EHS&S Professional Development


As a recognized leader in the industry, the Alliance of Hazardous Materials Professionals is your source for the knowledge, skills, continuing education and networking on the critically important and emerging issues in the environmental, health, safety and security (EHS&S) profession managing hazardous materials. For 25 years, AHMP has had a long-standing reputation of delivering high-level, top quality EHS&S education and training that you can utilize immediately.

Professional development hones the skills and knowledge of the Environmental, Health, Safety, and Security (EHS&S) Professional for career advancement and personal achievement. Professional development encompasses all types of facilitated learning opportunities, ranging from college degrees to formal coursework, conferences and informal learning opportunities situated in practice. It has been described as intensive and collaborative, ideally incorporating an evaluative stage. There are a variety of approaches to professional development, including consultation, coaching, communities of practice, lesson study, mentoring, reflective supervision and technical assistance.

Individuals may participate in professional development to maintain and improve professional competence, enhance career progression, keep abreast of new technology and practice, comply with professional regulatory organizations, and a commitment to lifelong learning.

Professionals interested in certifcation (for example, CHMM-Certified Hazardous Materials Manager), can get started by attending an Essentials of Hazardous Materials Management (EHMM) course sponsored by one of our AHMP Chapters or partnering organization.

AHMP also sponsors a variety of training and informational webinars to enhance your professional skills, and keep up to date with new rules and changes in existing regulations.

Our Hazardous Materials Management Desk Reference covers the majority of topics encountered by the EHS&S Professional.

Aarcher Institute of Environmental Training™ is the AHMP-recommended provider of instructor-led environmental training

AHMP Members will receive a discount of $105 off any Aarcher Institute course. Nonembers will receive a free one-year membership upon course completion.