- THE MAGAZINE
PACR members and the association’s Board of Directors and were excited to attend the annual Connections Conference and Exhibition in Clearwater Beach, Fla., April 13 -16. This event is one of PACR’s largest fundraisers of the year. PACR members who attended were able to take on “The Experience” at the beach, with one of a kind hands-on training and great relaxation and networking. We hope to see more PACR members at the Connections Convention and Tradeshow in Las Vegas, Nev., Sept. 7-9.
Upcoming EventsMay 3-6: IICRC Applied Microbial Remediation Technician Certification (AMRT) at Interlink Supply, Denver, Colo. A 4-day course that provides restorers with the necessary tools to perform mold & sewage remediation. Mold contamination has been identified as a major contributor to building related illness & poor indoor air quality. Without proper mitigation of a water loss, mold can become a problem in less than 48 hours. In addition, the effects and handling of sewage back-flow has become a major concern for the restoration industry. This course includes hands-on training. The AMRT/S Exam is offered at the conclusion of the course. Cost: PCUCA Members Early Registration $895/person or Non-Members Early Registration $995/person.
May 26 – PACR Annual Cleaning of Aurora Ronald McDonald House in Aurora, Colo. Professional Association of Cleaning & Restoration members will volunteer their time, equipment, products and energy to clean the Aurora Ronald McDonald House as a way to give back to our community. PACR members have teamed up together to clean the carpets at two local Ronald McDonald houses; the Denver House was cleaned on April 28. There is over 90,000 sq. ft. of carpet to be maintained, with a cleaning value of over $15,000. As a follow up, PACR members will take families staying at the RMH to a Colorado Rockies baseball game in August.
For questions about the PACR, upcoming courses or the companies who volunteered, please contact Jillian Olson in the PACR office at (877) 447-2822 or email her at email@example.com.