August 26, 2021

Education Connection 2021 September

Making Online Training a Hands-On Experience

By Jennifer Newell

OEHS professionals studying to obtain a credential or who want to deepen their knowledge within a specific area can benefit from longer-form, instructor-led online training. This autumn, AIHA University will host a week of virtual professional development courses from Nov. 8 through 12 covering core OEHS topics like exposure assessment, risk assessment, leadership, ethics, and strategies for building an EHS business case.

AIHce EXP Call for Proposals

AIHce EXP 2022 Proposal Deadline: September 15

Our first major deadline for AIHce EXP 2022 proposals is September 15, 2021! Don’t miss your chance to submit a proposal for a PDC, education session, or professional poster.

We are looking for a diverse set of educational programming that will meet all career levels and learning styles. Be an influencer in the industry while equipping OEHS professionals worldwide with the ideas and practical skills they need to keep our workplaces healthy and safe!

Virtual PDC Week: Fall 2021

Join us November 8-12, 2021

Earn from 3.5 to 7 Contact Hours per course

Mark your calendar for a week of virtual career advancement! From November 8-12, you can register for a variety of courses that fit your schedule and budget, and add to your skill set through live demonstrations, group activities, and practice exercises!

Featured Education

Risk Assessment and HazCom Education & Resources

Lead the way to a healthier workplace with curated risk assessment resources from AIHA University. Browse our self-study courses, webinars, session recordings, publications, and frameworks to build a solid OEHS management plan.

Featured eLearning

Basic Principles of Occupational Hygiene

Online Course | Earn 10 Contact Hours

Member $250 | Nonmember $350 | Student $99

This course has recently been updated with clearer language and more interactivity to test your knowledge! Perfect for those new to the field, you’ll get an excellent overview of the broad principles in occupational hygiene as the basis for anticipation, recognition, evaluation, and control of hazards that can be encountered in the workplace.

Upcoming Webinars

The Role of OEHS Professionals in Continuity Planning: A Practical Application

September 9, 2021 | 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. ET

Earn 2 Contact Hours

Learn why continuity planning with OEHS professionals is critical to an organization’s successful future.

This webinar will discuss the elements of continuity plans, why they are key to an organization’s success, how the OEHS department can better prepare itself, and more.


Recognition, Evaluation, and Control of Indoor Mold, 2nd edition

Member $145 | Nonmember $205

Book | PDF | KIT

Tap into the most current and comprehensive mold resource written by industrial hygiene practitioners, academics, government officials, and scientists.

This edition covers the basic practice of identifying mold damage, the evaluation of samples that are collected, and the process of remediation.

The 2nd edition is also included in the eLibrary Subscription.

Register for Fall Face-to-Face Training!

Fundamentals of Industrial Hygiene Course – JUST A FEW SEATS LEFT!

September 20-23, 2021 | In-person, Westerville, OH

32 Contact Hours

Immerse your staff in IH principles and practices with Fundamentals of Industrial Hygiene, a four-day training course offering sampling and workshop sessions, hands-on lab experiences, demo sessions, and problem-solving exercises.

Join us in Westerville, OH September 20-23 to gain hands-on experience and earn up to 32 contact hours. Hurry, space is filling up fast!

Exposure and Chemical Monitoring - Beyond IH Fundamentals

October 18-20, 2021 | In-person, Westerville, OH

24 Contact Hours

Are you looking for interactive IH training to meet your professional development goals?

Gain hands-on experience in conducting qualitative exposure assessments and learn effective communication techniques for explaining results to employees and management. You’ll also earn 24 contact hours while you’re at it!

CPAG Spotlight

Don’t Miss the Upcoming CPAG Town Hall!

Want to know more about AIHA’s Content Portfolio Advisory Group (CPAG)? Register for the September 14 Membership Town Hall. This town hall will explore the role of the CPAG, the 5 key content priorities identified through our environmental scan, and how members can contribute to the development and advocacy of AIHA content as it relates to the key content priorities.