National Registry of Environmental Professionals® Announces Two-Day Certification Workshop

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Professionals seeking Registered Environmental Manager certification offered by the National Registry of Environmental Professionals® can undergo a day-and-a-half review session followed by examination in Dallas, Texas, on December 2-3, 2019.

Professionals seeking Registered Environmental Manager certification offered by the National Registry of Environmental Professionals® can undergo a day-and-a-half review session followed by examination in Dallas, Texas, on December 2-3, 2019. Intended for individuals in the environmental health and safety sector, this REM® Workshop will allow attendees to receive certification by one of the most widely recognized and respected industry nonprofits.

The REM® Workshop will take place over a two-day period at an approved NREP℠ REM® Workshop location and will instruct attendees in the subjects necessary to become a certified environment professional. Topics will include legal matters such as the:

  • Hazardous Materials Transport Act (HMTA)
  • Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA)
  • Clean Air Act (CAA)
  • Clean Water Act (CWA), and more.

Additional subjects include the fundamentals of the regulatory process, sustainability theory, and codes of ethics. NREP℠ strongly recommends that attendees purchase the REM® Printed Study Guide, which is not included in the tuition cost.

As the highest professional certification by the NREP℠, a Registered Environmental Manager certification identifies professionals as being capable of managing major environmental health and safety projects and programs. Such projects may include environmental auditing, hazardous materials management and transportation, environmental real estate assessment, and more. A nationally recognized credential, the Registered Environmental Manager certification has been acknowledged by institutions and agencies such as the U.S. Postal Service, National Park Service, U.S. Forest Service; Resolution Trust Corporation, U.S. Air Force, U.S. Department of Energy, Amtrak, State of Alabama, and more.

Professionals desiring Registered Environmental Manager certification must have a bachelor's degree in an environmentally related discipline. This may include physical, biological, and health sciences, engineering and environmental majors, and other related fields of study. Applicants should also have a minimum of five years of direct work in the fields of environmental engineering, health, science, or management. Professionals may substitute three years of approved work experience for one year of academic education.

Since 1987, the National Registry of Environmental Professionals® has provided credentialing for those desiring to work in the environmental fields. An accrediting nonprofit, NREP℠ is the largest organization in its field and is recognized by governmental bodies such as the United States Department of Energy (DOE) and United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). It boasts more than 15,000 members who demonstrate the highest professional aptitude and hold to impeccable ethical standards.

The application fee for the REM® Two-Day Workshop is $150.00, and the workshop fee is $495.00. Applicants may purchase a printed or electronic copy of the study materials for $300.00 or both for $350.00. An exam retake will cost $100.00. To learn more, please visit our website (https://www.nrep.org/), call us at (224) 277–8594, or email us at customerservice@nrep.org.

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