IICRC News — Nov. 2015 Update
IICRC Certification Grows
IICRC certification continues to be recognized and recommended by many major insurance companies, flooring manufacturers and industry trade groups as the premier credentialing program for the restoration, cleaning and inspection industries.
Anyone interested in attending IICRC-approved training classes and/or achieving IICRC certification can locate available classes at www.iicrc.org/education-certification/course-schedule. There you will find descriptions of the different approved classes and a full searchable list of when and where the training is available.
Over 27,000 professionals attend IICRC approved training classes and submit the IICRC standardized exams for processing each year.
Certification categories include Water Damage Restoration, Applied Structural Drying, Fire and Smoke Restoration, Carpet Cleaning, Upholstery Cleaning and many more.
IICRC Election Results
The IICRC is happy to announce the election of new members to the IICRC Board of Directors. Elections took place place during the Institute’s annual meeting in late October. Election results can be found at www.iicrc.org/about-us/governance.
Call for Volunteers
The IICRC is accepting applications from anyone interested in helping to develop the BSR-IICRC S210 Standard and Reference Guide for Dimension Stone Maintenance and Restoration. This new Standard and Reference Guide will encompass the cleaning, maintenance, restoration, rehabilitation, preservation methodologies and repair for interior dimension stone.
If you are interested in helping to develop any of these standards, contact Standards Director Mili Washington at firstname.lastname@example.org.
S100 Standard and R100 Reference Guide
The ANSI/IICRC S100 Standard and IICRC R100 Reference Guide for Professional Inspection of Textile Floorcoverings (6th edition, 2015) are now published. All IICRC Standards and Reference Guides are available for sale in e-pub, print and PDF formats at webstore.iicrc.org