Events & Courses

Mar
26
Tue
2019
CLASS FULL – Basic Electricity (Mar 2019) @ CFESA World Headquarters & Global Training Facility
Mar 26 @ 8:00 am – Mar 28 @ 5:00 pm

 

This CLASS IS FULL. Please refer to our training calendar for the next class. https://cfesa.com/events-courses/

 


 

CFESA’s Basic Electricity class is for the technician that needs improvement in understanding electricity and troubleshooting commercial food equipment.  This 3-day class will cover safety, lock-out tag-out, understanding Ohm’s Law, using the multimeter, understanding voltage, amps, current, and resistance, reading diagrams, building circuits, basic troubleshooting techniques, with significant time spent Hands-On diagnosing and repairing equipment.

Course Cost = $550 for CFESA Members and $1100 for Non CFESA Members

If you have any questions regarding the course registration or content, please contact Linda Riley at Lriley@cfesa.com or 336-346-4700.


Hotel:  Hilton Garden Inn Charlotte Pineville
425 Towne Centre Blvd, Pineville, NC 28134
(704) 889-3279

Click Here To Reserve Hotel Room

 


Training Refund Policy Effective Jan. 1, 2017:
(applies to Basic Electricity, ESGW, Refrigeration, NTT, & Management Training)

There will be no refunds issued for any CFESA training classes. If a company is not able to send their participant to the course, 50% of the course registration fee will be automatically forfeited. The remaining 50% registration fee will be applied to a credit that may be utilized towards another class. The credit must be utilized within 6 months or it will be automatically forfeited.

Apr
1
Mon
2019
CLASS FULL – NTT – New Tech Training (April 2019) @ CFESA World Headquarters & Global Training Facility
Apr 1 @ 8:00 am – Apr 5 @ 5:00 pm

THIS CLASS IS FULL
Please reference the training schedule for our next NTT Training class.


This is a specialized training course designed for those looking to enter, or recently hired into the foodservice equipment repair industry. The candidates for this training will have little to no knowledge or skill set of the industry. This five-day class will act as the spring board of their career. The training will consist of company expectations, customer service, kitchen equipment operation, basic principles of electric, gas and steam in addition to hands-on equipment training.

 

Course Cost = $1000 for CFESA Members and $2000 for Non CFESA Members

 

 


Hotel:  Hilton Garden Inn Charlotte Pineville
425 Towne Centre Blvd, Pineville, NC 28134
(704) 889-3279

Click Here To Reserve Hotel Room

 


Training Refund Policy Effective Jan. 1, 2017:
(applies to ESGW, Refrigeration, NTT, & Management Training)
There will be no refunds issued for any CFESA training classes. If a company is not able to send their participant to the course, 50% of the course registration fee will be automatically forfeited. The remaining 50% registration fee will be applied to a credit that may be utilized towards another class. The credit must be utilized within 6 months or it will be automatically forfeited.
Apr
16
Tue
2019
R&R Bootcamp / Employee Recruitment & Retention (April 2019) @ CFESA World Headquarters & Global Training Facility
Apr 16 – Apr 17 all-day
R&R Bootcamp / Employee Recruitment & Retention (April 2019) @ CFESA World Headquarters & Global Training Facility | Fort Mill | South Carolina | United States

Course Cost = $750 for CFESA Members Only


CFESA is proud to present “The Art of Recruiting and Retention – Building a Better Business From Within”. We encourage all Owners, and HR Directors to make time on your busy schedule for this informative and educational experience!

Bryan Dodge from Dodge Development Inc. will talk about some of the most important aspects of recruiting, developing and retaining your most important asset-your people! This promises to be one of the most meaningful programs you’ll hear all year, as it directly affects your day to day operations and most importantly, your bottom line! Bryan will share his proven system for recruiting, evaluating, and interviewing top industry talent-a system that has been documented in multiple industries, including this one!

You’ll learn;

  • The 12 biggest mistakes companies make when finding good talent
  • The 7 step process that guarantees you attract the right talent
  • The 17 key points that must be a part of a great interview!
  • How to start new people right by implementing the 14 do’s and don’ts
  • The 3 laws of leadership
  • The Don’ts in an interview
  • How to write a good ad to attract the right people
  • How to know if they’re a team player or not
  • How to know if they’re driven more by what to do, or how to do it
  • How to manage your time instead of letting the day manage you
  • This class will teach you the importance of having a waiting list for people to work for you
  • He will also teach the power of self-Discipline starts when they are first hired
  • He will also teach you the laws of attracting the best talent
  • This Class will teach you the power of branding
  • How to define exactly what you want in a candidate

On top of that, you’ll learn why hiring the right person can turn your business completely around, and how you can establish a new level of loyalty within your organization. You’ll be trained on how to read the Living Advantage report on each new prospect-providing you with valuable insight into making a good decision.


Hotel:  Hilton Garden Inn Charlotte Pineville
425 Towne Centre Blvd, Pineville, NC 28134
(704) 889-3279

Click Here To Reserve Hotel Room

 

Apr
30
Tue
2019
2019 CFESA Region 3 Meeting @ Dallas Athletic Club
Apr 30 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
2019 CFESA Region 3 Meeting @ Dallas Athletic Club | Dallas | Texas | United States

REGION 3 MEETING
Dallas Athletic Club

April 30th 8am – 5pm

Host: RSI

Registration Contact:
Olivia Mei
Omei@CFESA.com

Hotels: (No room block)

Courtyard Marriott Mesquite – 2300 Interstate Highway 30 Mesquite, TX 75150

La Quinta Inn & Suites Garland Harbor Point – 375 East I-30 Garland, TX 75043

Hampton Inn & Suites Dallas-Mesquite – 1700 Rodeo Drive Mesquite, TX 75149

May
6
Mon
2019
EGS&W – Electric, Gas, Steam & Water Quality Training (May 2019) @ CFESA World Headquarters & Global Training Facility
May 6 @ 8:00 am – May 11 @ 3:30 pm

The EGS&W course focus is hands-on troubleshooting. This course is designed for the technician that has worked in the field for 2 years or less or needs a confidence boost to work independently. Technicians must be familiar with electric, gas, and steam theory as well as possess basic mechanical aptitude.

