The Restoration Industry Association oversees several advanced certification programs, allowing people to earn certificates as Certified Restorers, Water Loss Specialists, and Certified Mold Professionals.

According to RIA, this is the first time in nearly three years all certification programs will be available at the same time.

Water Loss Specialist Prep Course: Oct. 12-14 in Baltimore, Md.

Certified Mold Professional Course: Oct. 26-28 in Orange County, Calif.

Certified Restorer Prep Course: Nov. 2-7 in Chicago, Ill.

Head to to find out more information on the courses.