With financial support from FAFS and Dean Mohtar, and after more than 50 hours of training and passing certification exams, Dr. Mohamad G Abiad is now a Certified Environmental Sampler (Covering Soil, Ground Water, Surface Water, Sediment, and Waste Sampling).
The Nielsen Environmental Field School International Certification Program (ICPESS) offers a professional program for all sectors of the environmental field, including environmental consultants, contractors, and laboratories; state, regional, and local environmental regulatory and non-regulatory agencies; and industry (petrochemical, utility, mining, waste disposal, manufacturing, and others). The program recognizes individuals who possess the education, experience, and expertise required to produce defensible environmental samples and data. Clients can be confident that a certified individual has acquired the knowledge and skills necessary to perform their duties competently.
The international on-line Registry of Certified Environmental Professionals can be found at this link