Introduction to Environmental Health and Safety

ENV213 – 28.00 Hours

Currently there are no scheduled classes for this course. However, in some cases a course can be scheduled to meet your organization’s specific needs. For more information about this course or to schedule a class, please contact Infrastructure Training & Safety Institute
OSHA Training Institute Education Center at (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811 or [email protected] to get the latest schedule.

Course Description

EHS professional

The Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) course is designed for industry professionals new to the environmental field. Participants receiving this training are provided an overview of major U.S. environmental, health, and safety laws as well as regulations linked to legislation that may have an impact on compliance measures within a particular facility or workplace.


There are no prerequisites for this course.

Course Completion Requirements

Participant Must Provide

  • a photo identification on the first day of class. See the Participant Handbook for approved forms of identification and additional guidelines.

Attendance Requirements

Class attendance is an essential part of the education process and participants in TEEX courses are expected to attend all class sessions and field exercises. This course requires participants to attend a minimum of 80% of the class hours as a component of successful course completion. During the course, your instructor will review any additional attendance requirements, for example a field exercise that cannot be missed

Prior Training Courses or Knowledge

It is recommended, but not required, participants complete the Chemistry for Environmental Professionals (OSH511) course.

Upon successful completion, you will be able to:

  • Health and Safety (OSHA)
  • Clean Air Act
  • Hazardous waste management (RCRA)
  • TSCE, asbestos and PCB requirements
  • Groundwater geology and underground storage
  • Transportation of hazardous materials
  • SPCC and Emergency responses
  • Property transaction audits
  • Clean Water Act

Suggested Audience

  • Environmental technicians or consultants
  • Industrial hygienists
  • Safety supervisors
  • Hazardous waste personnel
  • Health and safety coordinators


Government Programs

  • GSA contract number: GS-02F-0003P. GSA customers, to register please contact [email protected] or call (800) 723-3811 GSA Schedule logo

Contact Information

Infrastructure Training & Safety Institute
OSHA Training Institute Education Center
Phone: | Toll-Free: (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811
Email: [email protected]