CHES Events 

SHAPE America is recognized as a multiple event provider of health education contact hours by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. (NCHEC). SHAPE America offers Category I Health Education Contact Hours to Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES) in several forms:

American Journal of Health Education

The AJHE offers two self-study articles and questions per issue. Read the articles and answer the questions in each issue. Then send the response form and fees to SHAPE America. Each article is worth 1 credit hour. Earn up to 12 credit hours per year with AJHE self-study! Learn More...

SHAPE America Webinar Series

SHAPE America offers Continuing Education credits for both CHES & MCHES virtual attendees of webinar presentations. Each webinar attended is worth 1 credit hour. Learn more...

Conferences

Attend state, district and SHAPE America National Convention and Exposition; all SHAPE America sessions are approved for Category I hours. 30+ hours are available each year at the National Convention and Exposition

Service to SHAPE America

Fill out the Service to SHAPE America forms to receive credit for CHES/MCHES:

  • Journal Article - One CECH credit for preparing article
  • Develop AAHE/CEU materials content and/or questions – CECH credit(s); will equal the total approved CEU hours for that material
  • Develop AAHE/CEU materials/presentation content – CECH credit(s); will equal the total approved CECH hours for that material – MCHES – must relate to MCHES sub-competencies.         
  • NCATE Review(s) – Three CEU credits per calendar year (not per review)
  • SABPAC Review(s) – Three CEU credits per calendar year (not per review)