IICRC News: October 2019
Hey Standards Committee members: The IICRC will hold its second-annual Standards Summit March 19-20, 2020 in Las Vegas. For more info or to register to save your seat, visit www.iicrc.org/2020StandardsSummit.
Not part of a Standards committee? There’s plenty of time to get involved! There are currently seven IICRC Standards committees seeking volunteers to help write Standards. Visit IICRC.org/Standards before Oct. 31 to fill out a digital application.
Standards Subscription Website
Looking to take your Standards with you while you’re on the go? The IICRC’s Standards Subscription website, http://publications.iicrc.org, allows IICRC instructors, schools, Certified Firms and registrants to access Standards, reference guides, technical papers and multimedia publications from anywhere an internet connection is available.
To learn more about the benefits of having a Standards Subscription, including the ability to search for keywords, check out a video with testimonials from users on why they enjoy having IICRC Standards available at their fingertips 24/7 by visiting the IICRC’s YouTube page.
One Step to an IICRC MRS
The path to obtaining your IICRC Mold Removal Specialist (MRS) certification just got easier! The new one-step application process allows you quicker access to the IICRC’s first exam not associated with a specific training course. If you have been working in the mold industry for more than one year, you are qualified to sit for this standalone certification exam. For more information and to fill out an application, visit https://www.iicrc.org/IICRCMRS
New IICRC Instructional Videos
The IICRC has developed a series of short instructional videos to help IICRC Technicians and Certified Firms access their online profiles. The Video Library, located at iicrc.org/VideoLibrary, provides several 60-second how-to’s including:
- How to renew your IICRC Technician’s certifications
- How to track your Continuing Education Credits
- How to pay your IICRC Technician’s renewal
- How to access a Technician’s account
- How to pay an invoice from your Technician list
- How to access your Certified Firm Toolbox
One-Step to a Certified Firm
The path to becoming an IICRC Certified Firm just got easier! The new one-step application process allows you quicker access to Certified Firm only benefits such as use of the IICRC logo, your Firm’s listing in the IICRC’s Global Locator website, invites to monthly educational webinars, access to a plethora of marketing resources and more. To begin your Certified Firm journey with the click of a button, visit https://www.iicrc.org/IICRCCertifiedFirm.
Further Your Education
Interested in furthering your career to become an IICRC Master? You might be closer than you think. The IICRC offers dozens of certifications, including a Trauma and Crime Scene Technician (TCST) certification, as well as advanced designations. As technicians accumulate various certifications, they become eligible for advanced designations such as an IICRC Journeyman and IICRC Master – the industry’s highest technical designation. Visit www.iicrc.org/iicrcmaster for more info.