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SAVE THE DATES for the CCDEH 2016 Annual Conference

LOCATION:  Dana Point Marriott, Orange County 09-19-2016 thru 09-22-2016

Conference starts Monday 9/19 at lunch (12 pm) program starts at 1pm and ends Thursday at 11am


60th CCDEH Members Annual Conference
September 21-25, 2015 - The Pines at Bass Lake
Stay tuned for more info...

2014 CCDEH Members Annual Conference - Dana Point, CA

September 22-26, 2014


57th Annual CCDEH Conference
Mission Bay Hyatt
September 4-7, 2012 right after Labor Day

56TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE - "Reaching the Peak!"

Dates: September 26-30, 2011
Educational Credits: REHS Continuing Education Contact Hours will be provided
Location: The Village at Squaw Valley, Squaw Valley USA Location

55TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE - “Environmental Health-The Tie that Binds”

September 20-24,2010
BAHIA Hotel, 998 West Mission Bay Dr., San Diego, CA 92109
800-576-4229 or 858-488-0551

“Protection of Public Health, Safety and the Environment In an Era of Budget Constraints” - September 21 through 25, 2009 - Granlibakken, Tahoe City www.granlibakken.com 877-552-6301

“Environmental Health - Feeling the Heat” - September 22-26, 2008 - Bahia, San Diego

52nd Annual Conference
"The Scope of Practice of Environmental Health"
September 17-21, 2007

51st Annual Conference - San Diego
“Building Healthy Communities Together”  September 25-29, 2006

50th Annual Conference
Honoring the Past, Embracing the Future - September 20-23, 2005
Tenaya Lodge, Yosemite

49th Annual Conference
"Changing Course" - September 14-17, 2004
Dana Point, CA

South Lake Tahoe

September 17-20, 2002 - Shelter Pointe Hotel & Marina - San Diego, California


“Environmental Health & Health Equity in a Changing Environment”

September 24-27, 2018

General items category

We provide several different awards to our members and their staff each year.

Annually, coinciding with the CEHA Conference, a $1500 scholarship is provided to a deserving Manager in Environmental Health.

This is the location for general information about CCDEH & CAEHA.  It includes administrative information as well.

Administration, General information

CAEHA tracks a variety of legislation regarding Environmental Health Programs.

Careers in EH - Welcome to your future!!!

Registered Environmental Health Specialists (REHS) work to reduce the incidence of illness or injury for the people who live, work and play in our communities. Principle responsibilities include enforcing various regulations and codes that impact the protection of both public health and our environment. A degree in science and an eligibility letter from the California Department of Public Health are needed to begin this rewarding career path. 

REHS’s are employed throughout California and work both the public and private sectors. One of the primary attractions of this field is the wide range of program areas included, such as: food protection; housing; institutional environmental health; land use; community noise control; recreational swimming areas and waters; electromagnetic radiation control; solid, liquid, and hazardous materials management; underground storage tank control; onsite septic systems; vector control; drinking water quality; water sanitation; emergency preparedness; and milk and dairy sanitation.

Job Listings | EH Jobs in Australia

The state is broken up into 4 regions -

Northern CA (Region 1)

Bay Area (Region 2)

Central CA (Region 3)

Southern CA (Region 4)

CCDEH provides several products and services to Environmental Health Organizations/Departments.

The organization is managed via Policy Committees

- Executive Committee

- Regional Committees

- Program Policy Committees

Transcript Evaluation - Environmental Health Specialist:  CPS has been contracted by the Department of Health Services to provide transcript evaluation services for Environmental Health Specialist (EHS) trainee.

Helpful Links

Programs: Recreational Health, Electromagnetic Fields, Disaster Response Program, Noise Program, Lead Program, Institutions Program, Employee Housing Program, Organized Camps Program, Indoor Air (Radon)  Program, Substandard Housing Program, Radiation Program, Body Art Program


A.        Northern California Recreational Health Technical Advisory Committee
B.        Southern California Recreational Health Technical Advisory Committee
C.        Body Art Technical Advisory Committee
D.        Organized Camp Technical Advisory Committee

Community Environmental Health Documents

Community Environmental Health Program Links

The CCDEH Executive Committee is comprised of four officers, each representing a region of California, and four regional representatives for a total of eight members.  The CCDEH Manager and Executive Director coordinate and facilitate their activiites and meetings.

Executive Committee Members

Executive Committee Documents

Meeting Dates/Times/Locations

Programs: Retail/Wholesale, Dairy Program - The Food Safety Program is intended to protect Public Health and Safety for all visitors and residents in California.


A. Northern California Food Technical Advisory Committee
B. Bay Area Food Technical Advisory Committee
C. Central Valley Food Technical Advisory Committee
D. Southern California Food Technical Advisory Committee

Food Safety Documents

CalCODE Website (CRFSC)

Food Safety Program Links


This is where CCDEH FTAC members access documents/information for meetings.

Programs: Hazardous Waste, Tiered Permitting, Underground Storage Tanks, Hazardous Materials, CalARP, Emergency Response, Local Oversight Program, Aboveground Tanks


  • Accela Software - Excellent Environmental Health and Hazardous Materials Management computer software/programs
  • Website hosting and development via Nettop Publishing

Programs: Reclaimed Water, Vector Program, Public Water Program, Private Well, Construction/Destruction Program, Cross-Connection Program, CEQA


      A.      On-Site Wastewater Technical Advisory Committee
      B.      On-site Water Reuse     Technical Advisory Committee
      D.      Local Area Primacy Agency (Small Water System) Program Technical Advisory Committee

Programs: Solid Waste Program, Medical Waste Program, Household Hazardous Waste Program, Body Art


A. Southern CA Medical Waste Specialist Coordinating Committee
B. Northern CA Medical Waste Specialist Coordinating Committee