Setting the Standard
in Commercial Food
Equipment Service

We Are the Backbone of Foodservice

CFESA is the only trade association dedicated to the training, growth and advocacy of commercial food equipment service professionals. We work with service agents, equipment manufacturers, foodservice operators and vendors to elevate repair standards and define best practices nationwide. 

When you become a CFESA member, you sharpen your skills and join forces with the best in the industry. Engage in robust training, network at our conferences and stay ahead with industry insights. Here, you’re not just learning — you’re leading alongside fellow professionals, shaping the future of our trade. 


Earn Your Mark of Excellence with CFESA Certification

The Certified CFESA Company status marks you as a leader in exceptional service, respected by thousands of commercial kitchens seeking CFESA-trained technicians.

Mastering electricity, gas, steam and refrigeration as CFESA Certified Technician assures your clients they’rein skilled, capable hands when they spot the badge.

Raising Standards, Empowering Technicians

Foodservice repair technicians are at the center of our mission. We have developed five comprehensive training programs and custom-designed modules to equip you with the skills and expertise you need to enhance your careers and deliver first-rate service.

Global Training Facility

We set the bar in training with four test kitchens, state-of-the-art equipment and conference facilities.


Interactive Courses

We offer hands-on courses for
industry-specific skill enhancement
and technology upgrades.  


Scholarship Programs

We offer three distinct financial aid and resource scholarships to aspiring, beginner technicians and support team members.


Find a CFESA-Certified
Expert Near You

Explore our membership directory to quickly locate a CFESA-certified
service representative near you and experience the CFESA service
excellence advantage.

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Join Us for Our Annual CFESA Conference

The 2024 CFESA Conference will take place at the JW Marriott from October 6-8, 2024, in Savannah, Georgia.