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ASHRAE Membership

ASHRAE membership is open to any person associated with heating, ventilation, air conditioning or refrigeration. ASHRAE is unique because its membership is drawn from a wide range of disciplines relating to the HVAC&R field. Over 55,000 individuals from more than 100 nations belong to the Society.

Discounts on Publications

ASHRAE members earn 15% off publications. Hundreds of titles are available including the complete collection of ASHRAE Standards including 90.1, 62.1 and 189.1.
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Develop Leadership Skills

When you join ASHRAE, you are making an investment in yourself. When you become active in the Society by giving your time and sharing your knowledge, you get even more out of that investment.

Network with Industry Professionals

Each month, all over the world, ASHRAE chapters convene for an informational program featuring a speaker or topic that is key to professionals in the industry. Meet with your peers and share ideas.
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Education & Certification

ASHRAE Instructors

John Klote, Ph.D., P.E.

After a twenty-year career as Project Leader at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) John Klote formed a company that used the results of research to provide consulting services to fire protection engineers, mechanical engineers and code officials concerning practical solutions to various fire protection problems. Klote's consulting consisted of design analysis, design review, toxicity evaluation, and teaching courses about smoke management and computer smoke modeling. Now semi-retired, he conducts private smoke control seminars tailored for the specific needs of clients and provides mentoring services for individuals who want a fast way to become proficient in particular aspects of smoke control technology. Klote has developed and teaches smoke control seminars for SFPE. He is a fellow of SFPE and a fellow of ASHRAE.