Foundations for Success in Environmental Services Management

To win in today’s challenging job market, you must distinguish yourself from the competition.  If you are a new manager or supervisor in environmental services, consider building your professional knowledge and developing critical skills through enrollment in the Foundations for Success in Environmental Services Management course.  This ten-week course explores the range of foundational management practices in environmental services. The program is packed with essential content, covering topics such as environmental sanitation, infection control and prevention, staffing requirements and methodology, productivity indicators, effective communication and reporting, customer service excellence, and process improvement.


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; 10 weeks (12 CPE Credits)
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March 02 - May 18

July 13 - September 28

AHE Members:  FREE
Non-Members:  $259.00



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)
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  • Browsers for Macintosh OS 9.x: Netscape Navigator 7.x, Linux (many 2.6 kernel distributions), and Mozilla Firefox 1.5 or later.
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