Pat Dooley, Founder and Lead Instructor

Pat Dooley has been in the Restoration Industry since 1977. During this time Pat successfully ran eight Restoration firms
and a Carpet Cleaning Company in British Columbia Canada. In 1999 Pat sold his businesses and joined Dri-Eaz Products
as an IICRC Instructor founding what is knowntoday as the Applied Structural Drying Course. Pat not only created the curriculum, but wrote and taught the very first ASD Course.

Over the years, Pat has carried out water restoration projects to the value of 1,500,000.00 US and fire restoration projects to 2.5 million dollars. Pat participated on a catastrophic loss team to Hurricane Andrew in Homestead Florida in 1992. In 2003, he managed the largest natural disaster restoration project caused by Hurricane Isabel which included 100-year-old structures up to 300,000 square feet.

Pat has a bachelor of Commerce Degree and is a licensed Master Electrician. Pat has been a key note speaker at numerous industry functions and has proven to be a leader in the industry.He has obtained the highest levels of certification through the IICRC and is an approved instructor for Fire and Smoke damage (FST), Water Restoration Technician (WRT), Odor Control (OCT) and Applied Structural Drying (ASD).

Peter H. Sierck, Instructor

Director of Environmental Testing & Technology, Inc. in San Diego. Peter is an Industrial Hygienist and has extensive experience (last 16 years) in indoor air quality, mold investigation and remediation.

As an IICRC committee member, he helped to establish the IICRC S500 Standard and Reference Guide for Professional Water Damage Restoration, the AMRT program and the IICRC S520 Mold Remediation Standard.

Peter teaches IAQ, mold remediation and investigation classes for the last decade and works as an expert witness in a large number of mold litigation cases. Peter is a Registered Environmental Assessor (REA), Certified Indoor Air Quality Professional (CIAQP), Certified Mold Consultan (CMC) and Certified Microbial Remediation Supervisor (CMRS).

Glen Ray, Instructor CIE & WLS

Glen Ray has been in the restoration field for many years. Glen has managed thousands of water damage and fire damage claims to large scale catastrophe losses. Glen is a graduate of Southeastern Louisiana University, is a Certified Water Loss Specialist, Certified Restorer, (WLS & CR highest designation in the industry for water and fire), and the list goes on.

His experience and knowledge is shared in the classroom, providing the student with the necessary tools to be successful in the industry.

Art Johnson, CR, WLS, Instructor

Art Johnson started in the Restoration industry in1988.  He went from a 2-person company doing carpet and upholstery cleaning to assisting in the growth of one of western Canada’s largest, independently owned, full service restoration company’s. Basically he went from a one-man tech to Senior Operations Manager and Trainer.

Art’s a Water Loss Specialist (WLS), a Certified Restorer (CR), an IICRC Master Restorer and Cleaner and a Certified Value Builder.  Art has proudly served on, and, for a time, chaired the Water Loss Institute, co-chaired the Restoration Council, along with serving as the Environmental Chair for the RIA. 

Art currently is one of the lead instructors for the RIA (Restoration Industry Association) new Contents Loss Specialist Advanced Certification Program, which is one of the four pillars of the enhanced Certified Restorer (CR) program. Art is an instructor for both their Contents Science and Theory courses along with the Contents Loss Specialist Prep Course (CLS). 

He is the proud recipient of the RIA  2011 Industry recognized, Martin L. King award for outstanding service to the restoration and remediation industry. 

Art has extensive training and experience in all aspects of the restoration industry and is passionate about training and helping others transform their business to obtain their goals.