The HVACR Training Authority™


2017 SWRA/Annual Business Meeting


RSES Southwestern Regional Association 68th
Pre-Conference Meeting and Trade Show/
RSES Board and RSES Auxiliary International Annual Business Meetings

The RSES Board and RSES Auxiliary International Annual Business Meetings are being held for one more year in conjunction with the RSES Southwestern Regional Association 67th Pre-Conference Meeting and Trade Show on Sept. 28–29, 2017 in Fort Worth, Texas. The RSES Cowtown Chapter is once again hosting the event. Following is the schedule. Note, the information may change.

HOTEL CUTOFF IS SEPT. 11, 2017! Click here for the registration form and call to make your reservations TODAY!

Schedule of Events

Thursday, Sept. 28
7:15 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. Check in for Paid Class - Understanding Alternative Refrigerants for HVAC & Refrigeration

8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Paid Class - Understanding Alternative Refrigerants for HVAC & Refrigeration
                                       Class includes book, lunch and state law review.
                                       (This class qualifies for NATE hours and CEU credits for
                                       Texas License renewal.)
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Daytime Hospitality Room Open #124
9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Tour of Historic Downtown Grapevine Texas
                                       (Lunch in Grapevine on your own)
5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Trade Show and Welcome Reception with finger foods (cash bar)
8:30 p.m. – ??? Night Time Hostpitality Room Open #524

Friday, Sept. 29
8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. CLASS-Brazing Fundamentals w/Aluminum (hands-on training) presented by Bob Cristan, Lucas Milhaupts (Westbrook C), 4 NATE Hours
8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. CLASS-CM Prep presented by Cameron Taylor, CM (Room Parker)
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Daytime Hospitality Room Open #124
9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Auxiliary Board Meeting (Westbrook AB)
1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. SM, CM, CMS, NATE Testing (Room Parker)
1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. CLASS-Residential and Commercial Products and Applications (Westbrook C)

                                   Residential presented by Jay Williams, Mitsubishi Electric
                                   Commercial presented by Ramy Mousa, Mitsubishi Electric
2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Auxiliary Business Meeting (Westbrook AB)
4:00 p.m. – 6:15 p.m. RSES Board of Directors Meeting (Westbrook AB)
7:00 p.m. – TBA         Dinner, DJ, Dance Floor and Cash Bar (Meacham)

Saturday, Sept. 30
8:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. RSES Annual Business Meeting (Spring Place)

9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Daytime Hospitality Room Open #124

10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Installation of Auxiliary Officers Breakfast (Barons)
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Auxiliary 2nd Board of Directors Meeting (Barons)
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Auxiliary Officers & Board Secret Pal Party (Hospitality Room #524)
1:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. SWRA Delegates Check In (Westbrook AB)

2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. SWRA Pre-Conference Meeting (Westbrook AB)
3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. SWRA Auxiliary Pre-Conference Meeting (Westbrook AB)
5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Photos of RSES Directors and Auxiliary Officers and Board (Lobby)
6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. President's Reception - Cash Bar (Meacham)
7:30 p.m.– TBA         Installation of RSES Officers/Closing Dinner (Meacham)

TBA – TBA               Nightime Hospitality Room Open #124


Search Entire Site

RSES is the leading education, training and certification preparation organization for HVACR professionals. RSES publishes various comprehensive industry training and reference materials in addition to delivering superior educational programs designed to benefit HVACR professionals at every stage of their careers through instructor-led training courses, online training for HVAC, educational seminars, interactive CD and DVD products, industry-related reference manuals, and helpful technical content through Service Application Manual chapters, the RSES Journal, the RSES Journal archives and feature articles, as well as web-exclusive features.

Beginning with basic theory and extending to complex troubleshooting, training courses covering refrigeration and air conditioning, heating, electricity, controls, heat pumps and safety may be conducted in a classroom environment or though self study. RSES publications may be purchased by schools, contractors, manufacturers or any other industry group wanting to conduct comprehensive training programs. Seminars covering air conditioning troubleshooting, electrical troubleshooting, compressor training, condenser training, refrigerant piping practices, DDC controls, and more are held in various cities across North America.

Select training programs offer Continuing Education Units (CEUs) and NATE Continuing Education Hours (CEHs).

In addition, RSES offers industry certification preparation materials for refrigerant handling (EPA Section 608), R-410A and North American Technician Excellence (NATE) examinations.

RSES’ monthly magazine, RSES Journal, serves HVAC contractors, service technicians, students, operations/maintenance managers, engineers and technicians who work in the residential, light commercial, commercial and institutional markets on air conditioning, warm-air heating, refrigeration, ventilation, electrical, ice machines, chillers, hydronic heating, piping, refrigeration control and energy management, building automation, indoor air quality and duct cleaning, and sheet metal fabrication equipment and/or systems.
©2011 RSES. All Rights Reserved.