December Field Notes

CFESA Region 4 Meeting

CFESA Regional Meeting: Region 4 – 1/27/23 Save the date!

Meeting Host: Coastline Cooling, LLC

Facility Host: Inspire Brands

As always, regional meeting registration is FREE for members and non-members alike. CLICK HERE to view the tentative agenda and register today!

Our 2023 Training Schedule is now live. Register your technicians today for a CFESA training course.

CLICK HERE to view the 2023 CFESA Training Courses.

2023 Regional Sponsorships are LIVE. If your company is interested in Sponsoring one of the 2023 Regional Meetings, please look at the opportunities available by clicking the button below! Download, fill out, and email the completed form to Olivia Smith ( We appreciate your support.

John Schwindt

General Manager/VP of Operations, Hawkins Commercial Appliance Service Co.

“Over the years, we have hired, trained, tolerated, repurposed, or retained many different technicians. We have hired some with years of experience and some who have never been a tech. Sometimes the experienced worker turns out to be a great addition other times, they are stuck in their old ways and need to work out. Some learn to be good techs, and some don’t like getting dirty. We have promoted some to management positions. Sometimes that works out, and sometimes it doesn’t. We have turned some into trainers. Again, sometimes that works out, and sometimes it doesn’t. Some have stayed for over 40 years. Some have left within the first month…”

Click the button below to read the entire article.

Happy Holidays from CFESA

Technician Certifications November 2022

  • CES Cooking Equipment Specialist LLC
  • Clark Service Group
  • Commercial Kitchen Parts & Service
  • Duffys AIS
  • Jenson Refrigeration Inc
  • Parts Town
  • RSI Refrigerated Specialist Inc
  • Smart Care Equipment Solutions
  • TWC Services Inc
  • Whaley Food Service

Upcoming 2023 CFESA Training Courses

Click the Class Titles Below to Register

New Tech Training (NTT)
2/13 – 2/17

2/20 – 2/24

Combi Training
2/27 – 3/3

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