CSIA Two-day review & exam April 6 & 7, 2017

What: TWO (2) DAY review/exam – CSIA Certified Chimney Sweep

Where: Hilton Garden Inn – 7226 Corporate Court, Frederick Maryland Mention Chimney Safety Institute of America for a reduced room rate 1-240-566-1500

When: April 6 & 7

Who: Rich Rua, instructor extraordinaire

Why: Double the class time at the same price greatly improves your success rate of passing the exams

How: Register for the exam directly with CSIA 317-837-5362 or using the form below.  Call Jim Bostaph with any questions at 757-596-2298.

Jeff Peterson had Rich teach his folks the 2-day course last year and had 100% pass rate.  Jeff says: Rich is a top-notch instructor with industry leading credentials.  In addition to holding the CSIA Master Chimney Sweep credential he is a Master Pipe Fitter, Boiler technician and holds a Massa chutes Hearth Appliance Burner License.  He is one of the original founder of the Rhode Island Chimney Guild and served as the organization’s Technical Director.  Rich has a wonderful sense of humor and believes learning should be fun and stimulating.  He is the consummate instructor and has, over the years has fine-tuned this review course to ensure students receive the necessary training and are fully prepared for the CSIA exam.   an auction Tuesday thanks to our generous vendors and our Prime Sponsor NATIONAL CHIMNEY!


With optional third day for tuck pointing & firebox rebuilds


When: Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday May 9, 10, & 11, 2017

Where: National Chimney 2601 Emory Rd. Finksburg, MD 21048

Who: Chris Prior – Prime Instructor plus our very own Ike Rowland – Assistant Instructor

How Much: $249 for the first registrant, $199 for each additional registrant from the same company, and $99 per person for the optional day.

What: The Masonry Repair for Chimney Professionals is an intensive class combining a short period of classroom theory followed by hands-on projects relating to the theory lessons. There will be ample one-on-one time with the instructors to allow everyone to proceed as their progress allows. Work stations will be situated to allow all students to continually participate in all aspects of the hands-on lessons. The objective of this class is to teach students how to lay brick and be able to repair existing work. This will be accomplished by providing ample opportunities for you to practice and to ask questions.

See more at: http://web.csia.org/events/CSIA-Masonry-Repair-For-Chimney-Professionals-2-Day-Sponsored-by-MACA-2084/details

Extras: Lunch is provided each day. There will be an auction Tuesday thanks to our generous vendors and our Prime Sponsor NATIONAL CHIMNEY!

Hotel: Hyatt 4730 Painters Mill Rd. Owings Mills, MD 21117 (About twelve minutes away) Phone: (410) 998-3630. Reserve your room before April 7 to get the group rate of $119 per night. You can make reservations by calling the Central Reservations line at 888-233-1234 and reference the group as The Chimney Safety Institute/MACA Block or by visiting hyattplace.com and input the group code G-CSIA in the Corporate/Group Code field.

To Do: Register for the workshop today at www.ChimneySafety.org