Building a Global Workforce

Working to meet the nation’s environmental, homeland security, energy, and health and safety education and training needs through community, tribal, and technical colleges in collaboration with industry and government partners.

The Most Comprehensive Network of Environmental Professionals

Serving the 50 states, Tribal Nations, U.S. territories, and insular areas, the PETE network includes more than 400 community, tribal, and technical colleges, representing one-third of America’s two year institutions.  Business, industry, and governmental agency partnerships are integral to this network.

Training Programs

Meeting Your Training Needs

National PETE in conjunction with the Community College Consortium for Health and Safety Training (CCCHST) offers many different training programs designed for environmental professionals. Choose from our online or face to face training options.

Conferences and Institutes

Stay Informed in your Field

National PETE hosts conferences and training events across the country focusing on various topics in the environmental health and safety fields.  These events are designed to provide professionals like you with the latest in your fields.

Latest News from National PETE

  • National PETE launches new website
    Recently, we have updated our website to make it easier for our members to find information they need.  Included are the following: Dedicated events page that […]
Save the Dates!2020 Conferences and Training Events

Disaster Site Response for Trainers Institute
January 13-17, 2020
Indian River State College – Treasure Coast Public Safety Training Complex. Fort Pierce, Florida

The GreatEST Institute
June 1 – 12, 2020
Scott Community College, Bettendorf, IA
OSHA Health and Safety Hands-On Instructor Training

NPETE/CCCHST/NESTHA Instructor & Refresher Conferences for Professional Development
March 17-19, 2020 – Rogers and Calcott Environmental, Greenville, SC & NESHTA Annual Conference/Member Meet & Greet

In conjunction with NESHTA’s Designing and Delivering Effective Training Pre-Conference Workshop
May 12-14, 2020 EICC Davenport, IA
July 14-16, 2020 – Clover Park Technical College, Lakewood, WA with NPETE’s annual BOD Meeting

NPETE & NESHTA Specialty Instructor Training Opportunity
NESHTA Designing & Delivering Effective Training Pre-Conference Workshop (3-day Saturday - Monday)
March 14-16, 2020 Greenville, SC

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