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See the Value of ASA for Your Shop

See how ASA can take your shop to the next level.

Value of an ASA Membership

CVR NetworkingAs an automotive repair shop owner, you expect a good return on investment (ROI). One of the best investments you can make for your business is the $330 membership fee to join ASA. It provides plenty of valuable member benefits that will continue driving your success.

ASA offers membership benefits in five key areas:

  • Networking
  • D.C. Representation
  • Education/Training
  • Industry Resources/Information
  • Reduced Business Costs

Networking with Successful Shop Owners

As an ASA member, you’ll be in the great company of owners from some of the top shops in the nation  recognized for their continued success and always eager to share their best practices, as well as support initiatives that advance your business and the industry. ASA continues to add additional opportunities, both virtual and live, to develop and build these relationships.

D.C. Representation for Mechanical & Collision Repairers

Capital Hill

ASA is the only trade association that employs a full-time representative in the nation’s capital to act on behalf of mechanical and collision repairers. Your membership dollars support the work of our Washington, D.C., office team that constantly monitors federal and state legislative activity to provide regular updates about proposed legislation.

ASA fights for your interests and alerts you to the potential ramifications of legislative decisions for all independent automotive repair shops. By joining ASA, you increase our strength in numbers and the power of our One Voice.

Here’s a Facebook Live that Bob Redding, our D.C. representative, shared on legislation in Missouri that would do away with its state vehicle inspections:

WATCH REPLAY: ASA Washington, D.C. lobbyist Robert L. Redding Jr. is providing an update after a bill to eliminate vehicle safety inspections in Missouri received initial approval in that state’s House of Representatives.ASA is working to stop the legislation from moving forward. It is asking repairers to contact Missouri lawmakers to express their opposition.ORIGINAL STORY:

Posted by Automotive Service Association - ASA on Friday, February 22, 2019

Education and Training to Gain the Edge

AMI logoAs a member, you gain access to ASA’s network of industry-leading trainers and educators who can keep you ahead of the curve. Monthly webinars and special podcast topics cover areas of interest to both mechanical and collision shops, and ASA's Training Circuit events are live at locations across the country.

Through our partnership with the Automotive Management Institute (AMi), we are a trusted and recognized resource that is committed to delivering world-class training and education programs that cover today’s trends, best practices and technical advances that strengthen your competitive advantage. ASA members enjoy a 20 percent discount on AMi training.

classroomIf training for AVs, EVs, and the latest in technological developments is what you need, you’ll find it as a member of ASA. Combined with management and leadership training, ASA brings you the best training nationwide!


Industry Information and Resources to Power Your Work Day

Experts work with experts. That's why USA Today, CNN, Wired and other prominent national media come to ASA when they need a reputable, informed source in the automotive service industry. Join ASA so you can hear it here first!
Our online magazine,, offers daily industry updates affecting the mechanical and collision fields, along with technical tips, legislative updates and a library of multimedia offerings. Our information-packed newsletters, social media content and online tools also keep you on top of industry trends.

Reduced Business Costs to Boost Your Profits


Take full advantage of ASA's many member benefits and discounts, including the valuable savings4members program. This online benefits portfolio provides cost-saving discounts on products and services you use in your shop every day  from credit card processing to fuel, parts to software, and much more. Your member benefits can quickly cover your annual membership fee  and put hundreds of additional dollars in your pocket every year!