Many Industries. One Solution.
Focusing entirely on the Management Process.
Putting you on the right path to advance your career.

Industry-recognized, third-party accredited certifications for EHS professionals.

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Premier Level EHS Management Certification

  • Created by EHS managers
  • For EHS managers of all disciplines
  • Confirmation of safety and business management abilities
  • Accredited by CESB
  • Accredited by ICAC

High Level EHS Management Certification

  • Authenticates on-the-job EHS management skills
  • Confirms technical knowledge
  • Establishes credibility
  • Accredited by CESB
  • Accredited by ICAC

Mid Level EHS Management Credential

  • Immediate qualification for grads of ABET/Board Approved programs
  • Value added designation without exam requirement
  • A stepping stone to CSHM

Certified School Safety Specialist

  • Developed by School Safety Experts
  • Recognition of on the job experience
  • Meets Employer requirements for career advancement

Certified School Safety Manager

  • Validation of School Safety Management Education and Experience
  • Administrative Level School Safety Certification
  • Ideal for resource officers and facility managers.

Applying practical safety management principles
to any field and every department.



Is EHS Certification right for you?

Celebrating Your Achievements


Institute for Safety and Health Management is the only EHS certification provider that focuses entirely on management. By applying practical safety management principles to any field and every department, we help companies achieve total quality management no matter your industry. Construction, Healthcare, Manufacturing, and beyond.

  • ISHM accepts various combinations of education and experience.
  • ISHM provides fast-track options for individuals with EHS Degrees.
  • ISHM is industry recognized, nationally-accredited, and the CSHM is accepted for professional membership by ASSE.


ISHM is dedicated to serving all industries by providing accredited EHS Management certifications that improve safety for workers and value for employers.

Core Values

  • Maintain honesty and integrity in all relationships.
  • Maintain the highest ethical standards in everything we do.
  • Develop products and relationships that enhance the value of ISHM certifications for EHS professionals and their employers.

csebDirectors and Committee Members assure the highest professional standards and candidate qualifications. CSHM and CSMP Certifications are accredited by the Council of Engineering and Scientific Specialty Boards (CESB), an independent, voluntary membership body. Third-party accreditation further confirms the quality and psychometric testing validity of ISHM’s certifications.

Is EHS Certification right for you?

Professionals use credentials to prove their value to employers and clients. Achieving certification helps to hone one’s skills and build knowledge, establishing you as an expert in your field.

There are many EHS certifications available today. When considering your options, look for certifications that are accredited, which assures that the certifying body meets standards mandated by an independent third party. Also look for a certification that matches your professional focus.

ISHM offers the only accredited EHS certifications focused entirely on the management skills. The Certified Safety and Health Manager (CSHM) and Certified Safety Management Practitioner (CSMP) programs are both accredited by The Council of Engineering & Scientific Specialty Boards (CESB).

Celebrating Your Achievements

In 2011, ISHM created the Safety Management Professional of the Year award to recognize safety managers who have had a significant impact on their company’s safety practices, policies and procedures, or who have demonstrated leadership and inspired others to lead.

Past winners of the highly esteemed award have represented Border Security, Gaming, Aerospace and Healthcare industries.



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