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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. Approximately 51,000 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 Courses at Industry Events Schedule

course offerings

ASHRAE often offers courses in conjunction with conferences and other industry events. Courses currently open for registration are listed below. Click on a link to see a brief description of the event and the course as well as a link to register for the course.


ASHRAE Training at ACREX India 2015

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Feb 25, 2015
  • IT Equipment Design Evolution & Data Center Operation Optimization
    Course Summary: IT manufacturers are continually responding to customer demands. Depending on the market sector, the demands call for IT equipment that is lower cost, more energy efficient, provides more storage, and provides more computing capabilities. This result is continued, significant ch...
Feb 25, 2015
  • Designing High-Performance Healthcare HVAC Systems
    Course Summary: This advanced course discusses the nuances of HVAC system design for healthcare facilities. The course details the relationship of infection control and HVAC design including application of ANSI/ASHRAE/ASHE Standard 170-2013, Ventilation of Health Care Facilities. The course wil...
Feb 26, 2015
  • Open Communication Protocols for Optimizing Building Operations
    Course Summary: This course will provide a high level description of the standard communication protocols commonly used in building automation systems today, including BACnet, LonWorks, and Modbus.  It will describe the practical considerations that a designer or specifier must apply when using ...
Feb 28, 2015
  • Laboratory Design: The Basics and Beyond
    Course Summary: A comprehensive overview of HVAC design for laboratories is examined in the course. The course focuses on the essential elements of the design process that are unique to laboratory HVAC systems. Topics include: planning steps; risk assessment; determining exhaust/supply requirem...

ASHRAE Short Course at the 2015 AEI Conference, Milwaukee, WI

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Mar 25, 2015
  • Energy Management Best Practices
    Course Summary: Buildings use 40% of US energy, of which one-third can be easily saved. To achieve this goal, building professionals can utilize energy management. This is an orderly process in which managers use resources at their disposal to accomplish clear, energy-saving objectives. Sustain...

ASHRAE Short Courses at the 2015 FRIGAIR conference, South Africa

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Jun 3, 2015
  • Design of Commercial Ground Source Heat Pumps
    Course Summary: This course describes the best design practices of ground source heat pump systems to achieve maximum customer benefit. The course examines the economic analysis of ground source vs. more traditional systems and what is necessary to design an effective and efficient ground source...
Jun 4, 2015
  • Energy Management Best Practices
    Course Summary: Buildings use 41% of US energy, of which one-third can be practically saved. This course discusses the principles of energy management, and also includes example problems, which are solved collaboratively by the class. This reinforces key points in the presentation, and results i...
Jun 4, 2015
  • Healthcare Facilities: Best Practice HVAC Design Considerations and Criteria
    Course Summary: This course introduces many unique and up-to-date design considerations for various diagnostic, treatment and support areas. Common medical terminologies are introduced, and the instructors will explain how some terms have very different meanings between the medical and engineering ...
Jun 5, 2015
  • IAQ Best Practices for Design, Construction and Commissioning
    Course Summary: What are the critical factors that can jeopardize indoor air quality (IAQ) in your next building or building project? Knowing the key components of IAQ will help you to manage, organize, direct, design, or commission your next project. In addition to identifying key issues, this cou...