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Applied Microbial Remediation Technician (AMRT)

2 CEC (Prerequisite: IICRC Certification in WRT) The Applied Microbial Remediation Technician course covers mold and sewage remediation techniques to individuals engaged in property management, property restoration, IEQ investigations or other related professions. Emphasis will be placed on teaching mold and sewage remediation techniques to individuals who will perform these procedures in the field. Course graduates will be adequately equipped to perform remediation services, while protecting the health and safety of workers and occupants. (4 day course; 28 hours, not including exam time, lunch and breaks)

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Applied Structural Drying Technician (ASD)

2 CEC (Prerequisite: IICRC Certification in WRT)  The IICRC-approved Applied Structural Drying (ASD) course is designed to teach the effective, efficient and timely drying of water-damaged structures and contents, using comprehensive classroom and hands-on training, in order to facilitate appropriate decision making within a restorative drying environment.

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Are you LinkedIn?

.5 CEC Gain a general understanding and insight into LinkedIn, one of the most powerful and credible social media outlets available with more than 175 million members in more than 200 countries. We will give you the tools to use this social media outlet for your professional endeavors and the power to engage your network in a positive and professional manner to achieve your goals. This course is intended for the LinkedIn beginner to intermediate level user.

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Art & Specialty Contents Pack Out + Advanced Hand Cleaning Systems Contents Training

2 CEC  This interactive, hands-on course introduces participants to the specific risks and considerations involved with the handling and pack out of artwork and specialty contents. Hands on instruction and participation will provide practical skills needed to safely and efficiently pack out sensitive and specialty contents.

  • Recognize and identify items requiring specialty care
  • Sensitive and fragile contents items
  • How fire and water affects artwork and specialty contents
  • Understanding stabilization
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Basic Construction For A Restoration Professional

2 CEC  This two day course will focus on basic construction and mechanical knowledge for the Restoration/Insurance Professional.  BOCA code will serve as the basis of the review of components and methods of basic framing, walls, roofs, exteriors, and mechanical.  Over the course of two days, there will be a combination of class room review and hands on demonstrations and experiences.  Students who attend this class will gain knowledge and skill applicable to the Restoration and Insurance Industry.

HANDS ON TRAINING INCLUDED in the following TRADES….

  • Demolition
  • Drywall
  • Trim
  • Plumbing
  • Electrical
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Bio Hazard Training

2 CEC  Learn all you need to know about forensic restoration (also known as crime & trauma scene cleanup). Understand the safest, most efficient, best-practices format known to the industry. What are the OSHA/government guidelines and regulations. A true hands-on course teaching cleaning methods and protocols. Be ready to go at a moments notice by having the proper tool kits at your disposal to provide a safe and much needed service for the industry. Discuss real life scenarios and the soft skills needed to perform this service in a profession manner.

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Carpet Cleaning Technician (CCT)

2 CEC The IICRC-approved Carpet Cleaning Technician (CCT) course is designed to teach the art and science of carpet cleaning to professional service providers, as well as others in related industries. Emphasis is placed on practical application, identifying fiber, yarn and carpet constructions, style types and finishes, soiling conditions, cleaning science and methodology, and other issues and concerns faced by individuals who maintain and clean installed broadloom carpet. When coupled with additional on-the-job training and field experience, students should be adequately prepared to perform carpet cleaning techniques and procedures. They also should be adequately prepared to accomplish further training in other IICRC-approved courses, which require CCT as a prerequisite. The course is designed to cover pre-inspection, fabric identification, basic cleaning chemicals and equipment, and proper cleaning techniques and procedures with a residential and light commercial emphasis. (2 day course; 14 hours, not including exam time, lunch and breaks)

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Carpet Repair and Reinstallation Technician (RRT)

2 CEC The Carpet Repair and Reinstallation Technician course teaches techniques and safety issues related to carpet repair and re-installation, carpet construction, inspection process prior to cleaning, tools of the trade, floor preparation, adhesives, carpet cushion installation, tackless strip and moldings, seaming, and proper stretching. This class also teaches various repairs that the carpet cleaner/restorer may come up against while dealing with an installed textile. This knowledge will enable the technician to recognize and avoid installation problems that may arise while performing carpet cleaning as well as how to correct many issues encountered. (2 day course; 16 hours, not including lunch and breaks, exam time is included)

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Color Repair Technician (CRT)

2 CEC (Prerequisites: IICRC Certification in CCT or CCMT) The Color Repair Technician course addresses the history of color, color theory, natural and synthetic dyes, dye methods, types of dyes, types of fibers, carpet styles and dye procedures. Other topics covered include color related cleaning issues such as fading, color loss due to contamination or bleaching, and the use of cleaning agents that may affect or remove color from carpet. (2 day course; 14 hours, not including exam time, lunch and breaks)

