Membership Benefits


We've Got You Covered!

FEN-BC Members are entitled to a long list of benefits from professional development, education and networking opportunities... to saving money on day-to-day business & personal expenses.

Take advantage of all the FEN-BC has to offer...


Advocacy

FEN-BC offers strength in numbers. As a FEN-BC member, your opinion will be heard by government and organizations who affect your profession and workplace.

We represent the commercial glazing contractor, the window and door manufacturer and suppliers. FEN-BC represents our members on other associations, committees and councils that deal with regulatory considerations, apprenticeship training, residential window and door installation and other important issues of concern to the Western Canadian fenestration industry.


Education

Industry updates, workshops and courses. The fenestration industry is in constant change and FEN-BC helps you keep pace as a professional.

Glazier Red Seal Apprentice Training program - for more info click here.


Networking

Meet new industry people. As a member, you will be part of an organization that brings together the Western Canadian fenestration stakeholders and community like no other.

FEN-BC members are invited to all regular FEN-BC networking opportunities at monthly, seasonal and annual events.


News Updates

FEN-BC keeps you informed with regular industry news stories and announcements. This information comes from the media, our members, our affiliated organizations, government, and other stakeholders in the Western Canadian fenestration industry.


Marketing

Exposure

As a FEN-BC member, you have an opportunity to take advantage of exclusive FEN-BC advertising and promotional opportunities throughout the year, including:

  • Industry Events
  • Industry Publications
  • Fenestration West Industry Conference
  • Fenestration West Technical Conference
  • FEN-BC Member Directory and Project Showcase
  • FEN-BC News & Announcements

Promotional & Marketing Materials

Rising Agency - wendy@risingagency.com


Benefit Services

Through our affiliation with ICBA Benefit Services Ltd., members can receive group benefit plan insurance developed for companies in the industry.  This comprehensive and competitive program is an asset in helping to hire and retain employees, and will help your company save money.

Click here for the CIBP informational brochure.
Click here for a comparison chart

This benefit program includes an employee group health benefit plan, a bonding and liability insurance package, and a homeowner's insurance package.

If you are reviewing your group health packages, please contact the ICBA office directly - 604.298.7752604.298.7752 or toll free 888.298.7752888.298.7752 FREE


Association Affiliation

Fenestration Canada Affiliate Membership Opportunity

Any Canadian Fabricator of window or door products (including skylights) may apply for affiliate status with Fenestration Canada.  The applicant must be a member in good standing of one of the following organizations;  AVFQ; FENBC; Fenestration Manitoba; IGMA or SAWDAC.

AFFILIATE BENEFITS:

  1.  Listing as affiliate status on Fenestration Canada website
  2. Access to members only section of website for presentations, resources and technical information.
  3. Ability to participate at AGM (without voting privileges!)
  4. Webinar / AGM/ Win-Door registration at same rates as Fen Can members
  5. Inclusion in E-Blast contact list
  6. Use of Fenestration Canada logo
  7. Committee participation (exclusive of chair position)

For more information click here for application

Baseline Processing Inc.

For members that process payments via Visa or MasterCard, our partnership with Baseline provides members with very competitive rates. More Information


Office Supplies & Services

Mills Basics Office Supplies & Printing

FEN-BC's partnership with Mills Basics gives our members excellent discounts on all office supplies including: Paper, Office Supplies, Printing, Ink & Toners, Furniture, Janitorial Supplies, Education Products, and Computer Supplies (hardware & software).

As a member of the Basics National Buying Group, the largest 100% Canadian owned buying group in the country, Mills enjoys broad product selection at highly competitive prices enabling Mills to compete well against larger competitors and retail chains.

By making the switch to Mills, Members also receive the following benefits:

  • One stop shop for everything your office needs;
  • Free Delivery w/ No Minimum Order Size;
  • Online Ordering w/ Customized Favourites Lists;
  • Competitive Pricing;
  • Local Representation & Personalized Service;
  • Supporting a 100% BC Owned & Operated Company.

PLEASE NOTE - YOUR COMPANY CAN NEGOTIATE PRICING AND DISCOUNTS BASED ON YOUR COMPANIES PURCHASES AND VOLUMES.

For more information on FEN-BC's partership with Mills, view our Mills Info Brochure (PDF) or contact the FEN-BC office.


Apparel & Accessories

Imagewear by Marks Work Wearhouse

FEN-BC's partnership with Imagewear by Mark's Work Wearhouse gives our members 10% discount on applicable work wear, industrial wear, safety footwear, rainwear, and other safety and related accessories.  As a business, you are also given the opportunity to contact Mark's Work Wearhouse directly to get preferred pricing on bulk purchases you require - including uniforms and promotional material.

Contact the FEN-BC office to receive your Imagewear 10% Discount Card.