Course Cost = $750 for CFESA Members and $1500 for Non CFESA Members

If you have any questions regarding the course registration or content, please contact Linda Riley at Lriley@cfesa.com or 336-346-4700.


Hotel:  Hilton Garden Inn Charlotte Pineville
425 Towne Centre Blvd, Pineville, NC 28134
(704) 889-3279

Click Here To Reserve Hotel Room

 


Training Refund Policy Effective Jan. 1, 2017:
(applies to ESGW, Refrigeration, NTT, & Management Training)

There will be no refunds issued for any CFESA training classes. If a company is not able to send their participant to the course, 50% of the course registration fee will be automatically forfeited. The remaining 50% registration fee will be applied to a credit that may be utilized towards another class. The credit must be utilized within 6 months or it will be automatically forfeited.

May
10
Fri
2019
2019 CFESA Region 5 Meeting @ The Exchange
May 10 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
2019 CFESA Region 5 Meeting @ The Exchange | Dublin | Ohio | United States

REGION 5 MEETING

The Exchange
6520 Riverside Dr
Dublin, OH 43017

May 10th 8am – 5pm

Host: CPS

Registration Contact:
Olivia Mei
Omei@CFESA.com

Hotels: (No room block)

AC Marriott Dublin – 6540 Riverside Dr. Dublin, OH 43017

 

May
17
Fri
2019
2019 Membership Mixer @ JW Marriott / Lincoln Banquet Room
May 17 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
2019 Membership Mixer @ JW Marriott / Lincoln Banquet Room | Chicago | Illinois | United States

If you are interested in sponsoring this event please visit the following link:

https://cfesa.com/2019-cfesa-membership-mixer-sponsor-form/

Jun
3
Mon
2019
NTT – New Tech Training (June 2019) @ CFESA World Headquarters & Global Training Facility
Jun 3 @ 8:00 am – Jun 7 @ 5:00 pm

This is a specialized training course designed for those looking to enter, or recently hired into the foodservice equipment repair industry. The candidates for this training will have little to no knowledge or skill set of the industry. This five-day class will act as the spring board of their career. The training will consist of company expectations, customer service, kitchen equipment operation, basic principles of electric, gas and steam in addition to hands-on equipment training.

 

Course Cost = $1000 for CFESA Members and $2000 for Non CFESA Members

 

 


Hotel:  Hilton Garden Inn Charlotte Pineville
425 Towne Centre Blvd, Pineville, NC 28134
(704) 889-3279

Click Here To Reserve Hotel Room

 


Training Refund Policy Effective Jan. 1, 2017:
(applies to ESGW, Refrigeration, NTT, & Management Training)
There will be no refunds issued for any CFESA training classes. If a company is not able to send their participant to the course, 50% of the course registration fee will be automatically forfeited. The remaining 50% registration fee will be applied to a credit that may be utilized towards another class. The credit must be utilized within 6 months or it will be automatically forfeited.
Jun
18
Tue
2019
2019 CFESA Region 6 Meeting @ Desmond Hotel
Jun 18 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
2019 CFESA Region 6 Meeting @ Desmond Hotel | Albany | New York | United States

REGION 6 MEETING

Desmond Hotel
660 Albany Shaker Rd
Albany, NY 12211

June 18th 8am – 5pm

Host: Duffy’s AIS / Paul Pumputis

Registration Contact:
Olivia Mei
OMei@CFESA.com

Hotel: (No room block)
Desmond Hotel
Albany, NY
518-869-8100

 

Basic Electricity (June 2019) @ CFESA World Headquarters & Global Training Facility
Jun 18 @ 8:00 am – Jun 20 @ 5:00 pm

CFESA’s Basic Electricity class is for the technician that needs improvement in understanding electricity and troubleshooting commercial food equipment.  This 3-day class will cover safety, lock-out tag-out, understanding Ohm’s Law, using the multimeter, understanding voltage, amps, current, and resistance, reading diagrams, building circuits, basic troubleshooting techniques, with significant time spent Hands-On diagnosing and repairing equipment.

Course Cost = $550 for CFESA Members and $1100 for Non CFESA Members

If you have any questions regarding the course registration or content, please contact Linda Riley at Lriley@cfesa.com or 336-346-4700.


Hotel:  Hilton Garden Inn Charlotte Pineville
425 Towne Centre Blvd, Pineville, NC 28134
(704) 889-3279

Click Here To Reserve Hotel Room

 


Training Refund Policy Effective Jan. 1, 2017:
(applies to Basic Electricity, ESGW, Refrigeration, NTT, & Management Training)

There will be no refunds issued for any CFESA training classes. If a company is not able to send their participant to the course, 50% of the course registration fee will be automatically forfeited. The remaining 50% registration fee will be applied to a credit that may be utilized towards another class. The credit must be utilized within 6 months or it will be automatically forfeited.