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What is the IICRC Organization?
The IICRC is the Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification, a non-profit organization for the cleaning and restoration industry. The IICRC, originally named the International Institute of Carpet and Upholstery Cleaning Inc. (IICUC), was founded in 1972 by Ed York. Since starting in 1972, the IICRC has evolved into a global organization with more than 60,000 active Certified Technicians and more than 6,000 Certified Firms around the world.
The IICRC is managed by its Board of Directors, which is comprised of 15 industry leaders elected by the IICRC’s Shareholders. The Board of Directors’ function is to represent the various interests of the Registrants while leading the direction of the organization. The Board of Directors meets four times per year and is tasked with the responsibility of helping shape future policies of the organization and uphold the standards that help shape the industry.
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The mission of the IICRC is to establish and advance globally recognized standards and certifications for the inspection, cleaning, restoration and installation industries.
Respect – We will treat everyone we encounter in our interactions through the IICRC in the same manner we would wish to be treated.
Responsible – We will work to assure that the obligations and stated goals of the IICRC are met in a timely fashion.
Integrity - We will establish and maintain a culture characterized by honesty, high values and exceptional standards of conduct.
Excellence – We will accept nothing less than the best in leadership, quality and service.
Expert – We will continue to build the IICRC’s reputation as the leading authority and source of professional knowledge in the industry.
The Global Resource Center (GRC), the IICRC Headquarters, is located at 4043 S. Eastern Ave in Las Vegas, Nevada. The GRC is a 20,000 square foot facility including administrative services for IICRC Certified Technicians and Firms, an Education department for IICRC Approved Instructors and Schools, Marketing, Human Resources, and a large training center for events and meeting space.