Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Institute of Canada

HRAI is a national association that represents more than 1,300 heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration (HVACR) manufacturers, wholesalers and contractors, and which provides Canadians with the tools and information necessary to ensure their total indoor environment comfort.

HRAI offers leadership and training programs for the advancement of its members’ business and technical excellence, promotes a code of ethics for consumer protection and safety, and provides consumers with useful information and a database of members in good standing to support an informed buying process. Through its membership requirements and consumer feedback processes, HRAI is committed to a safe, responsible and fair industry that is environmentally-responsible and sustainable.

News & Events

Educating the Supply Chain

HRAI, in collaboration with the Association Education Alliance (AEA) presents HRAI Wholesaler and Manufacturer members an opportunity to attend the University of Innovative Distribution, taking place March 8th to 11th, 2015 at the JW Marriott in Indianapolis, Indiana.

This 4 day program offers courses geared towards a variety of experience levels on topics such as:
  • Sales Performance & Development
  • Profit Planning
  • Marketing & Social Media
  • Improving Branch Management
If you register before January 15th, 2015 you are eligible for a discounted member rate of $995!! (That’s $1000 off the regular non-member rate of $1995).

For more information, click here to see the brochure.  To register, please visit www.univid.org, be sure to select HRAI as the Sponsoring Association. 

NEW HRAI Insight Magazine available to Members. Contact us for your electronic copy today.

New CO Alarm Response Policy for Ontario Residence in Enbridge Gas Distribution Area

November 5, 2014

HRAI was passed a notice from Enbridge indicating a change to CO alarm response policy that will align Enbridge with the industry-established best practices and will trigger the fastest response time possible. [more]

HRAI's 2014 Annual Report

September 3, 2014

Click here to view the annual report.

HRAI 2014 Annual General Meeting Presentations

September 2014

Click here to view the presentations.

HRAI's 2013-2014 Accomplishments

June 12, 2014

Highlights of the Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Institute of Canada’s recent accomplishments [more]

Consumers Beware of Risks Associated with Using DIY Hydrocarbon Refrigerant Kits in Home and Business Air Conditioning Systems

May 15, 2014

HRAI launched its 4th annual consumer safety awareness campaign to warn Canadians about the risks of using flammable hydrocarbon refrigerants in home and business air conditioning systems [more]

HRAI's Online Orientation Program

April 11, 2014

Generate More Revenue & Identify New Sales Opportunities through HRAI's exclusive Online Orientation Program. What is it? How can you participate? [more]