IMSA MEMBERSHIP

Become a part of the oldest known public safety association in the world.

Members

Municipalities Represented

Companies Represented

WHO WE ARE

IMSA members work in the fields of:
FCC Licensing and Frequency  •  Fiber Optics  •  Fire Alarm Systems  •  Intelligent Traffic Systems  •  Public Safety Communications  •  Roadway and Area Lighting  •  Signs and Pavement Markings  •  Traffic Signal Systems  •  Transportation Systems  •  Two-Way Radio Systems  •  Wireless Traffic Control  •  Wire and Cable Specifications  •  Work Zone Safety

WHY JOIN IMSA

IMSA membership comes not only opportunities to connect and learn, but also a chance to advance your career and make a difference. IMSA is dedicated to delivering value for members by providing the latest information and education in the industry. Benefit from representation with key associations, and take advantage of exclusive resources and discounts.

See the list of member benefits below.

IMSA is comprised of 22 sections across the U.S., Canada, and the Bahamas. Your membership includes membership in your local section.

Already a member and need to renew your membership now?
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Questions about IMSA membership, benefits, and services?
Reach out to our membership team:

Kimberly Cone – Member Experience Coordinator  (321) 349-3569
Hayley Marlow – Content, Marketing & Admin Coordinator (321) 349-3564
Kim Dresser – Director of Membership, Marketing and Services (321) 349-3563

IMSA MEMBERSHIP TYPES

Active Members

  • Individual member 

  • Paid for by you 

  • Work for a municipality                                                                                or 

  • Contractor (owner or employee) to a municipality who performs services for them in one of our certification disciplines below.

            Work Zone                                                                                                      Traffic Signals                                                                                                Signs and Markings                                                                                    Roadway Lighting                                                                                        Fiber Optics                                                                                                    Fire Alarm                                                                                                      Transportation Center 

$100 USD

Associate Members

  • Individual member 

  • Paid for by you 

  • Contractor (owner or employee) to a municipality who has an interest in public safety work but does not perform services in one of IMSA’s certification disciplines (see above).                      Example:                                                                                                                         Asphalt                                                                                                             Transportation/trucking                                                                           Concrete                                                                                           Or                                                                             

  • Have a special knowledge, experience, or interest in any aspect of IMSA activities that does not qualify for Active or Sustaining Membership                                                                                                                                 Example:                                                                                              

                    Consultant                                                                                                      Engineer                                                                                                          Architect                                                                                                          Lawyer                                                                                                            Finance/banker                                                                                            CEO or staff of association/nonprofit                                                    Researcher                                                                                                    Retired from industry                                                                                  Employee of manufacture  

     

$100 USD

Student Members

Self paying individuals enrolled full time at an accredited college or university in a field related to IMSA activities.

$35 USD

Please call 321-392-0500 to join as a student. You will be required to provide proof of enrollment and your graduation year.

Public Agency Members

This member type offers public agencies the option to pay for their employees and get a discounted membership rate per individual. These individuals are essentially Active Members categorized as Public Agency Individuals for the purposes of managing their dues payment annually.

  • Individual member 
  • 3 or more employees who meet the definition of Active member 
  • Paid for by public agency with discounted dues based on number of employees

Tier 1 (3 individuals): $90 USD each
Tier 2 (4-8 individuals): $85 USD each
Tier 3 (9-15 individuals): $80 USD each
Tier 4 (16-20 individuals): $75 USD each
Tier 5 (21+ individuals): $70 USD each

Please email membership@imsasafety.org to become a new Public Agency Member.

Currently a Public Agency Member and want to make changes? Use this form to add, remove, or update your company roster.

 Sustaining Members

  • Company member 

  • Firm, organization, company or corporation that has an interest in objectives of IMSA                                                                                 
    Example:                                                                                                                                                     Manufacturer                                                                                                                           Distributor                                                                                                                                 Association/nonprofit                                                                                                         Law firm                                                                                                                                       Bank/Lender                                                                                                                             IT services                                                                                                                                  Employment Agency 

  • Individuals assigned by company to receive member benefits 

  • One primary contact to represent company to serve on Sustaining Members Section                                                        

Tier 1 (up to 4 individuals): $500 USD
Tier 2 (5-8 individuals): $700 USD
Tier 3 (9-15 individuals): $1200 USD
Tier 4 (16-20 individuals): $1600 USD
Tier 5 (21+) : $1600 + $75  USD each additional member beyond 20

IMSA MEMBER BENEFITS 

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Active, Associate, and Student Members (self-paying individuals)

Members-only discounts

  • Members-only discounts on certification renewals
  • Members-only discounts on courses in participating sections
  • Members-only discounts on program manuals
  • Free registration for monthly webinars

Members-only access

  • Access to the CEC Library
  • Membership to your local IMSA section
  • Continuing education tracking through your online profile (also available to those with IMSA certifications)
  • Discounted conference registration at the IMSA Forum & Expo
  • Subscription to the IMSA Journal published six-times annually (mailed and electronic versions)
  • Exclusive previews of new products and product spotlights
  • Recognition opportunities
  • IMSA voting privileges for public agency employees (Active Membership)
Public Agency (Non-governmental bodies and municipalities, and their employees)

Members-only discounts

  • On certification renewals and courses in participating sections
  • On program manuals
  • On conference registration at the national IMSA Forum & Expo
  • Free registration for monthly webinars

Members-only access

  • Access to the CEC Library
  • Local membership to your local IMSA section
  • Membership certificate for your public agency to display
  • Track continuing education units for each roster member’s profile
  • Exclusive previews of new products and product spotlights
  • Recognition opportunities
  • IMSA voting privileges for public agency employees

IMSA Journal

  • Subscription to the Journal, published six-times annually​

Account Management

  • Manage multiple members and pay by invoice
Sustaining Members (Businesses and their employees)

Members-only discounts

  • On certification renewals and courses in participating sections
  • On program manuals
  • On conference registration at the national IMSA Forum & Expo
  • Free registration for monthly webinars

Members-only access

  • Access to the CEC Library
  • Local membership to your local IMSA section
  • Membership certificate for your organization to display
  • Continuing education tracking through your online profile
  • Exclusive previews of new products and product spotlights
  • Recognition opportunities

    IMSA Journal

    • Subscription to the Journal, published six-times annually
    • Discounted advertising rates

      IMSA Annual Forum & Expo

      • Discounted booth rental fee
      • Exclusive sponsorship opportunities
      • Technical session presentation opportunities

        IMSA website

        • Listing in the buyers’ guide
        • Track continuing education units for each roster member’s profile
        • Opportunities to offer IMSA members continuing education through manufacturing training, new product demonstrations and technical presentations
        • Press release posting in the Industry News section

          Account Management

          • Manage multiple members and pay by invoice

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