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Commercial Drying Specialist (CDS)

2 CEC (Prerequisites: IICRC Certification in WRT) Special note to Participants: Commercial drying projects frequently have many more potential hazards and safety risks that are not generally encountered on residential projects. These hazards may include but not be limited to higher voltages, confined spaces, energized machinery, hazardous chemicals, heavy equipment and forklifts. The CDS course is not intended to be a health and safety course, nor will it cover all of the potential hazards that may be encountered on commercial projects. It is required of participants to comply with all applicable local, state/provincial and national safety rules and regulations. The participant is strongly advised to research and complete appropriate training programs (e.g. HST, OSHA 10-hour, Canadian HST) prior to participating in the CDS course) The Commercial Drying Specialist course teaches damage inspection and evaluation, work flow management, process administration and technical methods of effective and timely drying of commercial, industrial, institutional and complex residential water-damaged structures, systems, and furniture, fixtures and equipment (FFE). Resources for this course include: the current ANSI/IICRC S500 Standard and Reference Guide for Professional Water Damage Restoration, reference media, scientific, technical and industry resources. (4.5 day course; 32 hours, not including exam time, lunch and breaks)

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Estimatics

1 CEC  A course that offers an insightful and objective presentation of some basic principles of estimate writing as it applies to the insurance industry. This course was designed for claims professionals and producers at any level of the industry.

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Estimatics 102

1 CEC  A course that offers an insightful and objective presentation of some basic principles of estimate writing as it applies to the insurance industry. This course was designed for claims professionals and producers at any level of the industry.

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Fire & Smoke Restoration (FSRT)

2 CEC The Fire and Smoke Restoration Technician course concentrates on technical procedure for successfully completing the restoration of a fire and smoke damaged environment. Students will learn how to combine technical procedures with a practical approach to managing the job site and how that relates to pricing the job. (2 day course; 14 hours, not including exam time, lunch and breaks)

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Fire and Smoke Restoration Technician Odor Control Technician Combo (FSRT/OCT)

2 CEC  The Fire and Smoke Restoration Technician course concentrates on technical procedure for successfully completing the restoration of a fire and smoke damaged environment. Students will learn how to combine technical procedures with a practical approach to managing the job site and how that relates to pricing the job. (2 day course; 14 hours, not including exam time, lunch and breaks)

1 CEC  The Odor Control Technician course covers olfaction and odor, odor sources, detection process, theory of odor control, equipment, chemical options and applications. The student will learn how to address odors caused from biological sources such as decomposition, urine contamination, and mold, combustion sources such as fire and smoke damage, and chemical sources such as fuel oil spills or volatile organic chemicals. (1 day course; 7 hours, not including exam time, lunch and breaks)

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Health & Safety Technician (HST)

2 CEC The Health and Safety Technician class is a must for anyone performing restoration or mold remediation! This course is provided to increase safety in your workplace and reduce your company’s risk of costly fines and penalties. It is also designed to put you ahead in the restoration industry to show insurance companies you and your staff are ahead of the competition regarding health and safety. Topics to be covered are: OSHA standards, Inspections, Citations and Penalties, Record keeping, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), Hazard Communication, Hazardous Materials, Confined Spaces, and Bloodborne Pathogens. (2 day course; 14 hours, not including exam time, lunch and breaks)

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Infectious Diseases & Biohazard Decontamination

2 IICRC CECs The goal of this class is to provide knowledge and skills to effectively perform infectious disease control and bio hazard remediation services following the S540 and ISSA Commercial and Institutional Standard. During the course we will use classroom and hands-on techniques to learn about Infectious Disease Control and Decontamination, the degrees of threat they cause, tools of trade, and how to perform a decontamination using proper safety precautions.

Objective: To give the knowledge and skills to effectively perform infectious disease control and bio hazard remediation services.

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Insurance For The Restoration Professional

1 CEC  During this class you will learn the essentials to understand both the workings of the Property and Casualty industry and the specifics of the insurance policies.

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Media Blasting

1 CEC  This one day course will cover the different methods of media blasting and the appropriate applications and techniques for your restoration needs. Combining classroom training on dry ice, soda, sponge, and slurry blasting with an afternoon of hands on training.

