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 New Mexico Society of Hazardous Materials Managers
PO Box 92132 • Albuquerque, NM 87199 •

Essentials of Hazardous Materials Management Course - EHMM
(Wednesday-Friday, October 5-7, 2016)

presented by
The New Mexico Society of Hazardous Materials Managers (NMSHMM),
AKA Roadrunner Chapter of the Alliance of Hazardous Materials Professionals (AHMP),
and Amec Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure, Inc. (Amec Foster Wheeler)
Amec Foster Wheeler

For Certified Hazardous Materials Manager (CHMM) and
Certified Hazardous Materials Practitioner (CHMP) exams

For more information, email

Also this year: CHMM/CHMP Recertification Day
8 Certification Maintenance Points (CMPs)
October 5, 6, or 7

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Dates and Location:

Essentials of Hazardous Materials Management Course - EHMM
(formerly the ACHMM National Overview Course)
Wednesday-Friday, October 5-7, 2016

The course will be held at
Amec Foster Wheeler
8519 Jefferson Street NE, Albuquerque, New Mexico

Registration Fees (per person or copy):

Full 3-Day Course: $525
Audit Rate: $325 (for students who have previously attended a NMSHMM-sponsored course. No hard copy of presentation slides will be provided at the Audit Rate.)
1-Day Option for CHMM/CHMP Recertification:
$159 (8 CMPs offered, lunch included)

Registration and Payment Options:

Course Description:

Exam Preparation: The EHMM course is an excellent way to prepare for the CHMM and CHMP exams. Visit the Institute of Hazardous Materials Management (IHMM) website for more information: www.ihmm.org. This is an economical and effective way for environmental, health, and safety (EHS) professionals to strengthen their professional knowledge and credentials.

Instructors: Course instructors are experienced EHS professionals selected for their subject matter expertise and excellent feedback from previous students.

Reference Materials: A hard copy of the presentation slides is included in the cost of the course. In addition, an electronic version (thumb drive) of the presentation slides will be provided.

Lunch and Refreshments: Daily continental breakfast, afternoon snacks and refreshments provided as well as lunch on Friday.

Questions: Potential students with questions or who require special accommodations should email Kelsey Curran at or call Kelsey at (505) 967-8917.

COURSE REGISTRANTS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR THEIR OWN HOTEL ACCOMODATIONS AND TRANSPORTATION.

Course Topics:

This 3-day course offers a complete review of environmental laws and regulations, as well as a basic review of safety and health principles. This is a quick and economical way to master the basics in environmental, health, and safety. The course uses the AHMP training materials.

Course topics include:

  • Chemical and Physical Properties of Hazardous Materials
  • Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA)
  • Toxicological Principles and Groundwater Contamination
  • Occupational Safety and Health (OSHA) Requirements
  • Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA)
  • Clean Air Act (CAA)
  • Clean Water Act (CWA)
  • Sustainability
  • Environmental Laws and Regulations
  • Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA)
  • Management Systems
  • Emergency Preparedness and Response

CHMM and CHMP Exams:

The CHMM and CHMP exams are offered by the IHMM through about 200 testing centers in the United States. For more information about how to apply for the CHMM or CHMP credential and register for the exam, including registration and exam fees, visit the IHMM website at www.ihmm.org. Contact IHMM by email at info@ihmm.org or by phone at (301) 984-8969.

DO NOT SEND YOUR EXAM APPLICATION AND FEE FOR THE CHMM/CHMP EXAM TO NMSHMM.

EHMM Course Certification Points:

24 CMPs for entire EHMM course from IHMM or 8 CMPs for one-day recertification
3.0 CMPs from American Board of Industrial Hygiene (ABIH)
2.4 COCs from Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP)

To view and/or print the complete course brochure, please click here.