Certified Industrial Hygiene Professional (CIHP)

The Certified Industrial Hygiene Professional (CIHP) is a professional certification program designed to equip individuals with the knowledge and skills needed to identify, evaluate, and control potential hazards in the workplace. As a CIHP, you will play a critical role in ensuring the safety and health of workers in various industries, from manufacturing to healthcare.

Certification Program Objectives:

  • Identifying potential hazards in the workplace, such as chemical, physical, and biological hazards.
  • Evaluating the risks associated with these hazards and determining appropriate exposure limits.
  • Implementing control measures to minimize or eliminate hazards, such as engineering controls, administrative controls, and personal protective equipment.
  • Understanding and complying with relevant government regulations.

Certifying Examination:

  • To be certified as CIHP, student should take up a 1.5 hours exam at the designated examination centers.
  • The qualifying exam would consist of 50 multiple choice questions, testing core certification modules.
  • Professionals with relevant experience and other qualifying criteria may be exempted from the examination.


  1. Introduction and Overview of Industrial Hygiene
  2. Recognition and Evaluation of Hazards
  3. Control of Hazards
  4. Government Regulations and Their Impact