Applied Structural Drying Course

Learning Objectives

The Applied Microbial Remediation Technician course covers mold and sewage remediation techniques to individuals engaged in property restoration.

This course was designed to prepare you for actual on site action with a real water damage in a flood house.

Offering realistic conditions this course helps train the student to dry the entire structure from top to bottom using various pieces of the most advanced equipment and methods of drying.

Each student will perform the techniques required to guarantee the job is dry. The course teaches the student to dry:

  • Hardwood Flooring
  • Wall Cavities
  • Metal Studs Doors/Windows
  • Using Psychometrics to make educated decisions in drying daily
  • Different styles of carpets
  • Sub flooring (e.g. OSB and Plywood)
  • Crawlspaces
  • Insulation
  • Furnishings
  • Monitoring of the job site with interactive classroom training
  • Different installations of carpets
  • Contents on site
  • HVAC Ductwork
  • Finish Trim
  • Extraction Methods 

Attendees participate in all phases of the extraction process. Drying techniques taught will greatly assist students so they will be adequately equipped to safely perform remediation services.

Prerequisite Training required: IICRC Certification in WRT

Training Time: This is a 4 day course; 28 hours, not including exam time, lunch and breaks with 2 IICRC CEC’s earned.

Note: Retail per attendee $3,999 which also includes a course manual. Exam fees are additional and must be paid at time of exam. Exam fees are $65.00 USD per person and fees are payable directly to the IICRC.

About your Instructor:

Pat Dooley

Pat Dooley, IICRC Instructor, started in the restoration business over 30 years ago. He founded Restoration College in 2001. He remains hands-on, having been involved in catastrophic loss management for all major hurricanes in North American since Hurricane Andrew in 1992, including Hurricane Katrina in 2005.

Pat teaches Fire & Smoke Damage Restoration Technician (FSRT), Water Damage Restoration Technician (WRT), Odor Control Technician (OCT), Applied Structural Drying (ASD), Commercial Drying Specialist (CDS, Mold CECs and Advanced Building Drying.

As a voluntary committee member of IICRC Pat participated in the rewrite of the new S500 Water Damage Standards section on large loss drying and continues to teach, write articles, manage CAT Losses, as well as providing expert witness testimony in legal disputes involving the restoration industry.

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