Minnesota Eases Licensing Burdens on Satellite Industry Installers
Beginning October 1, 2012 a new law in Minnesota will take effect that streamlines the licensing requirements for residential satelllite system installation. Please see the below FAQs. SBCA will provide updates as they become available. Click here for a FAQ on the new licensing requirements. SBCA Members and Certified Techs can attend a webinar on Aug 17th for a live Q&A session. Click here to register.
SBCA awarded Gold Ribbon from WhichTestWon's 2012
SBCA discovered that 25% of its members read their emails on mobile devices. To improve their experience and engage mobile readers even more, SBCA changed their strategy of email marketing which resulted in an impressive 173% increase in clicks to the pre-header for members to read the newsletter on mobile devices. Because of their work to make their newsletters more mobile friendly, SBCA was awarded the Gold Ribbon at WhichTestWon"s 2012 Email Test Awards.
SBCA also won Honorable Mention for the B2B Newsletter Test after making changes to the newsletter to make it mobile friendly. If you are not receiving the SBCA Newsletter, sign up here.
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to industry installation professionals.
- Protect the rights of consumers to receive satellite delivered video audio and data services through education, training and public outreach.
- Develop benefits to members that increase their efficiency and profitability and add value to their membership with SBCA.
SBCA protects satellite providers, distributors, retailers, technicians, and consumers alike from unfair rules in licensing, permitting, tax, zoning and covenants.
The SBCA National Standards and Testing Program providing an industry-endorsed benchmark of knowledge for the installation of satellite products and services.
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SBCA has launched a new Risk and Safety Resource Center for SBCA Members. Workplace safety is a critical aspect for the satellite industry and the SBCA has worked in cooperation with a number of member companies to develop this resource for satellite. Members log-in here.
SBCA Home Networking Fundamentals Now Available
SBCA has created an online Home Networking Fundamentals course designed to provide sales and installation professionals with the foundational knowledge of Home Networking. By taking this course individuals will be better prepared to understand the numerous products that they are installing and integrating.