This is the first step for those wishing to gain professional recognition as an Occupational Hygienist.
It demonstrates you have relevant skills and knowledge, you are committed towards CPD, the BOHS Code of Ethics and your development, and ensures you remain relevant and employable.
As an Associate member, you’ll be able to use the AFOH post-nominals and access all the membership benefits and resources.
Joining as an Associate member gives you immediate access to our resources, and demonstrates your support of the British Occupational Hygiene Society’s work to raise awareness of worker health protection.
Benefits of Membership
Being an Associate Member of the Faculty of Occupational Hygiene provides you with access to a wide variety of regional meetings on a range of topics. You can take advantage of our discounted rates for all BOHS events, including our annual Occupational Hygiene conference.
You will discover an extensive network of professionals to build and exchange expertise and knowledge, including a searchable online membership directory. Technical publications and advice will be at your disposal, including BOHS’ technical magazine ‘Exposure’.
To support your career progression, BOHS is offering you full access to the Annals of Work Exposures and Health, our peer-reviewed scientific journal usually worth over £1000, as part of your membership. This includes the full archive and 20% discount on any public health and epidemiology titles published by OUP.
Each year we also offer you access to our Home Office Group Licence for the current version of MDHS 25.
All Associate members are authorised to use the following post-nominal: AFOH.
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