Continuing Education Opportunities (CEUs)

ASHE offers multiple ways to earn continuing education units (CEUs) from the American Hospital Association (AHA). AHA CEUs count toward continuing education requirements of certification renewals for the Certified Healthcare Facility Manager (CHFM) and Certified Healthcare Constructor (CHC) programs. Explore the following ways to earn CEUs:

Education programs

ASHE in-person education courses offer CEUs, with the amount varying depending on which course is taken.

Program Contact Hours CEUs
Barrier Management Symposium 8.75 .875
Certified Health Care Constructor (CHC) Exam Review Course 7 0.7
Certified Health Care Facility Manager (CHFM) Exam Review Course 7 0.7
Health Care Construction Certificate Workshop (HCC) 14.5 1.45
Health Care Facility Management: Fundamentals 12.5 1.25
Health Care Facility Management: Managing the PDC Process 12.5 1.25
Health Care Facility Management and Construction: Infection Prevention (IP) 12.5 1.25
Health Facility Commissioning (HFCx) 12.5 1.25
Health Care Facility Management: Managing Accreditation 12.5 1.25
Health Care Water System and Management of Waterborne Pathogens 7 0.7


ASHE offers two annual conferences, providing opportunities for earning many CEUs in a single event. The International Summit & Exhibition on Health Facility Planning, Design & Construction (PDC Summit) is typically held in March, while the ASHE Annual Conference and Technical Exhibition is typically held in July or August.

Conference Contact Hours CEUs
International Summit and Exhibition on Health Facility Planning, Design & Construction (PDC Summit) Up to 23 Up to 2.3
ASHE Annual Conference & Technical Exhibition Up to 20.5 Up to 2.05

Online learning

ASHE offers CEUs through several e-learning programs, including a new program focused on the FGI Guidelines, a managing life safety program, a subcontractor program intended for subcontractors involved in health care construction, and Energy University.

Product Contact Hours CEUs Notes
2010 FGI Guidelines E-Learning Program Up To 11 Up To 1.1 Each module offers a different number of CEUs (contact hours) based on the length of its segments.
Managing Life Safety 15 1.5  
Health Care Construction: Subcontractor Program 5 .5  
Energy University Up to 40.25 4.025 Earn up to 4.025 CEUs (40.25 contact hours) by completing all three ASHE Learning Paths in Energy University
Webinars Varies Varies  

Inside ASHE magazine

ASHE recently began offering members the opportunity to earn CEUs (0.1 CEU or 1 contact hour per edition) by reading the quarterly Inside ASHE membership magazine and passing a short quiz. Look in your next Inside ASHE magazine for instructions, or view the digital edition.

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