This course is designed to help you expand your thermal testing business to include infrared moisture surveys.
Providing this service will help your clients understand the source and extent of hidden water damage and moisture
that could lead to significant structural damage or microbial growth. A professional infrared moisture survey report
can be used to help guide repair efforts, to aid those writing mold remediation protocols, or to document expensive
water damage claims for insurance policies.
This course will teach you the use and operation of infrared cameras, how to conduct proper thermal surveys, and the process for investigating and positively identifying moisture using infrared. You will also learn methods to locate the source and extent of hidden moisture, and how to prepare and deliver a professional infrared moisture survey report. A previous Level 1 Thermographer certification is recommended, but not required. You do not need an infrared camera to take this course.
Prerequisites: Level I Thermographer Certification, or 24 course hours in thermography basics, or equivalent thermography work experience.
This is one of the only infrared moisture survey courses available anywhere, and provides outstanding infrared training for an excellent value. Written in easy-to-understand language, the thermal training is accompanied by many examples, videos, and practice exercises to help you become familiar with the concepts.
You Will Learn To
Differentiate between moisture and other thermal anomalies that look similar.
Trace hidden moisture trails to their source and use thermal capacitance differences to survey flat roofs
Avoid false temperature change that can result from differences in emissivity, reflectivity, transmissivity, and target surface geometry
Ways to improve the quality of a thermal image by understanding resolution, palette, range, and image contrast
Create infrared moisture survey reports that document conditions, make recommendations, and use post-processed radiometric images
As you complete each lesson, you will use interactive flash cards and take practice quizzes that will test and verify your knowledge simultaneously through instant online feedback. Your results are saved in the cloud so you can easily track your progress.
The course includes a quick-start online DVD that will help guide you in starting a successful infrared business. Other benefits include infrared moisture survey report templates, a pre-survey agreement, and our toll free support to help you get started. When you finish the course and pass the final exam, you will be a Certified Infrared Moisture Surveyor and will possess the knowledge and skills needed to start a full or part-time business, or expand your existing infrared business.
Continuing education credits. This course qualifies for (14) Continuing Education Units from the Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC). Certified Infrared Moisture Survey Course (CRMI) (#2322) for infrared moisture surveys.
Disclaimer: The IICRC does not endorse any educational provider, product, offering, or service. The Institute expressly disclaims responsibility or warranty for third-party publications, products, or instruction. The approved status does not award IICRC Certification.
Adjusting and using a thermal
imaging IR camera
Preparing a site for an infrared moisture survey
Moving an area into transition and establishing Delta-T
Defining the scope and limitations of the survey
Methods for conducting a thermal moisture survey
Read the Course Objectives
Infrared Moisture Survey Online Course, Infrared Infrared Business Start-up Online DVD, Online Flashcards &
Testing, Moisture Survey Template, Infrared Moisture Surveyor Certification, Phone and Online Support
Free Bonuses: $399 Infrared Inspection Report Creator, $149 InspectHost Business Website, $195 National Association of Infrared Surveyors (NAIS) Membership
NAIS Membership for Infrared Training Graduates
As a gold-level NAIS-accredited training provder, PHII can offer all infrared training course graduates a free 1-year membership in the National Association of Infrared Surveyors (NAIS), a national non-profit professional infrared thermography association and a $195 value.
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