This awareness course provides an overview of activities involved with mold remediation. Participants will gain an understanding of mold ecology, health effects and how to conduct an initial inspection. Participants will learn about conducting a visual inspection and how to use non-invasive tools such as infrared cameras and moisture meters.
Students Will Learn:
- Sampling techniques available to find hidden mold and the limitations of these techniques.
- How to identify the most common fungi related to water damage.
- Methods to prevent water events and mold growth in buildings.
This course offers Continuing Education Units.