Class Overview

Every home, every building and every vehicle provides the opportunity for odor remediation services. Odors caused from smoke, water, pet problems, cigarette smoke, cooking, skunk, dead animal and bacteria can all be remediated. Millions of dollars in property is replaced every year due to odor problems.

This one-day seminar will teach you how to salvage and restore much of this discarded material. You will be given techniques that will allow you to help your customer without causing them any embarrassment. You will learn the principles of deodorization, the chemicals, equipment and procedures used to permanently remove odors.

For time and money invested, this class will provide a superb return on investment.

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  • Finding the source of odors
  • Handling light, moderate and heavy odor situations
  • Effective removal of smoke odors
  • How to provide customers with GUARANTEED pet odor removal
  • How to estimate profitably
  • The theory of odors
  • Sales and marketing
  • Unrevealed trade secrets

This course has been approved for (7) IICRC CECs.

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Class Schedule - All Times Mountain (Denver)


7:45 am - Check-In

8:30am - Class begins

4:00pm - Class Ends

Meet Your Instructor

Shawn Bisaillon

Shawn Bisaillon has been teaching professionally for over 20 years. He holds credentials as an Approved IICRC Instructor, IICRC Master Textile cleaner, and Master Restorer.

He apprenticed about cleaning and restoring oriental rugs starting at age 18. After working with the family cleaning business for several years, he moved on to work with equipment and chemical manufacturers and eventually as an industry expert began offering industry training classes. 

Shawn Bisaillon IICRC Instructor

What students say...

John Alston

"Very entertaining and educational"

by John Alston

Taking Shawn's Zoom class was awesome! He kept me engaged even after working the night before, and I was very tired. But the pace, and teaching flow is what made it possible for me to hang on! I give him seven stars with five being the highest ... very entertaining and educational!!!

"I felt very confident and the end result was great"

by Bill Grover

Just completed a large odor job. A raccoon infestation lots of urine damage, etc. prior to your class I would have never taken it. Today I felt very confident and the end result was great.

IICRC Certification

To earn certification, students must pass the certification exam, which is available for an additional fee paid directly to the IICRC.

Students must visit to register online and submit the exam fee prior to or on the first day of class.

Please keep a copy of your payment confirmation or have the means to log in at the end of the scheduled class to report to the instructor once exam registration is complete. You will need to provide proof of registration to complete the exam on the last day of training. Please contact the IICRC with any questions regarding this process.

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Zoom is the videoconferencing program that we'll be using and therefore it is required to have Zoom installed ahead of the class along with a solid internet connection. Here are the Zoom requirements. And the Zoom FAQ page.

The IICRC website offers the most up to date information. Please check out their FAQ about online classes.

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