RSES will offer a one-day CO seminar in November.

The Refrigeration Service Engineers Society (RSES) and The Cleveland Chapter present "Carbon Monoxide Safety and Combustion Analysis & Performance." The seminar will take place Nov. 10, 2001 at the Holiday Inn Select Cleveland-Strongsville in Strongsville, Ohio.

Seminar topics to be explored include: measuring carbon monoxide; sources of CO, CO poisoning and its health effects; reporting and referring CO atmospheres; combustion testing procedures; troubleshooting combustion problems; NOx emissions and standards of compliance, technician and customer education and much more.

RSES is the world's leading education, training and certification association for heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration professionals. RSES certification includes the CM/CMS exam series (since 1935), National Technician Certification (NTC - since 1985), and one of the largest EPA Section 608 programs in the industry. Founded in 1933, RSES is a non-profit organization of more than 22,000 members in 428 chapters in the U.S. and Canada, as well as affiliate organizations worldwide.

Rudy Leatherman of Bacharach Inc. will lead November's one-day seminar. Rudy has been performance-testing combustion systems since 1980. For more than 13 years he worked with the Energy Office and currently Rudy conducts residential/commercial/industrial combustion testing training with Bacharach's Institute of Technical Training. Rudy was recently awarded "Professor of the Year" by Carlin University.

Seminar registration fees are $220 for RSES members and $320 for non-members. For more information, please contact Jean Birch at 847/759-4046 or visit