Early Career Professional Membership Benefits


AIHA Mission: Empowering those who apply scientific knowledge to protect all workers from occupational hazards. 

Vision: A world where all workers are healthy and safe. 

Value Proposition: Jump start your career and change the world with AIHA—one worker at a time. 

Change the world around you through AIHA, one worker at a time. AIHA provides you with quick access to experience, networking, training, and career advice—all from our community of experts. For the early career professional, you’ll find a wealth of information and connections that can jumpstart your career and get you moving towards your C​ertification of Industrial Hygiene: 

Career Advantage

  • Develop your career portfolio
  • Career counseling
  • Cover letter/resume review
  • Mock interviewing
  • Featured jobs
  • IH Professional Pathways ™
  • #IAMIH 

Community & Connections

  • Catalyst community forums
  • Online member directory
  • Resource libraries
  • Latest news
  • Mentor/Mentee program
  • Various recognition and award opportunities 

Volunteer & Leadership Opportunities

  • Technical committees/working groups
  • Professional development
  • Internal operation committees
  • #IAMIH Leadership/Outreach
  • Local Sections
  • Minority Special Interest Group (SIG) 

Industry Knowledge

  • Synergist magazine (digital, print, and archives)
  • Weekly E-News
  • SynergistNOW blog
  • Journal of Occupational and Environmental Hygiene (JOEH) and archives
  • Various complimentary PDFs 

Our Early Career Professional members also have access to other benefits and features, including:

  • Government advocacy updates and opportunities
  • Discount rates on certain AIHA events, publications, and eLearning courses
  • Free shipping from AIHA’s online marketplace
  • Access to AIHFoundation funding opportunities
  • Virtual Local Section
  • Professional liability insurance