ADHS will be performing maintenance on the Medical Marijuana systems starting on Saturday, January 24, 2015 at 10 PM expected to be completed by Sunday, January 25, 2015 at 4 AM. During this time, Medical Marijuana Online Registry Applications will be unavailable. We apologize for the inconvenience this maintenance downtime may cause. If the process is completed earlier, the systems will be made available at an earlier time.

Arizona Sanitarians' Council

Registration by Examination

The sanitarian’s examination consists of a total of 250 multiple-choice questions (25 of which are unscored/unidentified pilot questions) developed by the National Environmental Health Association (NEHA). The exam is split into two parts of 125 questions each. Candidates are given a total of four (4) hours to complete the entire exam or two (2) hours for each part with a short 15-minute break in between. The examination covers the following subject matter:

  • Conducting Facility Inspections
  • Conducting System Inspections
  • Conducting Investigations
  • Ensuring Compliance
  • Promoting Environmental Public Health Awareness
  • Responding to Emergencies

A score of at least 70% is required to pass the examination.

If you have any questions regarding registration as a sanitarian in the State of Arizona, please contact us.