Applications for the Fall 2014 CIH Exam are Due August 1st
October 1st though November 30th is the Fall Exam window for the ABIH’s Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) program.
Along with the completed application form, those applying are reminded to also have the following forms and documents successfully submitted by the August 1st deadline:
College or University Degree Transcripts
IH Related Courses Documentation
Work Experience Documentation
Professional References Questionnaires
“We encourage people interested in earning their CIH certification to apply soon to allow plenty of time to ensure that all necessary paperwork is received in time,” said Lynn O’Donnell, CIH, Executive Director for the American Board of Industrial Hygiene. “The testing window for the Fall Exam for successful Applicants runs from October through November and it is the last time this year the exam is being offered.”
Each year, there are two periods available to take the CIH examination, the Fall Exam and the Spring Exam. For those unable to fulfill all of the requirements to take the exam this year, February 1st is the deadline for Applicants to submit their completed applications for the Spring 2015 Exam which runs from April through May.
The application process and all of the requirements to become a CIH have been clearly defined by ABIH in a downloadable document. The Candidate Handbook discusses everything from academic and experience requirements to the application process, fees and examination information. To view the ABIH’s Candidate Handbook, please visit:
To learn more about the American Board of Industrial Hygiene and the CIH program, please visit www.ABIH.org, email abih@ABIH.org or call (517) 321-2638.
About the American Board of Industrial Hygiene
Since 1960, ABIH, a not-for-profit corporation, has been the world's largest, premier organization for certifying professionals in the practice of industrial hygiene. ABIH is responsible for ensuring high-quality certification including education, experience, examination, certification maintenance and ethics enforcement. Currently, more than 6700 people are certified to use the CIH designation.
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