The Essentials of Hazardous Materials Management course is the premier overview class for not only Hazardous Materials Managers, but safety professionals, industrial hygienists and other environmental health and safety professionals.  This course is also aligned with the Certified Hazardous Materials Manager (CHMM) blue print and is used as a preparatory class for the exam.

The National Capital Chapter of the AHMP is pleased to partner with the AHMP Cyber Chapter to offer this course remotely.  This will be a live broadcast that you will be able to interact with the instructors and other class attendees.  It will include an electronic copy of the slide deck.  It will also include a digital edition of the AHMP 4th Edition Desk Reference.  

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The Cyber Chapter and National Capital Chapter are pleased to offer a unique opportunity to EHS professionals to attend an Essentials of Hazardous Material Management Course (EHMM) with the feeling of attending in person.

The Cyber Chapter has partnered with the National Capital Chapter as an outreach to utilize the Cyber Chapter technology to allow members the ability to participate in a live EHMM.    

Registration fees includes access to the course, a digital copy of the slide decks, and an electronic copy of the 4rh Edition of the AHMP Desk Reference.  To register click here.

The National Capital Chapter of the AHMP

Invites you to

Join us for an live virtual EHMM

Tuesday 2/23/21 8:00 AM EST through Friday 2/26/21 5:00 PM EST

Subject matter experts will conduct the AHMP Essentials of Hazardous Material Management Course to a live audience.  You are invited to join this event via the AHMP Cyber Chapter.  You will be able to interact with the instructors as the material is presented.

Time: 8:00AM - 5:00PM EST Daily with lunch break.

Attendance during the EHMM is at the discretion of the attendee.

COST: $600.00 (early bird 2/2/21)/$650 (regular). Cyber Chapter Members get a $50 discount (applied automatically after logging in).

Included in cost is access to the live course via GoToWebinar, an electronic version of the EHMM slide decks, and an electronic copy of the AHMP 4th Edition Desk Reference

 Payment is on-line only

To register click after logging in click here.

This course provides instruction on laws and regulations as well as technologies and practices in an overview fashion that highlights and emphasizes what is important for a hazardous materials manager to know and provides essential information for the hazardous materials manager to better conduct his/her job.

EHMM Topics Covered:

Chemistry Principles
Chemical Hazards
Basic Industrial Hygiene
Indoor Air Quality 
Radiation Science and Safety
Flammable Materials
Geology and Hydrogeology
Environmental Federal Laws, Regulations, and Standards
National Environmental Policy Act
Pollution Prevention
Air Quality and Air Pollutant Management
Water Programs
Waste Management
Underground Storage Tanks
Toxic Substances Control Act
Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act
Hazardous Materials Transportation
Regulatory Compliance Audits
Environmental Evaluations and Assessments
Environmental Sampling
Remediation Technologies
Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act
Disasters Releasing Hazardous Materials
Human Health Risk Assessment
Emergency Preparedness and Response
Chemical and Biological Weapons
Homeland Security
Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity Planning
Occupational Safety and Health Overview
Hazard Communication Standard
 Laboratory Safety
Bloodborne Pathogens
Personal Protective Equipment
Permit-Required Confined Spaces
Control of Hazardous Energy
Process and Risk Safety Management
Organizational and Management Theory
Management Systems
Project Management
Training and Communication
Professional Development and Associate Memberships
The Global Future

Participants taking this offering will receive an extensive course. It will assist participants to prepare for the CHMM® national examination as well as help them perform their job duties and responsibilities.

Who Should Attend:

  • Experienced individuals such as technicians, engineers, scientists, facility supervisors and managers, and or regulators, who have assigned duties or responsibilities, related to management of hazardous materials and environmental, health and safety (EHS) issues.
  • New individuals to the EHS&S area who need a broad overview of the field.
  • Candidates for the CHMM or CHMP exam

While targeted for experienced professionals and technicians, there are no prerequisites to take this training course. However, there are prerequisites for qualifying to take the subsequent IHMM examination.

Attendance will be documented and updated in user profiles for use as continuing education. This is a free service of the AHMP Cyber Chapter.

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