Benefits to CSAI membership
SUPPORT- to have the backing and support of the only recognised national trade organisation for chimney sweeps in the Republic of Ireland.
INSURANCE- a group insurance scheme exists, so you can get public liability at a more competitive rate.
ACCREDITATION- once training has been completed and you have successfully passed the Chimney Safety Institutes of Americas exam you will be accredited as a Certified Chimney Sweep and therefore allowed to use the Chimney Safety Institute of America & Chimney Sweep Association of Ireland logos on your advertisements, stationery and vans.
CSAI WEBSITE LISTING- your contact details and the areas you cover will be listed on www.csai.ie (this site enjoys a very high ranking on the natural listings of Google).
DISCOUNTS- 10% discount on equipment from trade suppliers and a 10% discount on services such as printing and web design.
DOORS OPEN- As a certified sweep you will find you will get more work, from government bodies, local authorities, fireplace shops, architects, estate agents etc.
STAY UP TO DATE- As a CSAI member you will receive a quarterly electronic newsletter, giving updates on new products, regulations changes and news form within the CSAI.
ADDITIONAL REVENUE STREAMS- CSAI has the licence for certain professional treatments such as Cre-Away Pro (removes creosote/chimney tar). Checkout www.creawaypro.co.uk for further details. This treatment is only available from CSAI members.