Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions by Department


  1. How can I become a NEHA member?
  2. What membership category do I qualify for?
  3. What are the benefits of being a NEHA member?
  4. How can I renew my membership?
  5. Can I be refunded or have my membership transferred to someone else?
    1. NEHA memberships are non-transferable. Member Services staff will refund membership dues within 30 days of purchase upon request. We encourage you to read through each membership option before making a final purchase. To submit a request for a refund please contact


  1. How do I know how many CEs I have earned?
  2. How do I renew my credential?
  3. How many years is my credential valid for?
    1. All credentials are valid for two years.
  4. What types of credentials does NEHA offer? What are the requirements? How do I apply?
    1. REHS/RS
    2. CP-FS
    3. CCFS
    4. CFOI
    5. CFSSA
    6. RFSA
  5. How can I submit CEs?
  6. Do you offer credential study guides?
  7. I have more questions on Continuing Education

Other Frequently Asked Questions

  1. Which HACCP courses do you offer?
  2. What types of certificate programs do you offer?
  3. How do I purchase a subscription to the Journal of Environmental Health?
  4. Where can I make a donation?
  5. I am a student or young professional, does NEHA offer scholarships and/or internships?

Still have questions? Visit our Contact Us page for a Department Contact list to reach out to specific NEHA team member.