In addition to delivering training, education, certification preparation
and timely information, RSES has negotiated reduced rates on a
wide selection of goods and services for members and their families.
RSES JOURNAL® RSES JOURNAL ARCHIVES
A subscription to the official monthly magazine of RSES – Only members have free unlimited online access to features
RSES Journal® – which is the HVACR industry's leading and technical articles in RSES Journal since December 1995.
source of technical information for contractors and service Archived topics include tips on servicing, maintaining and
technicians. troubleshooting commercial and residential HVACR equipment.
SERVICE APPLICATION MANUAL MSAC HOTLINE
In addition to access to the entire contents of SAM online, The Manufacturers Service Advisory Council is an exclusive
members also receive free periodic updates to SAM feature of RSES Journal. The MSAC is comprised of longtime
throughout the year via hard copy. industry experts who answer technical questions submitted by
readers. Members enjoy free access to this benefit in the
SAM is the HVACR’s industry’s original technical service magazine and online.
manual, containing authoritative information on HVACR
service, installation, maintenance, application, and design. CHAPTER TRAINING PROGRAMS
Some chapter training programs are based on the Technical
ONLINE HVACR TRAINING Institute Training Manuals 1, 2 and 3, which provide an
Enjoy member discounts on RSES eLearning courses. Build extensive course of study for those who desire to attain
your success online while earning CEUs and NATE CEHs. CM status.
NATE-RECOGNIZED TRAINING COURSES Other chapter training programs may be based on training
courses that are available at discounted prices to members
North American Technician Excellence has recognized the
covering topics such as controls, electricity, heating,
Technical Institute Training Manuals 1, 2 and 3 and many
refrigeration and air conditioning, and heat pumps.
other RSES training courses and events. Technicians who
successfully complete one or more of these courses, or
approved events, will receive credit toward renewing their CONTINUING EDUCATION UNITS
NATE certification. CEUs are issued to those who participate in instructor-led
RSES TECHNICAL INSTITUTE
The Technical Institute is a comprehensive course of study ANSI/ACCA QUALITY STANDARDS
designed to help members who desire to attain the highest RSES has partnered with Air Conditioning Contractors of
levels of technical competency. Upon joining RSES, student America to offer members free PDF downloads of the industry
members are inducted as Student (Student Technician) -created, American National Standards Institute-recognized
and individual members are inducted as a Level I quality standards.
(Technician). Individual members have the opportunity to
advance levels through course participation or by passing NAFA DISCOUNTS
required exams. Member rates for National Air Filtration Association certifica-
tion programs, publications and conferences.
CERTIFICATE AND SPECIALIST MEMBERSHIP
Specialized Member, Certificate Member and Certificate TTA DISCOUNTS
Member Specialist are classifications of RSES membership. RSES members receive a 20% discount on all Technical
Exclusive to RSES members (with the exception of student Training Associates products.
members), these designations are earned after passing
rigorous examinations. RSES ONLINE CAREER CENTER
The career center – jobs.rses.org – is a resume- and job-
Once becoming a SM, CM or CMS you will receive a hand- posting hub where employers with job openings can connect
some wall certificate, recognition in RSES Journal, the right with technicians looking for work.
to add initials SM, CM or CMS to your name and advance-
ment in the RSES Technical Institute. Carrying SM, CM or YTB TRAVEL & CRUISES
CMS status signifies to customers, employers and the entire Turn your vacations into donations with our travel Web
industry your knowledge and commitment to excellence site. Book your personal and business travel and get the
and improvement. same low rates offered by other travel Web sites while
helping to raise funds for RSES.
Chapter meetings, state and regional conferences provide JIFFY LUBE, INC.
members the opportunity to network with peers and build Receive a 10% discount at participating Jiffy Lube locations.
valuable personal and professional relationships in the To receive the discount, show your current year RSES
HVACR industry. ID card.
SPECIAL DISCOUNTS CAR RENTAL DISCOUNTS
Members receive discounts on training and educational Rental car discounts are available to RSES members through
opportunities. Listed below are a few examples of Alamo, Avis and Hertz.
▪ RSES Annual International Conference HOTEL/MOTEL DISCOUNTS
▪ RSES training courses Several hotel chains offer RSES members discounts of 10%
▪ Technical Institute Training Manuals 1, 2 & 3 to 30% off their standard room rates. The rates are based on
▪ Technical Institute HVACR Training Manuals: Interactive availability, and vary due to location and season. Below is the
CD - ROM Edition list of participating hotels.
▪ CBT3 interactive CD-ROMs
▪ ACCA Manual J: Residential Load Calculation, 8th Edition Hotel/Motel
(and the Abridged Edition) Days Inn
▪ Universal R-410A Safety & Training manual and/or Howard Johnson
▪ NATE Certification Preparation Best Western
▪ HVACR Quick-Reference Handbook Clarion Hotel
▪ Prokup Media, Inc. CDs/DVD Comfort Inn
▪ Axxess Media Interactive CD/DVD Econo Lodge
▪ Advanced Energy Design Guide for Small Office Buildings Friendship Inn
▪ User’s Manual for ANSI/ASHRAE Standard 15 200 Quality Inn
Safety Standard for Refrigeration Systems Rodeway Inn
▪ Heating guides for residential gas heating, oil heating and Sleep Inn
GROUP INSURANCE PROGRAMS
Various insurance programs are available to RSES
members, including disability income plan, long-term care
program, hospital income program, cancer plan and others.
Also, discounted rates on home and auto insurance are
available through Liberty Mutual Insurance Company.
In addition to the previously listed benefits, you will also receive the
following benefits that may be valuable if you own your own company!
MERCHANT SERVICES (CREDIT CARD/CHECK PROCESSING) FEDEX KINKO’S
Bank of America Merchant Services offers credit card processing and Save 30% on black & white and color copies and 10% on other
electronic check payment services to RSES members. select services, including direct mail and signs.
USE OF RSES LOGO COLLECTIONS SERVICES
Let the world know you are committed to excellence and Transworld Systems offers RSES members discounts on fees
education by incorporating the RSES member logo on business associated with the collection process. Services include: third party
cards, Yellow Pages ads and Web sites. (Rules may apply.) collections; skip tracing; credit card scoring/reporting; and
WEB SITE SOLUTIONS
If you are looking to improve the quality of your personal or AT&T WIRELESS SAVINGS
company website, look no further than Market Hardware. A Receive up to 10% off on your monthly AT&T wireless service.
professional website and web marketing solution that grows your
business – right now – at a reduced rate for RSES members. Please ADVERTISING SOLUTIONS
visit rsesmarkethardware.com for further details. A Jobsite Radius Direct Mail program from Radius Connection will
help you micro-target specific geographic areas. Their technology
allows for low minimums, plus they personalize every card. Also,
the mailings are completely automated; they take care of everything!
DON’T MISS THE LISTED BENEFITS THAT MAY ALSO BE BENEFICIAL TO COMPANY OWNERS INCLUDING:
▪ Online HVACR Training ▪ Credit Card
▪ Group Insurance Programs ▪ YTB Travel & Cruises
▪ RSES Online Career Center