ASHE Training

ASHE-Related Education at ABC Keystone

Enjoy the pride of recognition by being among the elite in a critical field of healthcare construction.
Prepare to achieve the next level… three individual course offerings held annually:

In partnership with: The American Society for Healthcare Engineering of the American Hospital Association

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Please contact Barbara at the Chapter office for more information:
barbara@abckeystone.org | (717) 653-8106

ASHE Health Care Construction Workshop (HCC)

Completely updated to include the latest ruling from CMS (updated to reflect the 2012 Life Safety Code®), this workshop combines an e-learning course and a two-day seminar during which you will gain an understanding of the latest compliance issues in health care construction and learn what owners, staff, and patients expect of constructors working in the health care environment. Earn 17.5 CEC’s (equivalent to 17.5 contact hours).

“The course taught me to think from the hospital’s perspective so that I can do a better job for them.”
– Alex Byard, Warfel Construction Company

“This course was very impactful for me. It put a lot of meaning behind the ICRA measures we take and explained fully “the why” behind them.”
– Stephanie Kline, Benchmark Construction Co., Inc.

“I’m now more prepared to meet with hospitals and contractors to develop and enforce a risk mitigation plan.”
– Eric Hellman, Quandel Construction

“This class was very informative and has greatly increased my awareness of the risks involved with health care construction. The information I received will be invaluable in performing these projects going forward.”
– Kevin Ream, Wohlsen Construction Company


ASHE Certified Health Care Constructor (CHC) Exam Preparation

Attain premier CHC status! Designed to give you the tools for passing the Certified Healthcare Constructor (CHC) Exam, this ASHE course provides test taking tips, key topics, and sample questions identified in the CHC content outline (as listed in the CHC Candidate Handbook). This course will also use interactive polling technology, allowing each participant to answer questions and compare their answer with averages among those in class. Earn 7 CECs (equivalent to 7 contact hours)

“This course provided valuable tips and information in preparing for and taking the CHC exam. The practice questions have given me a good sense of what to expect.”
 -Kevin Kegarise, Benchmark Construction Co., Inc.

“This course exceeded all my expectations. It helped pinpoint specific areas of focus on the exam, prepare for those sections and reviewed how questions would be written for better interpretation.”  
– Cory Mummert, Wagman Construction, Inc.


Managing Infection Protection During the Construction and Operation of Health Care Facilities

Designed for individuals directly involved in the construction1 renovation, and operation of health care facilities, this program identifies the infection prevention issues that every contractor, facility manager, architect, and engineer must address on the job.

While working in a health care environment, you need to understand your unique role and be prepared to implement processes to protect patients, staff, and visitors from hospital-acquired infections. Through lectures, case study reviews, problem-solving exercises, and group discussions, you will become a more valuable member of the health care construction team.


Earn 12.5 CECs for ASHE CHC & CHFM Certifications

Disclaimer: These trainings are official ASHE programs being hosted by ABC Keystone. Pricing, registration and coordination of these events are determined by ABC Keystone. Registrations for this program are not transferable to other ASHE courses.