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Join us on these three Maximize Your RFMA Membership webinars to learn about some of RFMA's great member benefits and resources.

Thursday, April 11th at 2:30PM CDT
Learn how to best utilize and access all the resources on the RFMA website.

Friday, April 19th at 2:30PM CDT
Learn how to navigate and connect on SocialLink, RFMA’s online social community.
Tuesday, April 23rd at 2:30PM CDT
Learn what it means and how to achieve your CRFP (Certified Restaurant Facilities Professional).
Don’t miss our upcoming RFMA-U Webinar on CO2 Safety Monitoring Requirements! This interactive session is designed to provide attendees with a basic understanding of the history behind monitoring requirements, the new codes and how they are interpreted, and help attendees gauge their organization's risk and exposure for the future.
When: Friday, April 26th at 1:00pm CDT
Presenter: Josh Pringle, CO2Meter, Inc.
The CRFP (Certified Restaurant Facilities Professional) designation will set you apart from your peers, conveying to others your expertise in the restaurant facility management industry. Through RFMA’s online CRFP Prep Course, attaining your CRFP in 2019 can be possible. 

Receive a $100 discount when you sit for the CRFP Exam by August 31, 2019.
Contact Debi Kensell at to learn more about this offer and the process of attaining your CRFP.
*This code is only valid for current RFMA members.
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