AAA Lead Consultants & Inspections, joins the National Environmental Health Association (NEHA) as a Healthy Home Specialist. As one of the pioneers in the lead inspection industry, we are constantly seeking ways to improve our services and continue our tradition of providing high quality lead consultant services, inspection and monitoring. We are pleased to receive our Healthy Homes Specialist (HHS) accreditation, which further enhances our capabilities in helping families and communities eliminate lead-based health hazards.
The National Environmental Health Association (NEHA), founded in 1937, is aimed at helping environmental health and protection professionals, such as AAA Lead Consultants, in advancing their knowledge and expertise in providing healthy homes for all. NEHA in partnership with the National Center for Healthy Housing and the National Healthy Homes Training Center and Network, have developed the Healthy Homes Specialist (HSS) Credential designed to train, educate and enhance the competencies of all health and housing professionals.
AAA Lead Consultants believes in the importance of continuing education to further develop our skills in providing practical and effective solutions to making homes healthier and safer from the hazards of lead contamination. With the Healthy Home Specialist accreditation, our Lead Consultants and Risk Assessors are better equipped at lead inspection and recognizing the causes of lead hazards and its connection to other environmental hazards. We are also able to further refine our methods to improve the safety of structures and reduce the root causes of lead hazards.
The scope of lead hazards in the home is quite expansive since lead presence can be found everywhere including house paints, water, and soil, as well as toys and a variety household items. Being a Healthy Home Specialist, we are able to enrich our network to include other health and housing professionals. This strengthens our ability in identifying resources to resolve our client’s lead exposure concerns as well as gain better insight on the perspectives of other professionals in effectively promoting a healthy home.