Benefits of Membership

SMACNA-KC Membership
Associate Membership
National Membership
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  • A membership with SMACNA National (a $200 value, available only to members of local chapters).
  • Representation with state and federal legislators.
  • Representation with ASHRAE, AIA, Kansas City Area Development Council (KCADC), and the Labor-Management Council (LMC).
  • Representation with our local and national labor side, and the opportunity to be involved in a task force of committees during our collective bargaining with Local No.2.
  • Technical, legislative, and labor assistance through SMACNA National staff.
  • A vote on the ongoing direction of the sheet metal industry.
  • An opportunity to influence policy through serving on SMACNA-KC board and committees.
  • A free set of SMACNA technical manuals in the first year of your membership (over $1,000 value), and a membership price discount for all of your company’s ongoing needs regarding these manuals.
  • The opportunity to attend SMACNA-KC events and National annual conventions.

Benefits that are unique to SMACNA-KC:

SMACNA Certified Education Programs:

  1. Drug Testing Reimbursement Program.
  2. Full membership to the 3E Program, and MSDS Chemical Inventory Program (a $2,000 value).
  3. Advertising and marketing:
    • Branding. You would refer to your company’s building standards as the SMACNA Standards.
    • SMACNA-KC annually decides on advertising in the local newspaper.
    • You will have a full listing of your company name on smacnakc.com website, which is regularly accessed by architects, engineers, and developers.
    • You will have the opportunity to advertise your company projects on smacnakc.com website.
    • You will have the opportunity to network at many industry entities’ meetings and events including the KCADC’s Annual Reception, Annual Luncheon, and Quarterly Council Meetings; the Builders’ Association Annual Banquet; the LMC’s Annual Reception, Annual Public Officials Reception, and Annual Dinner; the Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce meetings; AIA’s Annual events; and ASHRAE’s events.
  4. Educational:
    • Supervisory Training.
    • Annually requested management training for specific programs.
    • Minority Leadership and Business Development program.
  5. Safety:
    • Safety audits of job sites and sheet metal shops.
    • OSHA training to include OSHA 10-hour Construction and General Industry, OSHA 30-hour Construction and General Industry, OSHA Refresher, Hazardous Communications, Fall Protection, Confined Space, Powered Industrial Trucks, Aerial Lift Survey, Electrical Safety, Machine Guarding, Record Keeping and Scaffolds.
    • Red Cross, First Aid, and CPR.
    • Assistance with OSHA compliance and inspections.
    • Comprehensive risk assessments.
    • Comprehensive EAP Program.
    • OSHA Work-Safe Partnership.

Interested in the National Benefits?

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Associate Membership provides you with the following:

  • Access to Local Contractors
  • Membership Meetings
  • Social and networking Events
  • Become a part of the Industry Analysis Committee and participate in other select SMACNA-KC Committees approved by SMACNA-KC President
  • Annual Golf Tournament
  • Quarterly Newsletter
  • Resource for Industry Issues
  • Website listing
  • Access to other industry events
  • Plan & Attend association functions such as seminars, conventions, social functions and fund-raising events

Download the Associate Application Packet

For more information, or to receive a membership packet,
contact CJ Spychalla at 816-421-3360 or e-mail cj@smacnakc.com.