Continuing Education Credits:

Upholstery and Fabric Cleaning Course


This two (2) day Course certified by the IICRC and taught by us enables students to identify limitations and potential cleaning related problems on a given piece of upholstery.

TIPS for the classroom:

  • Classes are held at 1145 Commons Blvd, Reading PA  19605
  • Breakfast, lunch, beverages & snacks provided everyday by RTI
  • All classes are 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Registration begins at 7:30 AM
  • There is a $50 cancellation fee per student
  • No refund if cancelled 10 days prior to class, No refund for no-shows

Joey Pickett is president of Service Consultants and Joey’s Carpet Care of Lexington, KY. With over 34 years of experienced, he is recognized by the IICRC as a Certified Master Cleaning Technician, Restorer, and Senior Inspector. He serves on the IICRC standard committee including as contents chapter co-chair of the S-500 water damage restoration standard, chairman of the S-300 upholstery and fine fabric cleaning standard, and has provided peer review for several other standards. He has served as a teacher and consultant to insurance companies. Joey is well known as an IICRC approved instructor, TV and radio personality, and offers presentations on a wide variety of technical, management, marketing, and inspirational topics.  He works or has worked as an industry consultant and coach to cleaning and restoration companies, he has served as a teacher and consultant to insurance companies, Carpet and Fiber manufacturers, Consumer reporting agencies, Chemical and Equipment Manufacturers and Suppliers, the BBB, LMCCA, AMFA and several others.

The Upholstery and Fabric Cleaning Technician Certification course covers upholstery fiber categories, fiber identification and testing, manufacturing of the fiber and fabric, chemistry of cleaning, upholstery cleaning methods, protections, spotting and potential problems. A student will have a specific knowledge about fabric and fiber content, as well as furniture construction. This enables students to identify limitations and potential cleaning related problems, on a given piece of upholstery.

To get the upholstery and fabric cleaning certification you need to pass the UFT exam after attending 2 days of training. Lunch and snacks with adequate breaks will be provided. Get the training and certification you need by booking a class with us now.

Upholstery and Fabric Cleaning Technician (UFT) Certification

Upholstery & Fabric Cleaning Certification

About the Upholstery and Fabric Cleaning Instructor: Joey Pickett