CHESP Study Group



Delivering high-quality healthcare requires highly qualified people. This preparatory course is designed for professionals preparing for the comprehensive and challenging CHESP Certification Exam. While not designed to teach examination content specifically,  the content of the course is focused on the seven content domains of Environmental Services competency: Regulatory Compliance; Planning, Design, and Construction; Operations Related to Environmental Sanitation; Operations Related to Waste Management; Operations Related to Textile Management; Financial Stewardship; and Administration. Participants will study these content areas by reviewing the electronic version of the Official CHESP Review Guide, 3rd Edition provided within the course. Students will also have the opportunity to interact and collaborate with other CHESP seekers to gain a more comprehensive perspective of the Environmental Services industry and better prepare for the Exam. 

Continuing Professional Education Credits:
At the end of this course you will receive twelve (12) continuing professional education (CPE) credits towards your CHESP renewal.



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2015 Course Start Dates; 6 Weeks (12 CPE Credits)
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February 23 - April 17

April 20 - June 12

June 15 - August 03

October 19 - November 29



AHE Members: FREE

Non-Members: $179.00


AHE Online Education: AHE online education programs are hosted on the iCohere platform. You can access iCohere from any computer with internet access 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. A presentation will be available prior to course start to allow course participants to familiarize themselves with iCohere. The presentation will introduce users to the site and covers site navigation and usage.

Requirements for accessing an iCohere site:

  • Internet connection (at least 56K recommended)
  • Browsers for Microsoft Windows: Internet Explorer 5.5 or later, Netscape Navigator 6.2 or later, Mozilla Firefox 1.5 or later.
  • Browsers for Macintosh OS 10.x: Safari, Netscape Navigator 7.x, and Mozilla Firefox 1.5 or later.
  • Browsers for Macintosh OS 9.x: Netscape Navigator 7.x, Linux (many 2.6 kernel distributions), and Mozilla Firefox 1.5 or later.
  • Cookies must be enabled. 

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