Chimney Safety Institute of America
Technical training and certification programs for chimney sweeping companies and associated tradesmen. Their Certified Chimney Sweep program is the only nationally recognized certification for chimney sweeps.

National Chimney Sweep Guild
National association of chimney sweeping companies. Promotes chimney safety awareness to consumers and provides a listing of member companies to aid homewners in searching for local services.

National Fireplace Institute
NFI's objective is to increase public safety by establishing meaningful credentials for professionals involved in planning and installing residential hearth appliances and venting systems.

National Fire Protection Association
The world's leading advocate of fire prevention and an authoritative source on public safety, NFPA develops, publishes, and disseminates more than 300 consensus codes and standards intended to minimize the possibility and effects of fire and other risks.