Environmental Health Education and Training

Septic Tank Installer/Pumper Training:

Important Notes

  • If your company provides portable sanitation ONLY, one contractor from your company needs to complete CEUs in order for everyone to renew. 

Contact Environmental Health

Frequently Asked Questions

For COVID-19 related complaints about restaurants or pools, contact the County Environmental Health Office.

COVID-19 Guidance for Pools, Download this pdf file.Water Parks Download this pdf file.Restaurants, Download this pdf file.Tourist Accommodations , and Download this pdf file.Body Art Studios .

For complaints, record requests, services, inspections, exams, or other locally-related questions, contact your County Environmental Health Office:
Download this pdf file.Download pdf with county numbers and staff names  or
View phone numbers as webpage.

COVID Hotline: (844) 442-2681

After Hours Public Health Emergencies
1-866-PUB-HLTH (782-4584)

Download this pdf file.Non-Public Health Environmental Related Contacts Brochure

State Office 
NOTE: We are unable to address restaurant questions/complaints and we are unable to provide local records; please contact your County Env Health Office)
404-657-6534  
environmentalhealth@dph.ga.gov

  • If your certification has been expired for more than 2 years - you must retake the exam(s). Do not take a continuing education class! 

Continuing Education:

Georgia Onsite Wastewater Association (GOWA) Courses
Classes ongoing.
Click here or call 706-407-2552 for details and to register.​

Onsite Wastewater Consultants, out of Talmo Georgia
Classes scheduled for December 11th, 2019 (Towns County).
Call Natalie Connell, (404) 433-6790.

Southeastern Building Trade Association (online and in-person classes)
New classes for 2020 Renewal are not yet available.
Call 888-882-7282 or click here for more information and to register.

Soil Science Inc. (in-person classes)
Class scheduled for Nov. 18th - Jesup, GA
Call Donnie Bradshaw, 770-307-7311, 6360 Lower Mill Rd, NE; Crawfordville, GA 30631.

Study Guides

Environmental Health Specialist Training:

DPH Inspector Courses:
Call 404-657-6534 for details and to register.

Food Service Training:
ANSI Accredited Certified Food Safety Manager Courses