Course Agenda

Senior Carpet Inspector Course Agenda

Day One 9 AM – 7 PM

  • Student Introductions
  • Course Introduction
  • Principles of Carpet Cleaning
  • Break
  • Intro to Report Writing – IICRC FieldReference Guide & Report WritingHandbook
  • Lunch
  • Intro to Report Writing – IICRC FieldReference Guide & Report WritingHandbook (continued)
  • Break
  • Field Testing & ToolDemonstration Procedures
  • Identification of Problems Relatedto Chemical Discolorations
  • Intro to IICRC Carpet InspectionReport Form & Laptop Computer Assignments
  • Break beforeEvening Session
  • Case Studies and Report Writing Exercises

Day Two 9 AM – 7 PM

  • Case study review & ReportWriting Skills Development
  • Identification of problems relatingto Carpet Floorcovering Perform-ance and Manufacturing
  • Break
  • Understanding & InterpretingCarpet Warranties
  • Lunch1pm-2pm Carpet Cushion Videoand Class Presentation
  • Carpet Fibers, Constructionand Treatments
  • Field Testing & Tool Demonstration
  • Break beforeEvening Session
  • Case Studies and Report Writing Exercises

Day Three 9 AM – 7 PM

  • Review Case Studies & Report
  • Writing Skills Development
  • Leave classroom instruction for Carpet Mill Tour
  • Lunch
  • Professional Testing Lab Tour
  • Back to classroom for Case Studies andReport Writing Exercises
  • Case Studies and Report Writing Exercises

 

Day Four 9 AM – 7 PM

  • Case study review & ReportWriting Skills Development
  • Break
  • Industry Standards & ReferenceDocument CD Presentation
  • Carpet Installation Substrates &Related Industry Standards(CRI 104-105)
  • Discussion and Visual Analysisof Defects in Actual CarpetSamples
  • Lunch
  • Identification of Problems Relatingto Installation
  • Break
  • Field Testing & ToolDemonstration Continued
  • Break with hors d’oerves and Refreshments before Evening Session
  • Case Studies and Report Writing Exercises

Day Five 9 AM – 7 PM

  • Review Case Studies & ReportWriting Skills Development
  • Break
  • Marketing & Pricing Your Inspection Services
  • Corrective Services for theSenior Inspector
  • Field Identification of CarpetStyles and Types of Construction
  • Lunch
  • Macro & Digital Photography
  • Field Testing and Tool Demonstration Continued
  • Expert Witness-II
  • Senior Inspector Course Exam

Day One 8:30 AM – 5 PM

  • Student Introductions
  • Course Introduction
  • Principles of Color Repair
  • Lunch
  • Principles of Color Repair
  • Break
  • Principles of Color Repair

 

Day Two 8:30 AM – 5 PM

  • Hands-On Color Repair
  • Break
  • Lunch
  • Hands-On Color Repair
  • Break
  • IICRC Exam

Day Three 8:30 AM – 5 PM

  • Principles of Sidematch Color Correction
  • Break
  • Hands-On Sidematch Dye Correction Skills
  • Lunch
  • Hands-On Sidematch Dye Correction Skills
  • Break
  • Hands-On Sidematch Dye Correction Skills

 

Day Four 8:30 AM – 5 PM

  • Principles of Sidematch Color Correction
  • Break
  • Hands-On Sidematch Dye Correction Skills
  • Lunch
  • Hands-On Sidematch Dye Correction Skills
  • Break
  • Hands-On Sidematch Dye Correction Skills