Carpet Cleaning Technician

Class Description

What is the IICRC CCT course objective?

Professional residential carpet cleaning takes technical knowledge of wall-to-wall carpet construction, soiling characteristics, and its effect on the indoor environment. Technicians must learn the highly specialized skills to properly evaluate, clean, maintain, and troubleshoot the specific issues found in residential homes, rentals, and apartments. BONUS! This class will also cover light commercial cleaning such as restaurants, offices, and clinics!

What is the online IICRC CCT like?

Restoration Certified is an IICRC Approved School recognized as “The Best Online Restoration School” that caters to true cleaning and restoration professionals. Our class size is capped at 25 students so you won’t be just another tiny face on the instructor’s screen – each student can receive the individual attention and premier education he or she wants or needs. Our award-winning instructors will use simple explanations and fun, engaging learning lessons, and state-of-the-art presentation platforms and materials to provide the knowledge necessary to understand procedures and processes…and pass the IICRC Certification exam!

What will I learn in the IICRC CCT class?

  • Carpet fiber & construction identification
  • Residential carpet installations
  • The science of soils & chemicals
  • Inspection techniques
  • Tools & equipment
  • Professional cleaning processes
  • Soiling characteristics & troubleshooting
  • Spotting practices
  • Client communication

How many questions are on the IICRC CCT exam?

Currently, there are 108 multiple-choice questions on the IICRC CCT certification exam.

Is the IICRC CCT exam hard?

Not if you take our course! At Restoration Certified we take our motto seriously: “Certified. Guaranteed.” This class structure will include all the necessary study guides, workbooks, exam preparation tools and comprehension exercises so you feel confident to take the IICRC CCT certification exam. Click here to see the Restoration Certified Exam Pass Guarantee.

Can I take the IICRC CCT exam online?

Absolutely! In fact, if you take an online CCT course the IICRC requires the student to take the online CCT certification exam within 45 days upon completion of the course. If you are a little nervous or anxious about taking the exam and want a little extra time to study we highly recommend considering the online CCT course. You have 45 extra days to study!
If the CCT course is presented in-person the instructor will distribute and monitor the hand-written exam immediately following the course…and the exam can only be taken at the time of distribution.

How much does the IICRC CCT exam cost?

The IICRC CCT exam fee is $80.00. The CCT course registration does not include IICRC certification exam application fee. All certification exam oversight and fees are handled by the IICRC. Click here for directions on how to register for an IICRC exam.

How long will it take to get my IICRC CCT Certification after I pass the exam?

After you have successfully passed the CCT exam by obtaining a score of 75% or more, the IICRC will send out your certification documents in 4-6 weeks.

What are the benefits of being IICRC CCT Certified?

Being IICRC CCT certified instantly sets a technician apart from the crowd. The IICRC is a globally recognized organization that establishes and promotes high standards within the restoration industry and CCT certification is a badge of honor that demonstrates a commitment to excellence and adherence to industry Standards and best practices. Hiring a certified technician can provide peace of mind to your clients, insurance adjusters, and other materially interested parties. IICRC certification is a testament to a technician’s commitment to professionalism and customer satisfaction.

What classes should I take after the IICRC CCT course?

The CCT course is the first step on your journey to an exciting career in the disaster restoration industry! We highly recommend you follow the CCT with IICRC HST Health and Safety Technician, IICRC UFT Upholstery and Fabric Cleaning Technician, and IICRC OCT Odor Control Technician.

What classes do I need to become an IICRC Master Textile Cleaner?

Obtaining IICRC Master Textile Cleaner designation is the pinnacle of any cleaning or restoration technician’s career. To obtain Master Textile Cleaner designation the student must successfully certify in the following IICRC courses: CCT or CCMT, OCT, RRT, and CRT. To learn more about the IICRC Master designations click here.

Course registration does not include IICRC certification exam application fee. All certification exam oversight and fees are handled by the IICRC. Click here for IICRC exam registration information.

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Carpet Cleaning Technician

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