About Adam Jankowski


Adam Jankowski MBICSc. MISSE Tech IOSH

Adam is a consultant and consultant trainer with The Restoration Academy UK Limited. With over 25 years of experience, he is one of the most prolific trainers in the industry working with some of the most significant suppliers of products and services in our industry. Adam was a director of The National Carpet Cleaners Association for 5 years and has served on the UK Advisory Council of the IICRC (Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification – an international standards and certification body for our industry). Adam worked as an expert witness/consultant for the BBC’s Watchdog/Rogue Traders program (aired on 4th November 2010) on an alleged carpet cleaning scam and advised the BBC on a pilot program which was to include a carpet identification challenge.

Adam is a Member of the British Institute of Cleaning Science (BICSc) and holds memberships with The British Damage Management Association (BDMA), Indoor Air Quality UK (IAQUK), Institute of Safety and Health (IOSH) and is a Member of the Institute of Specialist Surveyors and Engineers (ISSE).

Adam’s qualifications/certifications include:

  • National General Certificate in Safety and Health (NEBOSH)
  • Carpet and Upholstery Cleaning Technician (National Carpet Cleaners Association)
  • WoolSafe Fibre Care Specialist (by the WoolSafe Organisation)
  • WoolSafe Registered Carpet Inspector
  • WoolSafe Registered Instructor
  • BDMA Level 1 Technician (British Damage Management Association)
  • Carpet Cleaning Technician (IICRC)
  • Upholstery Cleaning Technician (IICRC)
  • Leather Cleaning Technician (IICRC)
  • (Oriental & Speciality…) Rug Cleaning Technician (IICRC)
  • Carpet Repair and Re-Installation Technician (IICRC)
  • Odour Control Technician (IICRC)
  • Commercial Carpet Maintenance Technician (IICRC)
  • (Carpet) Colour Repair Technician (IICRC)
  • Water Damage Restoration Technician (IICRC)
  • Applied Microbial Remediation Technician (IICRC)
  • Applied Structural Drying Technician (IICRC)
  • Fire & Smoke Restoration Technician (IICRC)
  • Health & Safety Technician (IICRC)

With the above qualifications Adam, the IICRC has awarded Adam the designations:

  • Master Textile Cleaner
  • Master Fire & Smoke Damage Restorer
  • Master Water Damage Restorer

In addition to the above qualifications, Adam has also qualified within the IICRC as an instructor in:

  • Carpet Cleaning
  • Upholstery Cleaning
  • Water Damage Restoration
  • Applied Structural Drying
  • Fire & Smoke Damage Remediation
  • Odour Control
  • Applied Microbial Remediation

Adam is a consultant instructor for the Woolsafe Organisation and teaches as an independent instructor and consultant for other clients such as The National Flood School, Legend Brands (Chemspec and Dri-Eaz) and Prochem (Europe) Limited. His teaching subjects also include:

  • Hard Floor Cleaning
  • Advanced Spot & Stain Removal
  • Practical Use of Moisture Meters
  • Specialist Drying Techniques
  • Blood Borne Pathogen & Trauma Scene Remediation
  • Mould Remediation

Adam’s competencies include:

  • Thermography (in general but specific to Water Damage Remediation)
  • Indoor Air Quality
  • Allergy Control (specific to House Dust Mites)