroleum and Gas Processing Engineering Technology, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical/Electronics Engineering Technology, Petroleum Marketing Technology, Science Laboratory Technology and so on. On completion of the degree at the institute, General Welding Certificates, National Diploma and Higher National Diploma certificates are awarded. Safety Petroleum Training Institute is a relatively safe place to be. Things to Do Attend lectures, write examinations, meet up with friends. What to Bring Before heading to the Petroleum Training Institute, here are some helpful things to take along with you; writing materials, extra clothes. Best Features After the completion of the studies, the students have a chance of being gainfully employed in the petroleum sector of the country. Most Common Visitors Government officials, students, intending students, parents, lecturers are the most common visitors here.