The Painting & Disaster Restoration Academy has joined nationally recognized associations who are committed to supporting the construction industry and workforce development specifically to painting and disaster restoration.
Our certifying partners share the common interest in the goals and objectives of the Academy:
- Establish and be recognized as a high quality, high performing Academy raising the professionalism of the construction industry.
- Increase the skilled craft workforce in painting and disaster restoration
- Offer certifications in water mitigation, fire & smoke damage restoration, mold remediation, and vandalism and crime scene clean up.
- Benefit the community by partnering with outreach organizations such as Build Your Future and Hardhat Heroes.
Associated Builders and Contractors is recognized as one of the leading organizations representing America’s business community and the U.S. construction industry. The Greater Michigan chapter represents those builders and contractors in the Michigan area.
PCA is the only trade association dedicated to the success of the nearly 310,000 painting contractors in America and Canada. PCA offers contractor members many opportunities to develop and grow through participation in education programs, attendance at local networking meetings, use of PCA Industry Standards and much more. Explore the PCA website to learn more about why PCA Painters Are Better.
Painting & Disaster Restoration Academy is an affiliate member of PCA.
Founded in 1946, RIA has evolved into the premiere international organization for cleaning and restoration companies. RIA Members are the leaders in the industry. Twelve hundred members strong and growing, RIA represents more than 20,000 individuals worldwide. RIA publishes the award-winning industry magazine, "Cleaning & Restoration". C&R has been in publication for over 40 years and continues as the leading source of technical and business information for the cleaning and restoration arts and sciences.