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Application for NEHA Credential 

Applications must be completed and returned to NEHA for review at least 4 weeks prior to the exam date. If an application is received less than 4 weeks prior to when an examination is being given you may have to schedule the exam for another date. 

A complete application should include:

  1. Completed Application:

    1. REHS/RS and CP-FS applicants, please use the NEHA Application for Professional Credentials (PDF)

    2. HHS applicants, please use the NEHA Application for Health Homes Specialist Credential (PDF)

    3. CIOWTS applicants, please use the NEHA Application for Certified Installer Onsite Wastewater Treatment Systems Credentials (PDF)

    4. CCFS applicants, please use the NEHA Application for Certified in Comprehensive Food Safety Credential (PDF)

  2. Official College Transcripts or official high school transcripts or GED. To be considered an official transcript it should be received at the NEHA office in the sealed envelope from the school's Registrar’s Office/Transcript Office.

  3. Work Experience Verification Form.

  4. Appropriate fees.

  5. Third party review (applicable for candidates with foreign education).