Environmental Health & Safety

About the academy

Colleges and Universities are complex workplaces with a broad range of health, safety and environmental hazards. Managing Environmental Health and Safety (EH&S) programs at a university presents unique challenges, including hiring and retaining professionals with a comprehensive awareness of all EH&S programs. The University of California EH&S Academy is a 30-hour training workshop that will provide EH&S professionals or others with health and safety responsibilities with an overview of the technical and administrative programs unique to the field. 

Dates: October 5-8, 2009
Time: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm (daily)
Location: Sheraton Universal Hotel
333 Universal Hollywood Drive
Universal City, California 91608
(818) 980-1212
Fee: $ 500 per person

An overview of the following topics will be presented: EH&S Management, Laboratory / Research Safety, Emergency Preparedness and Response, Environmental Protection and Sustainability, Hazardous Materials, Vehicle and Equipment Safety, General Workplace Safety, and Training. Activities include discussion of hot topics and Train-the-Trainer session(s).

The American Board of Industrial Hygiene (ABIH) has approved attendance at the EH&S Academy for 3.5 certification maintenance points.

Air, Hotel, Transportation,
Parking, Room, Meals

Schedule of Events


Online form,
mailing address, and fees

Registration fees can be paid by mail or UC recharge account number. Fees include conference registration, course materials, breakfast, and lunch for all four (4) days. For more information please download the flyer or contact:

University of California Office of the President
Environment, Health, and Safety
Attn: Ed Baylosis
1111 Franklin St, 10th Floor
Oakland, CA 94607-5200


Phone (510) 987-9832
Fax (510) 987-9833


For Alumni only...

If you attended the EH&S Academy 2009 you can view the roster or photos of all the attendees. You are also invited to view photos from other attendees. An overview of the EH&S Academy was presented to the EH&S Directors on 04/15/11.

ABIH Certification Maintenance Points. This program was approved for 0.5 point 0.5 day, 3.5 Industrial Hygiene CM Points. For verification purposes, please revew the ABIH approval letter, roster, and daily sign-in sheet.

More Information

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

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Environmental Health & Safety

Environmental Health & Safety
Environmental Health & Safety

Tel: (951) 827-5528
Fax: (951) 827-5122
E-mail: ehs@ucr.edu