Saturday 23 August 2014

Environmental Health

Everything from the air we breathe to the food we eat, to the water we swim in, the houses we live in and places we work in and the land we build on....all of these things affect our well being.  This is why environmental health is so high on the political agenda. 

On this page you will find information about environmental health and relevant qualifications, together with details of courses available in the East Midlands.

For more details about environmental health in the East Midlands contact: Moira Hunt, Tel: 01664 502636, moira.hunt@emcouncils.gov.uk

Chartered Institute of Environmental Health

The Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH) is the professional voice for environmental health. It ensures the highest standards of professional competence in its members in the belief that through environmental health action people's health can be improved.

The CIEH represents over 10,000 members working in the public, private and non profit sectors.

To find out more about CIEH, visit the website: www.cieh.org/

Courses in the East Midlands

In the East Midlands you can study CIEH accredited courses, details are below;

MSc Environmental Health

University of Derby - 01332 590 500

www.derby.ac.uk/environmental-health-msc-incorporating-online

Professional Diploma (Higher Certificate) in Food Premises Inspection

Nottingham Trent University - 0115 941 8418

http://www.ntu.ac.uk/apps/pss/courses/cf/60951-1/8/Professional_Diploma_Food_Premises_and_Inspection.aspx

For more details about the course contact Christine Walker at Nottingham Trent University on 01636 817029.  Email christine.walker@ntu.ac.uk