Environmental health specialists working for local and state government and in private industries.
Fees: Application: $95
License: $175 biennially
Examination Frequency: 3 times yearly.
Exam Locations: Sacramento, Los Angeles.
Experience Requirement: Bachelor’s degree including at least 30 semester units of approved basic science courses and up to 18 months full-time experience that includes on-the-job training.
Average Time to Process Application: 4 weeks.
Renewal Period: Biennially (every other year).
Special License Requirements: N/A
Comments: California Environmental Health Association is a professional organization with additional information on career opportunities.
Authority: California Health and Safey Code, Sections 106600-106735.