Tamale School Of Hygiene Profile/Details

Tamale School Of Hygiene Profile/Details

The genesis of the Tamale School of Hygiene, takes its roots back to Kintampo in the Brong Ahafo Region, where the school begun between 1952 and 1954 at the premises of the College of Health. The school was moved to Tamale in 1964 and was located at the DHMT/RTU offices of the Ministry of Health. The school was finally moved to the present grounds opposite the Kamina barracks east of the Tamale – Bolgatanga trunk road and north of the Gushegu-Karaga road linking the Bolgatanga-Tamale trunk road, in March, 1990. Tamale School Of Hygiene is the second hygiene /sanitation college in Ghana

Aim Of School Of Hgyiene

The school trains young Ghanaians to serve as front line cadres of middle man power professionals equipped with the requisite knowledge and skills to provide public health-related services such as Environmental Health education and promotion, activities on Hygiene and sanitation, food and meat hygiene, pests and vectors controls, personal and environmental hygiene and the enforcement of sanitary laws among others. These services are provided for under the auspices of the Ministry of Local Government and Rural are the Military, Ministry of Health, Ministry of sanitation, private waste management organizations and non governmental organizations.

Courses Offered at Tamale School Of Hygiene

The following are the Courses Offered at Tamale School Of Hygiene and its requirements. Tamale School Of Hygiene is specialist in Environmental Health Education. The school offers both Diploma and Certificate courses

Courses Duration
Diploma in Environmental Health 3 years
Certificate in environmental health 2 years

Careers opportunity after Tamale School Of Hygiene

  • Air Pollution Analyst
  • Disaster Management Specialist
  • Environmental Health Professional
  • Environmental Inspector
  • Environmental Sanitation Engineer
  • Environmental Toxicologist
  • Epidemiologist
  • Groundwater Protection Specialist
  • Public Education Outreach Specialist
  • Wastewater Treatment Operator


College Name: Tamale Schoohl Of Hygiene

Address:  Post Office Box 88

Location: Tamale

Country: Ghana

Telephone Number: +233244874890

Email Address: tamaleschoolofhygiene@yahoo.com