Membership Benefits

AIHA-NCS Membership Benefits

Membership in the AIHA-Northern California Section (AIHA-NCS) provides you with a wide range of networking opportunities in the occupational health and safety field. As an AIHA-NCS member, you can stay abreast of the latest developments in the field—at the local level and worldwide. Membership in your local section will keep you informed, and it will provide you with a total spectrum of activities that enhance your professional growth while promoting the occupational health and safety field. AIHA national membership is not required, but membership in both organizations is strongly encouraged to maximize your benefits.


Participation in the local section provides you with opportunities to:

  1. Network and update both your technical and practical knowledge on current occupational health and safety topics at professional events including:
  2. Meet with allied professional groups, including the ASSE
  3. Recognize excellence in the field through professional award selections and recommendations:
    • Local section’s Einert Award
    • Nomination of local section members for AIHA national Fellow membership
  4. Promote the future of industrial hygiene through:
    • Support of local IH student participation in the local section
    • Recognition of outstanding IH students (Tebbens Award and Legge Award)
    • Community outreach activities, including “Expanding Your Horizons
    • Mentoring

Additional benefits include: