Friends and Partners


The UCI COEH's mission is to improve occupational and environmental health in the region we serve. The Center extends its services to government, industry, schools, health professionals, and the general public. We strive to improve the region's awareness of occupational and environmental hazards and to prevent injury and disease.


 The mission of the Western Occupational and Environmental Medical Association (WOEMA), and of the Western Occupational Health Conference (WOHC), is to promote and protect the health of people at work and in their environment through preventive service, clinical care, research, and evaluation. 


The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) works to protect the public's health in the Golden State and helps shape positive health outcomes for individuals, families and communities. The Department's programs and services, implemented in collaboration with local health departments and state, federal and private partners, touch the lives of every Californian and visitor to the state 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.


The California Department of Industrial Relations (DIR) protects and improves the health, safety, and economic well-being of over 18 million wage earners and helps their employers comply with state labor laws. DIR is housed within the Labor & Workforce Development Agency.


The UCLA Center for Occupational and Environmental Health (COEH) is housed within the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health in the Department of Environmental Health Sciences, the School of Nursing, and the David Geffen School of Medicine.


The Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 established NIOSH as a research agency focused on the study of worker safety and health, and empowering employers and workers to create safe and healthy workplaces. NIOSH is part of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. It has the mandate to assure “every man and woman in the Nation safe and healthful working conditions and to preserve our human resources.” 


The EH&S Professional Education program cross-trains UC safety professionals by expanding their knowledge and skills in a variety of EH&S programs applicable to the university setting. After completing the EH&S Generalist online modules, participants are eligible to enroll in the EH&S Professional in-person workshop, and to complete the EH&S Specialist online learning track(s). This blended learning experience encourages retention and growth by providing systemwide opportunities for professional development and continuing education.


We offer the premier training in the region to help you stay up-to-date on workplace health and safety. Through individual courses, or our certificate or professional concentration, learn new skills to create and maintain a safer work environment that complies with state and federal laws and regulations. The Workplace Health and Safety Manager Certificate Program is designed to expand and improve the practical abilities of those responsible for employee health and safety. Our courses examine critical safety, health and environmental issues confronting private business, industry and government, and provide the training necessary for managing a proactive health and safety program.


California El Camino Real Association of Occupational Health Nurses is a leader in promoting occupational and environmental health standards and best practices in the workplace while providing opportunities for quality continuing education and professional networking.


The mission of the American Industrial Hygiene Foundation (AIHF) is to advance the profession by awarding scholarships for funding education and professional development in industrial hygiene and related disciplines.

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The Berkeley Center for Green Chemistry (BCGC) is building a novel academic program to advance green chemistry through interdisciplinary scholarship. It consists of faculty, researchers, and students in the College of Chemistry, School of Public Health, College of Engineering, College of Natural Resources, the Berkeley School of Law, and the Haas School of Business.


As the continuing education branch of UC Berkeley, our academic standards are of the highest caliber, which means that you’ll receive Berkeley education without the acceptance letter. Many of our courses and certificates are reviewed by UC Berkeley and are aligned to the University’s high academic standards.


The mission of UC San Diego Extension is to serve the critical lifelong learning and skill development needs of individuals, organizations and the community. We do this through continuing education, certificate and degree-related programs; community initiatives that support economic and social development; and a wide array of public-service lectures, forums and special events delivered both on and off campus and through print, internet, radio and television.


Established in 1914 by the state legislature, State Fund is California's stable provider of workers' compensation insurance and a vital asset to California businesses. State Fund supports California’s entrepreneurial spirit and plays a stabilizing role in the economy by providing fairly priced workers’ compensation insurance, making California workplaces safe, and restoring injured workers.