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Industry Safety Days And Workshops 2020 Schedule 


2020 RETA National Conference

October 27 - 29, 2020

Caribe Royale Orlando

Orlando, Florida


The 2020 Refrigerating Engineers & Technicians Association (RETA 2020) Annual National Conference taking place October 27-29, 2020 is more than just a Conference. RETA 2020 is a champion for those working on the ground within and for the Industrial Refrigeration industry and provides unmatched opportunities to enhance their careers.

Attending RETA 2020 you will find colleagues, leaders, and policymakers in the fields of Operations, Engineering, Management and Compliance that will deliver connections, tools, learning opportunities, and strategies that you need to implement effective professional learning while obtaining PDH Credits.  

The RETA National Conference is the only all-encompassing program in the country that caters to all levels of experience and positions within Industrial Refrigeration. No matter what level of career, RETA is focused on your success. Not only by offering highly regarded educational content but by offering networking and social opportunities, and a platform for showcasing the latest in products and services. There is something for everyone!

Join us October 27-29, 2020 in Orlando and Experience RETA!

  • Education - to prepare you
  • ANSI Accredited Certification - to equip you
  • Networking - to keep you engaged
  • Technical Tracks - to inform you
  • Events - to entertain you

The Registration Fee Includes

  • Admission to the conference & exhibition
  • All coffee breaks, receptions and social events
  • RETA Awards Banquet Dinner 
  • One copy of the final program, and one copy of the conference proceedings

Review Courses and Train the Trainer Course

CARO, CIRO and CRES Review courses and Train the Trainer will be offered this year. These are non-refundable registrations. CARO and CRES review courses include a two-day education program and the CIRO review course and Train the Trainer course include a three-day program. All courses include applicable RETA books (which will be shipped to you prior to the class), handouts/speaker materials,16 PDH credits, and lunch each day. Registrants may schedule to take the CIRO, CARO, or CRES certification exams during the Conference. Please visit the Certification tabs on the RETA website for the applicable handbook which includes an application. Exam fees are not included and must be paid separately.



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    Ammonia Safety Day Goals - Participants Will:

    • Understand the properties of ammonia
    • Understand the threats, hazards and managing risks of ammonia
    • Learn operating and maintenance techniques
    • Learn practical steps to prevent injury when working on an ammonia system
    • Meet the local emergency responders and enforcement personnel that regulate the industry
    • Make new friends
    • Find new resources

      April 9th, 2015 - 11th Annual Southeastern Pennsylvania RETA Regional Training EXPO

      12th Annual Yuma Area Ammonia Safety Day 


      February 11, 2016


      Yuma Civic Auditorium

      1440 W Desert Hills Dr

      Yuma, AZ 85365


      Ammonia is a vital chemical to our modern lives - come learn to respect this chemical, and to appreciate it 

      Refrigerating Engineers & Technicians Association
      Toll Free: 844.801.3711 · Phone: 541.497.2955 · Fax: 541.497.2966
      1725 Ferry St SW, Albany, OR 97322