We completed our survey process for the Spring 2020 CIH Online Review course. 100 days after the course end date, we determined the participants who completed the course and asked them to participate in a short survey. We extended our normal survey time of 90 days due to the ABIH’s decision to extend the Spring 2020 CIH testing window through June 30, 2020.

To receive a Certificate of Completion, clients are required to complete the following list of items:

COVID-19 played a role in the ability of our clients to take the CIH exam after the completion of the course. 63% had their exam dates canceled due to testing center closures, many experiencing multiple cancellations. Over 25% were unable to schedule an appointment at their testing center due to appointments not being available. Following are some comments from participants:

Now for the results! The Spring 2020 CIH Online Review took place January 14 – March 10, 2020. Of those who completed the course:

If you are wondering what kind of time commitment it takes to prepare for the CIH Exam, we asked these course participants that as well. They spent an average of 281 hours studying and 9 months preparing.

Congratulations to these new CIHs!! Way to go!!

As always, we are Committed To Your Success and Guarantee our Support through the exam process!

~The Bowen EHS Team


Visit The Board for Global EHS Credentialing/ABIH for more information on the Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) certification.