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FEHA AEM Training July 31st-August 6th 2022

Mission Inn Resort, Howey in the Hills, FL

Meet our 2022 Keynote Speaker

Professor Joan B. Rose

Professor Joan B. Rose is the Homer Nowlin Chair in Water Research at Michigan State University, and serves as the Director of the Global Water Pathogens Project.

She is an international expert in water microbiology, water quality and public health, publishing more than 300 manuscripts.

She is a member of the National Academy of Engineering and in 2016, Dr. Rose received the Stockholm Water Prize for recognition of the state of art science through original research, effective legislative support, education of practitioners that have enhanced clean water and health of the world.  

She spent 13 years in Florida working in water quality and environmental health at the University of South Florida.

She is also Past President of the Florida Environmental Health Association

Professor Rose will be speaking during our Awards Lunch on Thursday August 4th. A ticket to the awards lunch comes with you general admission to the FEHA AEM.

2022 AEM Training Important Information


Downloadable Agenda

Rooms may change. Check back on this website for any updates.

Click on Class name for agendas. Some agendas are still in development and will be posted when complete.

Time Class Room

Monday August 1st

8:30am-5:30pm OSTDS Day 1 El Moro
9am-5pm CPO Day 1

La Paloma

9am-5pm RS Test Review Day 1 La Fontana
10am-5pm Special Topics: Citizenship In Society Merit Badge Serra/Coronado

1pm-5pm Waterborne Disease Workshop Day 1 Desoto/Cortes
5:30pm-10pm Networking Event "Party at the Pool" Poolside

Tuesday August 2nd

8am-7pm Exhibitor set up & Exhibition hall open

Los Reyes Foyer

8:30am-5:30pm OSTDS Day 2 El Moro A
9am-5pm RS Test Review Day 2 La Fontana
9am-5pm CPO Day 2

La Paloma

8am-5pm Waterborne Disease Workshop Day 2 Desoto/Cortes
10am-4pm Body Art Day 1: Initial Body Piercing Training Coronado
10am-5pm Special Topics: Safety Merit Badge El Moro B
12pm-1pm Lunch
1pm-5pm EH Directors Meeting Serra
5pm-6pm Body Art Advisory Group Meeting Coronado
6pm-10pm Industry & Government Gathering

Billiards & Game Room

Billiards, Poker, Video Games & Outdoor Games

& outside lawn games

Wednesday August 3rd

9am-7pm Exhibitor hall open

Los Reyes Foyer

8am-9am Welcome Breakfast

La Hacienda Restaurant

9am-5pm Indoor Air Cortes
9am-5pm OSTDS Day 3 El Moro A
9am-12pm Red Tide El Moro B
10am-5pm Special Topics: Insect Study Merit Badge Desoto
9am-12pm Alternative Ideas for Common Problems La Fontana
9:30am-12pm CPO Day 3

La Paloma

10am-5:30pm Body Art Day 2: New & emerging issues in Body PiercingCoronado

12pm-1pm Lunch
1pm-6pm EH Directors Serra
1pm-5pm Pool Safety & Updates to the VGB Act La Paloma
4pm-7pm Meet our Exhibitors & Sponsors

Los Reyes Foyer

Have a drink and thank them for their support
6pm-6:45pm Board of Directors Meeting La Fontana
6:45pm-7pm Annual Business Meeting La Fontana
7:30pm Board of Directors Welcome Reception

La Hacienda Restaurant

Join us for a night of Karaoke, Fun & Networking

Thursday August 4th

9am-6pm Exhibitors

Los Reyes Foyer

9am-1pm Special Topics from our Exhibitors Cortes
10am-1pm Special Topics: Swimming Merit Badge Pool
3pm-6pm Special Topics: Swimming Skills / Swimming Merit Badge Serra
9am-1pm Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS) in Florida Desoto
10am-5pm Certified Pool Inspector (CPI) Certification

La Paloma

3pm-6pm Bio Medical Waste El Moro
9am-12pm H2A Housing in the Agriculture Industry Coronado
12pm-1pm Facilities Roundtable Coronado
3pm-5pm Facilities: Mobile Homes / HACCP Validation Coronado

1pm-3pm Awards Lunch

La Hacienda Restaurant

6pm-7pm District Board Member Meeting El Moro
Come & plan out your district meetings for 2022-2023
7pm FEHA 74th Anniversary Celebration Dinner

Lake House Pavilion

Celebrate FEHAs Anniversary & dance the night away!
Free shuttle starting at 6:45pm at hotel lobby

Friday August 5th

9am-5pm Exhibitor Hall Open

Los Reyes Foyer

10am-5pm Special Topics: Emergency Preparedness / EPREP Merit Badge Coronado/Cortes/Desoto
9:30am-5pm Emerging issues in Food Safety, Security & Sanitation Serra

12pm Lunch
1pm-5pm Radiation Preparedness El Moro

6pm-10pm Farewell Celebration

La Margarita Lounge

Relax, have a drink for a job well done

& Patio Del Sol

OSTDS Classes: If you attend both Monday & Tuesday Classes you can attend the Wednesday Class for FREE!

When you register for the classes, choose the "invoice me" payment option and we will manually adjust your invoice

Email to find out more information

Special Links:

Sponsor & Exhibitor Form

AEM Event Scholarship Application for Students

AEM Event Scholarship Application for EH Professionals

Educational Scholarship Application to be used for school

2022 FEHA Awards Nomination Form

Individual Class Agendas: 

RS Test Review

The RS test review will be on ******** You must be pre-approved to take the RS test and testing must take place offsite through a Pearson Vue Testing Center. Anyone may take the RS review class. Contact hours will be awarded to anyone attending the RS test review. 

Be aware of the content areas of the exam, see the NEHA website tab Exam Description/Content Areas:

Hotel Info: Special Group Rate of $155

 Mission Inn, 10400 FL-48 Howey-In-The-Hills, FL 34737

Hotel reservations can be made by following these instructions:

***Please note: The hotel has waived the $25 daily resort fee but the computer will still show it on the reservation. This WILL NOT be charged to the room. FEHA will 100% guarantee that this fee will not be charged when you pay and it will not show up on the final bill.***

Reservations over the phone:

Contact Mission Inn at 1-352-324-2024 and ask for reservations. Tell them you are with FEHA and you will get the group rate of $155 per night with no resort fee.

FEHA CE Training – If you click on this when booking on line you will see this overview below:



Rates are per room per night based on single or double occupancy. Tax is additional. The resort automatically charges a nightly resort fee of $25.00+tax. This has been waived for our group. When booking online the computer will automatically add this fee to your booking. The resort will not charge that directly. A 72 hour notice of change or cancel is required to avoid penalty

Exhibitor & Sponsor Info

Exhibit booths & Sponsorship's are available for the FEHA AEM Training. You may download the exhibitor form here to view the available booth and sponsor packages. You can submit your application by mail or email and pay online through our web store by clicking here

Travel Justification for FEHA AEM Training

When requesting travel from the FDOH you may use this wording:

Justification for Go Travel: EH

Participation in the FL EH Association Annual Educational Training supports sharing of best practices & research findings. This training is critical to the development of EH roles and responsibilities of managing, analyzing, and interpreting EH data.

Funding Source for this Travel: Local funding and possibly Partial funding is available through FEHA

Benefit to the State:

Participants will share relevant information with staff members and departments at their CHD. The individuals will become more competent in their roles and ensure environmental public health services are carried out as required in statute (381.006).

Speakers & Abstract Submissions

If you are interested in developing a class for the 2022 FEHA AEM or would like to be a speaker at one of our sessions please visit our abstract submission page or contact for more info.


FEHA is now taking applications for 2022 AEM Scholarships. Scholarship award recipients will be given admission to all classes and networking events with the exception of the CPO class and the RS Test.

FEHA is offering 2 levels of scholarships. Active Member and Student Member Scholarships.

You can access the applications here:

Active Member Scholarship Form

Student Member Scholarship Form

Please fill out the required form and email it to

The deadline for turning in all applications is July 1st 2022.

If you are interested in applying for any of these Scholarships please email

Important Documents:

CPO Math Worksheet


Thank You To Our 2022 AEM Sponsors



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