“Civil Defence” majors are actual and highly demanded. The specialists training in Ukrainian higher educational institutions is aimed at ensuring an effective and powerful labour protection policy of the state, the safety of production activities, compliance with statutory instruments and international standards. The specialists-to-be are trained under the supervision of qualified instructors and acquire knowledge for conducting inspections of compliance with legislation, investigation of emergencies and accidents, occupational diseases and assistance to the injured. The certified specialists are in demand on the labour market in health authorities, governmental bodies and local self-governments. The tuition fee is affordable, however the graduates obtain diplomas recognized in Europe.