the recognition you deserve for
your expertise by earning one of the environmental health credentials
offered by the National
Environmental Health Association (NEHA). Founded in 1937 by practitioners
who wanted to establish a standard of excellence for the profession, that
standard has come to be known as the Registered Environmental Health
Specialist or Registered Sanitarian (REHS/RS) credential. Since that time,
NEHA has developed additional credentials that evidence mastery of
is striving to make the credentialing process as convenient as possible.
Computer testing has now been added, and an online Continuing Education
Submission process has been developed.
marks of distinction assist both
employers and the credentialed individual. Employers can be confident that
a credentialed employee has acquired the knowledge necessary to
competently perform their duties. Credentialed individuals may find
positions easier to obtain, and may increase their earnings.