For course participants and other conference attendees interested in certification:

Examinations for the Certified Hazardous Materials Manager® (CHMM®) and the Certified Hazardous Materials Practitioner™ (CHMP®) and Certified Dangerous Goods Professional® (CDGP®) credentials will be offered during the conference. The Institute of Hazardous Materials Management will be hosting proctored CHMM/CHMP and CDGP exams on Monday, August 28 at 1:00 pm. All who are interested in taking the examination should complete the online CHMM application no later than August 14 and contact Carisma Short at cshort@ihmm.org to indicate their intention to sit for the examination at the proctored event. Normal application and examination fees apply. The total cost of initial certification (application, examination, and first year’s annual fees) for all IHMM credentials is $695.

Current CHMMs in the final year of their five-year recertification cycle may also sit for the examination to recertify their credentials in lieu of completing the recertification application process. Contact recertinfo@ihmm.org for more information about recertification by exam.
To sit for an examination on this date, you must apply at www.ihmm.org and register for the examination on this date at www.webassessor.com. Instructions for completing these steps are below:

  • Go to www.ihmm.org and select “MyIHMM Login.”
  • Choose “new customer” and fill out information to create your
  • MyIHMM account.
  • After registering, you will receive a user name and password.
  • Log in to your account.
  • Access the MyIHMM menu by clicking the black square with three white lines on the left side of screen to access menu.
  • Choose “Apply for Certification.”
  • Click the “Create an Application” button underneath the credential you wish to apply for.
  • Complete all required elements of the application.
  • You will be asked to provide the names and email addresses of two individuals who will provide references. When you submit the application, an email will be sent to these two individuals asking them to complete an electronic reference form.
  • You must upload a copy of your transcript or diploma to the application.
  • Review your application and check out.

Program and Pre-Conference Workshops

AHMP’s 30th anniversary National Conference is the premiere event at which to hear insights from dynamic keynote speakers, gain valuable knowledge at technical sessions, learn from exhibitors about new products and services, and build your nationwide network of professional colleagues.

By attending one of the two 3-day Pre-Conference Workshops, you will gain critical knowledge needed to help prep you for the CHMM or CDGP designation examination.

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Special Events

Your National Conference experience will be enhanced by several special events, including an interactive Emergency Response Scenario featuring several incidents that demonstrate the realities involved with large derailments; a VIP guided tour of AT&T Stadium that provides the ultimate Cowboys experience; the chance to witness where over half the nation’s currency order is produced at the Bureau of Engraving & Printing (note: tour is sold out); an awards breakfast honoring your peers; an AHMP Cyber Chapter cookout; and a community service project where you can give back to the Fort Worth community.

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Student Opportunities

  • Gain Invaluable Knowledge—Learn technical information as well as what EHS&S careers are available.
  • Make Great Contacts—Meet and build relationships with the leaders in EHS&S—individuals who are willing to support you as you enter the profession.

Register at a discounted rate.

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