Membership: "What's in it for me?"

AME Association of Ontario-Member Benefits

Benefits of Membership

I) What we do:

“To Promote and Mentor”

-Promotion of Aircraft Maintenance as a viable career choice -Skills Competitions to bring our industry to the public

-Mentorship of young AMEs

-Support in the form of Bursaries to students registered in Full Time Aviation Programs at AME Association Member,  Approved Training Organizations

($500 per program per ATO.    $6000/year is budgeted for this Benefit)

-Assist AMEs in dealing with Transport Canada issues.

-Expand your network…meet people & industry contacts through our Annual Conference

 

II) What you get in exchange for your Annual Dues (Benefits):

-Regular newsletters and reports (from YOUR Association)

1) Free subscriptions to trade magazines:

i) Wings

ii) Helicopters

iii) Skies

iv) DOM Magazine

v) Helicopter Maintenance Magazine

vi) Air Maintenance Update "The Magazine for Aircraft Maintenance Professionals"

 

2) Access to special discounted group insurance plans for home/auto/aviation/general insurance rates from Sound Insurance Brokers                                                (available to Active AME Association of Ontario members)  Call for a quote today! http://www.soundinsurance.ca/Insurance-Products/Group-Programs/AME

3) Free admission (with valid Membership Card) to Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum (applies to Member & Immediate Family)  www.warplane.com

4) Your Dues include membership fee in AMEC-TEAC (formerly CFAMEA Canadian Federation of AME Associations www.cfamea.ca ).                                     *Current (2019) fee per member is: $13/year

5) Access to training courses provided by the Association (Human Factors, Soft Skills, etc)

6) Special Discounts applicable to open seats (as available) for Type Endorsement Maintenance Courses at FlightPath International  (www.flightpathinternational.com) *for AME Association Members ONLY Contact FlightPath International for AME Association members special pricing.

7) Reduced fee to Ontario AME Association Annual Conference (The Workshop)

8) AME specific Job Posting Board (on the AME Association website) AME Association Job Board

9) Recognition and awards

10) Tax receipt for Professional Dues for income tax purposes.

11) Mark's 10% Discount Card

12) Your Membership Dues enable us to provide Bursaries/Awards to member Ontario community colleges’ AME Programs (max amount of $6000/year every year)

13) Gray Tools discounts & Loyalty Program (double points for our Members) ( Gray Tools Loyalty Club )

14) Work Authority 15% VIP Discount 

15) Downsview Chrysler/Jeep/Fiat: 25% discount  New Autos, New auto parts or service

16) Substantial discounts on new tires at tirediscounter.ca (http://www.bramptontirediscounter.ca/ )

17) Perkopolis-Canada’s Discount Program: Discounts on many useful services/products ( https://www.perkopolis.com/ )

18) Perkopolis Hotels: Discounts on Hotels Worldwide (similar to trivago, but with TICO coverage)

19) Travel Nation Canada: Access to TravelNation Canada travel deals; view on website and call for discount: (https://www.travel-nation.ca/)

20) Preferred Pricing (new autos, and parts, service & accessories) at all 15 brands (Acura, BMW, Chrysler/Dodge/Jeep, Honda, Hyundai, Infiniti, Mazda, Nissan, Intl AutoDepot, Toyota, Lexus, Volkswagen & Mercedes Benz) & 32 locations of Zanchin Auto Group Dealerships ( https://www.zanchinauto.com/ )

21) Preferred Pricing (new autos, motorcycles, etc and parts, service & accessories) at all Policaro Auto Group Dealerships (Acura, BMW, Harley Davidson, Honda, Lexus, Porsche, Toyota ( http://www.policaro.ca/ )

22) Preferred Pricing on automotive services (auto repair, tire sales & service, etc) at all MechaniQ Service Centres ( https://www.mechaniq.ca/ )

23) 20% Discount on tool storage solutions at Metric Storage Systems; including Canadian made Rosseau Toolboxes for AMEs and Businesses ( Metric Storage )

Summary:

That’s TWENTY-THREE (23) Benefits, in case you were wondering! So…Does THAT answer the question: “What’s in it for me?”