Water Restoration Technician

This IICRC WRT course will give you basic skills in water damage restoration. Earn an IICRC certification after successfully passing a post-course exam. Now available through a live stream course!

We are excited to offer IICRC WRT live stream courses! Take our Water Restoration Technician live stream course from the comfort and safety of your home or business. We use Zoom to give each student a classroom experience while enjoying the benefits of distance learning. 

After taking our WRT live stream course, take the certification exam online! Earn your WRT certification remotely today! Register for a WRT live stream course

What You Will Learn

1. Preparation for Safety
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
Equipment Safety
Identifying potential on-the-job hazards
2. Preventing Further Damage (Mitigation)
Locating source
Protecting structure, furniture and other contents
3. Developing a Scope
Determining migration of water
Evaluating class and category of water loss
Understanding materials: Carpet, pad, flooring, sub-flooring, walls, etc.
Drying methods
4. Water Extraction
Extraction Tools
5. Measuring and Monitoring Moisture Levels
Moisture levels in materials and in the air
Meters and psychrometry
6. Installing Equipment
Equipment types
Equipment quantity and placement
Monitoring progress
Reconfiguring and adjusting equipment
7. Return to Pre-Loss Condition
Resetting contents


The Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC) is the certifying body of the cleaning and restoration industry. The IICRC has created ANSI certified standards including the S500 and S520. Remediation Training Institute is an IICRC certified school.