Resources

Here IHMM presents important resources that help reward, recognize, define and communicate many of the most important elements of the Institute.

Honorary Designations

The Institute recognizes those certificants who have made outstanding contributions to the field of hazardous materials management, dangerous goods transportation, environmental protection, health or safety communities of practice by conferring the following honorary designations.

Distinguished Diplomates

The Distinguished Diplomate designation is awarded only to Fellows of the Institute who have contributed noticeably and substantively to the field of hazardous materials management, dangerous goods transportation, environmental protection, health or safety communities of practice or to the development of IHMM credentials.

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Fellows of the Institute

Fellows of the Institute are highly qualified individuals who have made significant contributions to the profession of hazard­ous materials management, dangerous goods transportation, environmental protection, health or safety communities of practice or to the development of IHMM credentials.

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Annual IHMM Excellence in EHS Management Award

Each year IHMM is proud to recognizer the outstanding achievements and distinction of the CSHM, CSMP, or ASHM

that has made a worthy contribution to the communities of practice and the profession.

This award is usually given at the annual National Safety Council Congress.

Nominations begin in May and end in December, 2020 only for the 2020 nominations. Make your nomination here.

Past Honorees

Volunteer Development Center

IHMM has a wide variety of ways that our certificants and members can volunteer their time, make a substantial contribution to their communities of practice, and earn valuable Continuing Maintenance Points [CMPs].

IHMM Volunteer Center

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IHMM Media Kit – Press Releases

IHMM represents America’s premier professional credential certification organization that has certified more than 17,000 professionals in the areas of hazardous materials management, dangerous goods transportation. health, and safety. With more than 800,000 movements of hazardous materials in America each day, IHMM is THE resource for critical information about our communities of practice.

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Submit Exam Items

Current IHMM certificants may earn up to 20 Certification Maintenance Points (CMPs) every five-year cycle by submitting potential items for their certification’s examination.

To submit an examination item for consideration, please complete the IHMM Item Writing Confidentiality Agreement and Item Processing Sheet. Be sure to carefully review and follow the included Guidelines for Preparing Multiple-Choice Items.

To ensure the secure transmission of your submission, please mail the forms to:

Institute of Hazardous Materials Management
ATTN: Director, Certification and Accreditation
9210 Corporate Blvd, Suite 470
Rockville, Maryland 20850

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Definitions

There are hundreds of important definitions of acronyms and activities and here is where one can find definitions in simple English so they can be easily understood.

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