IICRC Complete Carpet Care (CCT)
The IICRC-approved Carpet Cleaning Technician (CCT) is a 2 day certification course and is designed to teach the art and science of carpet cleaning to professional service providers, as well as others in related industries. Emphasis is placed on practical application, identifying fibre, yarn and carpet constructions, style types and finishes, soiling conditions, cleaning science and methodology, health & safety and other issues and concerns faced by individuals who maintain and clean installed carpet. The course is designed to cover pre-inspection, fibre identification, basic cleaning chemicals and equipment, and proper cleaning techniques and procedures with a residential and light commercial emphasis.
This class will be hosted via LIVE stream through ZOOM from 8.30 AM – 5PM over 2 days and covers all the essentials a professional carpet cleaner needs to know. This
(2-day course; 14 hours, not including exam time, lunch, and breaks)
The course is followed by an optional on-line exam which must be taken within 45-days of the start date of the course. The exam fee is $65 US dollars and is payable by credit or debit card to the IICRC once you have booked your course. Instructions on how and when to book the exam will be sent after reserving your place on the course.
All materials needed for the school will be provided for you.
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A comprehensive 2-day carpet care school to increase your knowledge and understanding of different carpets and fibres.
At the end of the 2nd day you will be able to take the course online exam to become a certified Carpet Care Technician (CCT). (Undertaking both UFT & CCT courses/exams also qualifies you for NCCA membership application.)
The Carpet Cleaning Technician (CCT) course is designed to teach the skill and science of carpet cleaning to individuals & businesses that want to offer a professional confident service. Emphasis is placed on practical application, identifying fibre, yarn and carpet constructions, dyes, style types and finishes, soiling conditions, cleaning science and methodology.
When faced with on-the-job training and field experience, the technician will be adequately prepared to carry out the carpet cleaning techniques and procedures. The course is designed to cover pre-inspection, fabric identification, basic cleaning chemicals and equipment, and proper cleaning techniques and procedures with a residential and light commercial emphasis.
The course makes sure you achieve an understanding of fibre types and sources, fibre identification, the difference in soil types and the chemistry of removing those soils. The class also covers pre-inspection, qualifying the job and cleaning procedures as well as carpet construction and proper installation. The advantages and disadvantages of the five basic types of carpet cleaning will be discussed along with spot removal techniques from any substances, including dye change and latent spots.
Consumers look for and trust symbols of technical proficiency and high ethical standards. With the logo and certification, you and your company are immediately recognisable as the industry’s best.
For those who are unfamiliar with IICRC (Institute of Inspection Cleaning Restoration & Certification): The IICRC is a certification and standard-setting non-profit organisation for the inspection, cleaning and restoration industries. In partnership with regional and international trade associations, the IICRC serves more than 25 countries with offices in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Australia and Japan.