Certified Environmental Health Professional
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The objective of this program is to assure that Department of Health staff that are assigned the responsibility to perform environmental health evaluations for food facilities and onsite sewage disposal systems are knowledgeable in their specific areas of practice and will conduct themselves in a professional and ethical manner.
In Florida, anyone working in the primary program areas of the Food Protection Program or Onsite Sewage Treatment and Disposal Systems (OSTDS) Program must be a Certified Environmental Health Professional (CEHP), per section 381.0101, Florida Statutes.
The Department of Health maintains a list of all active Certified Environmental Health Professionals which is updated on a biweekly basis.
To become a CEHP,click here to see how you can apply.
To renew a CEHP certification click here to see how can renew.