Architect, Engineer and Consultant (AEC)

NRCA membership demonstrates your company’s commitment to the roofing industry. With NRCA, you can connect with roofing professionals, peers, company leaders and other stakeholders in support of this great industry! Membership also provides you with access to discounts on hundreds of NRCA products and services.

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Membership in NRCA is a mark of commitment and high achievement in the roofing industry. NRCA provides members with information, advocacy, education, technology and invaluable benefits that can help you stay informed and connected with your customers and prospects, giving you a significant competitive advantage.

It’s easy to join; you can:

NRCA is working for you promoting professionalism in the roofing industry and providing unique opportunities to help you strengthen and grow your business! And when you join NRCA, you become part of a movement that is bigger than one company alone—you become part of group of roofing professionals who are committed to advancing the roofing industry.

NRCA members are recognized throughout the roofing industry as supporters of the ongoing efforts and work of NRCA. Our mission is simple—we want to advance the roofing industry while helping your business thrive.


NRCA membership provides you with many valuable benefits and exclusive members-only access to roofing-specific information, decades of experience and expertise at the staff level, resources and opportunities you can’t find anywhere else.

AEC Membership Categories

NRCA offers two types of Architect, Engineer and Consultant membership categories to choose from with distinct benefits for each.

Individual AEC: One who specializes in roofing-related architectural, engineering or consulting matters. Membership benefits are limited to one individual.

As an NRCA member, you receive the following exclusive membership benefits:

The four-volume set of NRCA’s premier publication, The NRCA Roofing Manual, includes more than 550 viewable construction details and is available for purchase at a $50 discount off member pricing for the electronic or hard copy format. (Pricing adjustments will automatically be made in your cart at the time of purchase.)

The NRCA Construction Details offers more than 600 customizable details and can be downloaded for use with AutoCAD® software. Individual AEC membership offers you a $50 discount off the price of the electronic download. (Pricing adjustments will automatically be made in your cart at the time of purchase.)

Firm AEC:  A company or firm that specializes in roofing-related architectural, engineering or consulting matters. Membership benefits are accessible to all employees in the firm.

As an NRCA member, you receive the following exclusive membership benefits:

Every employee in your company receives full access to NRCA benefits and services. Employees can register on NRCA’s website to take advantage of full membership opportunities and gain access to members-only information, including purchasing NRCA products and services at member rates.

Stay informed with FREE access to live and recorded webinars addressing critical industry issues.

Gain FREE electronic access to all NRCA publications. This includes all four volumes of NRCA’s premier publication, The NRCA Roofing Manual, which includes more than 550 viewable construction details that you can download and share with your company.

Download The NRCA Construction Details FREE and use the more than 600 customizable details with AutoCAD® software.

Stay current with NRCA and roofing industry developments with NRCA’s For Members Only exclusive newsletter written by NRCA Chief Operations Officer McKay Daniels who shares his insight about the latest roofing industry developments and NRCA activities.


NRCA has nearly 3,600 professional members, and we hope you join us, too. The benefits are great; the mission is even greater!

It’s easy to join; you can:

Questions about membership? Contact NRCA and ask to speak with a membership services representative at or (800) 323-9545.


NRCA has nearly 3,600 professional members, and we hope you join us, too. The benefits are great; the mission is even greater!

As an NRCA contractor member, you receive:

  • NRCA is a tremendous asset, providing the latest news and information about late-breaking developments. You can consistently rely on comprehensive print and electronic member resources, including: Educational programs, products and services, including NRCA event registrations, all are available at member rates saving you up to 50 percent off nonmember pricing.
  • Professional Roofing magazine, NRCA’s official publication, gives you the timely, credible and accurate information you need to keep up with your ever-evolving profession. NRCA members enjoy free subscriptions.
  • NRCA/Professional Roofing E-News keeps you current with NRCA and roofing industry developments weekly through its electronic newsletter delivered three times each week. Industry Issue Updates and other exclusive bulletins provide you with current industry-related information.

Focusing on the most current developments and cutting-edge teaching methods, NRCA University offers technical programs, safety training, professional development and other educational opportunities, including NRCA’s new Qualified Trainer Conferences and award-winning Training for Roof Application Careers. These new programs work in tandem to bring new levels of expertise to all levels of the roofing profession. Additionally, NRCA offers accredited programs and webinars addressing critical industry issues.

NRCA also offers customized training and speaking opportunities delivered by staff experts, NRCA ProCertification® and certificate programs, leadership development seminars, and classes and seminars specifically designed for roofing professionals at every level.

Architect, Engineer and Consultant members have the opportunity to support NRCA ProCertification and engage with customers whose roof system installers are working to become certified. A ProCertification® Qualified Assessor plays a crucial role, conducting the hands-on performance evaluations for installers. As an NRCA Qualified Assessor, you can be the go-to source for those ready to take their hands-on certification exams.

NRCA’s technical services department coordinates and develops NRCA's technical activities and research programs. The department provides technical support to NRCA members and the roofing industry and is a great resource for your company.

NRCA represents its members before the federal government, and NRCA’s Washington, D.C., office serves as NRCA's full-time advocate in our nation's capital and works to advance the roofing industry’s public policy agenda to help your business grow while fighting proposals that would adversely affect your business.

NRCA lobbies heavily for fair and reduced regulatory practices and provides you with information, such as position papers and programs to help you comply with government regulations applicable to your business.

Roofing Day in D.C. offers you an opportunity to gather together with roofing professionals from across the U.S. to influence policymaking in Washington, D.C., and extend our voice to all congressional offices. It's important for Congress to hear from all segments of the industry—with one voice—about the key issues we support.

Your member listing can be found in NRCA’s online membership directory. Members’ contact information is prominently displayed to make it easy to find industry colleagues and customers.

National Roofing Week provides another opportunity for your company to connect with your customers and other industry stakeholders. National Roofing Week’s mission is to increase awareness across the U.S. about the significance of roofs to every home and business and share the good deeds of the industry.

Expertise—With NRCA membership, you receive priority and unlimited access all the resources you need to safely—and successfully—manage your business, including advice on legal issues, safety, management, marketing and best business practices in the roofing industry and technical resources. Our dedicated technical experts provide advice on installation, design, building codes, repair and maintenance, roof system performance and more.

Exclusive access to the NRCA Member Logo
NRCA members are identified as being the roofing industry’s premier professionals, and as a member, you can download the NRCA logo and use it on your letterhead, customer materials, etc., from the Member Services Members Only section of NRCA’s website.

Member discounts for the International Roofing Expo and NRCA’s Annual Convention—You will benefit from member discounts, dynamic educational sessions, discounts on booth space in the trade show with more than 450 exhibiting companies, featured events and top-name speakers during this three-day event. It is the largest gathering of the roofing industry in North America, attracting more than 14,000 roofing professionals worldwide.

Members Only pages of NRCA’s Website
NRCA’s website contains more than 20,000 pages of information, and as a member, you have access to the members-only pages, which feature late-breaking news, market information, online access to The NRCA Roofing Manual and numerous other member resources.


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