Cleaning & Restoration Association News

CRA News - August 2012

Golf, Wine and Fun! The CRA will be hosting its 1st Annual CRA Northern California Golf Tournament on October 5 in beautiful Napa Valley! This will be a unique networking opportunity for restorers, their clients and others. If you would like to learn more about this event, including sponsorship opportunities, please visit, or contact us at 916-736-1100, ext 302.

The CRA will be representing its members to the insurance industry at the 19th Annual Claims Conference of Northern California. The conference will be put on a little earlier this year from August 15–17 in downtown Sacramento, CA.  Since 1994, the Claims Conference of Northern California has been a leader in providing continuing education for property and casualty insurance claims professionals. For more information, visit:

Training and Events coming up in August - September:

  • Aug 14-17       AMRT certification course - Phoenix, AZ
  • Aug 21-24       AMRT certification course - Santa Fe Springs, CA
  • Sept 5-7           CONNECTIONS Convention & Trade Show - Las Vegas, NV
  • Sept 19-21       ASD certification course - Rancho Cucamonga, CA
  • Sept 26-28       WRT certification course - Phoenix, AZ

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