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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

Donald L. Brandt

Donald L. Brandt has devoted his career to the HVAC industry. During his 39-year tenure with the Trane Company, he has held the positions of sales engineer, sales manager, trainer, facility manager and controls project manager. He worked in the sales offices at Wilkes-Barre-Allentown, Pennsylvania, and Phoenix, Arizona.

Don is very active in ASHRAE. He has served at the Chapter, Regional and Society Levels, including TEGA (now CTTC) from 1997- 2002, and chair in 2002; DRC for Region X from 2002-2005; Standards Committee from 2005-2009; and Conferences and Expositions Committee in 2010.
Currently, Don is the chair of the Professional Development Committee, and has been a committee member since 2011. He is also a member of the Standards Appeal committee and the Energy Targets MTG. Don received the ASHRAE Distinguished Service Award in 2005. He is also an IEEE Member and he teaches a CEM Prep Course.

Don has a Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering from Penn State University.