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Class Schedule

Education and Training at Barker-Hammer

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August 10, 2018

8:30 AM – 12:00
Instructor: Steve Johnson
Registration – FREE
Receive .5 IICRC Continuing Education Credit.

Maxim Protector Class
Is protector a myth? Is it hype or a sales pitch? Or is Fabric Protector one of the best services you can offer? YOU need to know the answers to these questions. In addition to being a tremendous value to your customer, fabric protection is typically the most profitable service you can perform, some companies earn $60,000 a year, per truck, by offering Maxim Advanced.

Pet Odor Removal
Finally, an effective yet simple way to get rid of the stink. Almost every job you go on has an organic odor problem, especially odors from pets. Learn effective and simple ways to handle pet odor issues. Pet odor deodorization is an extremely valuable service for your customers and very profitable for you. With the advances in chemical formulas, it’s never been easier to eradicate pet odors, join us and learn how.

Call 952-926-7117 to Register or e-mail kristad@barker-hammer.com

August 10, 2018

12:00 PM – 4:00
Instructor: Brian Bond
Registration – FREE
Receive .5 IICRC Continuing Education Credit.

Join Brian Bond with Pro’s Choice and learn how to turn your challenges into your strengths. Learn how-to solve color correction issues, wicking issues, salt stains, urine soaked wood, passionate pet owners, marketing strategy, marketing to pet owners, customer retention and tips on how-to stay profitable. Brian will also hold a Q & A and invites you to share your industry challenges.

Brian Bond has been in the carpet cleaning industry for 22 plus years owning his company and still operates a truck on a weekly basis. Join him in solving your industry challenges.

Call 952-926-7117 to Register or e-mail kristad@barker-hammer.com

August 11, 2018

Join us for a day of family fun, food, prizes, amazing sales & more!

10% – 30% OFF Solutions
10% OFF of Accessories and Equipment

More details to be announced. . .

October 22 & 23, 2018

Instructor: Rick Ruch
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Pre-Registration – $315
If paid by 10/5/18
Registration – $365
Receive 2 IICRC Continuing Education Credit
Test fee $65 paid at the time of testing to the IICRC.

IICRC Carpet Cleaning (CCT)

The IICRC-approved Carpet Cleaning Technician (CCT) course 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 fiber, yarn and carpet constructions, style types and finishes, soiling conditions, cleaning science and methodology, and other issues and concerns faced by individuals who maintain and clean installed broadloom carpet.  When coupled with additional on-the-job training and field experience, students should be adequately prepared to perform carpet cleaning techniques and procedures. They also should be adequately prepared to accomplish further training in other IICRC-approved courses, which require CCT as a prerequisite.  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.  (2 day course; 14 hours, not including exam time, lunch and breaks)

Call 952-926-7117 to Register or e-mail kristad@barker-hammer.com

October 24, 25, & 26, 2018

Instructor: Rick Ruch
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Pre-Registration $425
If paid by 10/5/18
Registration – $465
Receive 2 IICRC Continuing Education Credit
Test fee $65. Paid at the time of testing to the IICRC.

IICRC Water Restoration (WRT)

The Water Damage Restoration Technician course is designed to teach restoration personnel that perform remediation work to give them a better concept of water damage, it’s effects and techniques for drying of structures. This course will give residential and commercial maintenance personnel the background to understand the procedures necessary to deal with water losses, sewer backflows, and contamination such as mold. (3 day course; 19 hours, not including exam time, lunch and breaks)

Call 952-926-7117 to Register or e-mail kristad@barker-hammer.com

December 11 & 12, 2018

Instructor: Bob Merkt
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Pre-Registration $TBA
If paid by 0/0/18
Registration – $TBA
Receive 2 IICRC Continuing Education Credit
Test fee $65. Paid at the time of testing to the IICRC.

The Stone, Masonry and Tile Care Technician course provides precise information for the proper maintenance and cleaning of natural and man-made (cultured) stone, ceramic tile, masonry, and grout surfaces. Students will learn the theory behind and reasons for proper tools, chemicals and equipment. Emphasis will be placed on protecting surfaces, technicians and building occupants. Students completing the course will be adequately equipped to perform maintenance-related tasks involving stone, masonry and ceramic tile surfaces. (2 day course; 14 hours, not including exam time, lunch and breaks.)

January 9 & 10, 2019

Instructor: Jessika James
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Pre-Registration $315
If paid by 12/20/19
Registration – $365
Receive 2 IICRC Continuing Education Credit
Test fee $65. paid at the time of testing to the IICRC.

The Fire and Smoke Restoration Technician course concentrates on technical procedure for successfully completing the restoration of a fire and smoke damaged environment. Students will learn how to combine technical procedures with a practical approach to managing the job site and how that relates to pricing the job. (2 day course; 14 hours, not including exam time, lunch and breaks.)

Call 952-926-7117 to Register or e-mail kristad@barker-hammer.com

January 11, 2019

Instructor: Jessika James
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Pre-Registration $315
If paid by 12/20/19
Registration – $365
Receive 2 IICRC Continuing Education Credit
Test fee $65. paid at the time of testing to the IICRC.

The Odor Control Technician course covers olfaction and odor, odor sources, detection process, theory of odor control, equipment, chemical options and applications. The student will learn how to address odors caused from biological sources such as decomposition, urine contamination, and mold, combustion sources such as fire and smoke damage, and chemical sources such as fuel oil spills or volatile organic chemicals. (1 day course; 7 hours, not including exam time, lunch and breaks.)

Call 952-926-7117 to Register or e-mail kristad@barker-hammer.com

January 22, 23, 24 & 25, 2019

Instructor: Rachel Adams
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Pre-Registration – $895
If paid by 12/7/18
Registration – $999
Receive 2 IICRC Continuing Education Credit
Test fee $150 paid at the time of testing to the IICRC.

(Prerequisite: IICRC Certification in WRT) The Applied Microbial Remediation Technician course covers mold and sewage remediation techniques to individuals engaged in property management, property restoration, IEQ investigations or other related professions. Emphasis will be placed on teaching mold and sewage remediation techniques to individuals who will perform these procedures in the field. Course graduates will be adequately equipped to perform remediation services, while protecting the health and safety of workers and occupants. (4 day course; 28 hours, not including exam time, lunch and breaks.)

Call 952-926-7117 to Register or e-mail kristad@barker-hammer.com

IICRC Color Repair Technician
March 21 & 22, 2019

Instructor: Melody David
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Pre-Registration – $349
If paid by 3/2/18
Registration – $399
Receive 2 IICRC Continuing Education Credit
Test fee $65 paid at the time of testing to the IICRC.

(Prerequisites: IICRC Certification in CCT or CCMT) The Color Repair Technician course addresses the history of color, color theory, natural and synthetic dyes, dye methods, types of dyes, types of fibers, carpet styles and dye procedures. Other topics covered include color related cleaning issues such as fading, color loss due to contamination or bleaching, and the use of cleaning agents that may affect or remove color from carpet. (2 day course; 14 hours, not including exam time, lunch and breaks.)

Call 952-926-7117 to Register or e-mail kristad@barker-hammer.com