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Moisture Mapping and Monitoring (MMMT)

1 CEC  This one day class teaches the art of moisture mapping. How do you tell the story of the drying process? Learn how to make professional looking moisture maps, document wet walls, ceilings and floors, drying goals and monitor the drying process as you return each day to document, adjust the drying plan, and create documents that can be submitted right to the Insurance Adjuster. Sketch to impress in this one-day, hands on-class. Every registrant will receive a free sketch tool that will allow you to sketch maps by hand that will look “computer generated”. The class will be presented in accordance with Standards as set forth by the IICRC S500 and generally accepted restoration and insurance industry practices and expectations.

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Odor Control Technician (OCT)

1 CEC The Odor Control Technician course covers olfaction and odor, odor sources, detection process, theory of odor control, equipment, chemical options and applications. The student will learn how to address odors caused from biological sources such as decomposition, urine contamination, and mold, combustion sources such as fire and smoke damage, and chemical sources such as fuel oil spills or volatile organic chemicals. (1 day course; 7 hours, not including exam time, lunch and breaks)

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The Proper Use of Moisture Meters Part 1 (Recorded Webinar)

1 CEC  This one hour recorded webinar will teach you how to use invasive and non-invasive moisture meters including how they work and what materials and scenarios are best to use them with.

This class is ideal for experienced technicians, office staff, and anyone who reviews, communicates and documents moisture content. You will walk away with a rich knowledge of the following:

  • Pros and Cons of Thermo-Hygrometers
  • How to Choose the Right Hygrometer for the Right Job
  • What a Moisture Meter is and How it Works
  • Common Mistakes of Moisture Meters – They don’t even Measure Moisture
  • Metering Techniques and Important Information Regarding Moisture Content of Common Building Materials​
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The Proper Use of Moisture Meters Part 2 (Recorded Webinar) 

Join us for part two of “The Proper Use of Moisture Meters,” a live webinar where hands on learning meets online training. This one hour class will cover the following topics, along with a live concrete drying demonstration:

  • The basics of water characteristics and consequences, including the characteristics of water and why they are important
  • Hygroscopic & secondary damage
  • Definitions, Categories, Classes of water and their application as defined by the IICRC
  • The Science of Drying and understanding Psychrometrics
  • Pyschrometry and how to use of the Psychrometric chart
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Upholstery and Fabric Cleaning Technician (UFT)

2 CEC The Upholstery and Fabric Cleaning Technician course covers upholstery fiber categories, fiber identification and testing, manufacturing of the fiber and fabric, chemistry of cleaning, upholstery cleaning methods, protections, spotting and potential problems. A student will have a specific knowledge about fabric and fiber content, as well as furniture construction. This enables students to identify limitations and potential cleaning related problems, on a given piece of upholstery. (2 day course; 14 hours, not including exam time, lunch and breaks)

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Water Damage Restoration (WRT)

2 CEC The Water Damage Restoration Technician course is designed to teach restoration personnel that perform remediation work to give them a better concept of water damage, it’s effects and techniques for drying of structures. This course will give residential and commercial maintenance personnel the background to understand the procedures necessary to deal with water losses, sewer backflows, and contamination such as mold. (3 day course; 19 hours, not including exam time, lunch and breaks)

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Water Damage Restoration Technician/Applied Structural Drying Combo (WRT/ASD)

2 CEC This course must be attended in its entirety along with passing both WRT and ASD exams during that same five (5) day period. If any portion of the course and exam are not completed during the five (5) day period, the student is required to re-attend the entire five (5) day course to receive both certifications. No portion of the five (5) day course can be applied to either a WRT or ASD course being taught separately. See course description of WRT and ASD for further details of subject coverage. (5 day course; 31 hours, not including exam time, lunch and breaks)

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Spanish Water Restoration Technician (WRT)

Técnico En Restauración De Agua Del IICRC (WRT)

2 CEC El curso de Técnico en Restauración de Daños por Agua está diseñado para enseñar al personal de restauración que realiza trabajos de remediación para darles un mejor concepto de daños por agua, sus efectos y técnicas para el secado de estructuras. Este curso brindará al personal de mantenimiento residencial y comercial los antecedentes para comprender los procedimientos necesarios para lidiar con las pérdidas de agua, el flujo de retorno de alcantarillas y la contaminación, como el moho. (Curso de 3 días; 19 horas, sin incluir tiempo de examen, almuerzo y descansos)

  • Habrá una tarifa de cancelación de $ 50 por estudiante
  • No hay reembolso si se cancela 10 días antes de la clase debido a contratos de hotel e instructor
  • No hay reembolsos por no presentarse
  • El vestido recomendado es casual de negocios con camisa de la empresa
  • Desayuno, almuerzo y meriendas proporcionadas. Por favor notifíquenos cualquier necesidad dietética especial.

Se requiere un cheque por pagar al IICRC por un monto de $ 65.00 por estudiante por examen al momento de la prueba.

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