Certificate in Environmental Hazards
University of Central Missouri

Program Details

The online Certificate in Environmental Hazards program from University of Central Missouri explores crisis and disaster management, hazardous materials emergency response, environmental disasters, and managerial issues in hazardous materials so that students are prepared to:

  • Identify and evaluate risk, health, and safety concerns
  • Describe the Hazardous Materials Management System
  • Understand and implement the National Incident Management System (NIMS)
  • Determine site management and control measures
  • Design regulatory procedures and programs to manage chemical hazards
  • Discuss multiple theories of accidental causation
  • Evaluate contributing factors leading to environmental disasters


  • High school diploma or GED
  • Official transcripts
  • ACT/SAT scores, if applicable

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission