Sam Zarcone

Sam Zarcone's Curriculum Vitae

Zarcone Inspections
P.O. Box 11 541 S. Sandusky Ave.
Phone: (800)  462-1584 or 419-562-5939
Fax: (419)  562-4576
Career History
My career started in the floor covering and restoration business in 1968 and since then I have continuously been involved in the carpet, wood, resilient, ceramic and related fields providing inspections, cleaning, maintenance, and repair services. I have attended 100's of hours of training and educational seminars and earned many certificiations in the inspection, installation, cleaning, restoration areas and I strive daily to continue this education.

Additional Certifications
~ Certified IICRC Senior Carpet Inspector #43818

~ Certified IICRC Resilient/VCT Inspector #43818

~ FCITS Certified Carpet Inspector #1377

~ AFS (Advanced Flooring Specialists)
Certified Commercial Carpet Inspector

~ Certifed IICRC Substrate/Subfloor Inspector #43818

~ Certified Hard Surface Inspector-Inspector Training Services#152

~ Advanced Hardwood Inspector Certification- Inspector Training Service #152

~ Certified Laminate Inspector-Inspector Training Services #152

~ Certified FloorCovering Installer's Assoc. Carpet Inspector #10306

~ (CTEF) Ceramic Tile Educational Foundation Inspection Course

~ National Wood Flooring Association (NWFA) Certified Inspector
(NWFA) #CP217807

~ National Oak Manufacturing Association Inspector-in-Review
Formal Education
~ Bucyrus High School 1962-1965
~ Bliss Business College 1965-67
~ U.S. Army 67-69
~ Ohio State Univerisity 1969-1974 Education Major
~ Additional education courses taken in the 1980's and 1990's
~ Subsitute school teacher
Industry Training Seminars
~ IICRC - Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification

~ IICRC Resilient Inspector's Course

~ IICRC Senior Carpet Inspector's Course

~ IICRC Subsrate/Subfloor Inspector's Course

~ National Wood Flooring Association(NWFA) Inspector's Course

~ National Oak Manufacturing Assoc. (NOFMA Inspector's Course)

~ National Wood Flooring Assoc. (NWFA) Inspector's Course

~ National Wood Flooring Assoc. (NWFA) Certified Inspector

~ Inspector Training Services -ITS-Certified Hard Surface Inspection Course

~ NALFA (North American Laminate Flooring Association) Inspector
Course ) Certified NALFA (laminate flooring) Inspector

~ IICRC Wood, Laminate, Inspector Course

~ Howard Brickman's Advanced Wood Inspector's Course (ITS)

~ CFI Technical Certification Wood and Laminate Installation

~Kiln Drying Operator's Course /Haywood College/North Carolina
State University

~Tes Restorative Water Damage Drying seminar

~North Carolina State University Engineered Wood Flooring for Inspectors

~North Carolina State University Engineered Flooring Moisture Course

~North Carolina State University Moisture in the Home Course

~North Carolina State University Concrete Subfloor Course

~ Virginia Tech University Hardwood Flooring Course

~ Virginia Tech University Engineered Wood Course

~ Wood Identification Course-University of Wisconsin Forest Products Lab

~ Ceramic Tile Education Foundation (CTEF) Inspector's Course)

~ Certified FloorCovering Installer's Assoc. Carpet Inspector's Course (CFI)

~ CFI Pattern Installation Workshop

~ Shaw Carpet Commercial Installation and Pattern Installation Certification Program

~ Shaw Side Match and Color Correction Course

~ Advanced Flooring Systems Side Match Correction Course

~ Mohawk Carpet Installation Course

~ Mohawk Commercial Carpet Tile Inspection Seminar

~ Advanced Flooring Specialist (AFS)
Commercial Carpet Inspection Course

~ L & N Inspection Training Seminar

~ Inspect Solutions Inspection Training Seminar

~ Advanced Flooring Specialists- Correction Course

~ Advanced Flooring Specialists-Side Match/Color Blending Course

~ Shaw Commercial Carpet Inspection Seminar

~ Carpet Cushion Council Inspection and Training

~ IICRC Certifications #43818
*Senior Practicing Carpet Inspector
*Certified Resilient Flooring Inspector
*Certified Subfloor and Substrate Inspector
*Certified Master Carpet Cleaner
*Certified Master Water Damage Restorer
*Certified Master Textile Cleaner
*Certified Master Smoke and Fire Restorer
*Certified Floor Care Technician
*Certified Stone, Masonry & Ceramic Tile Cleaning
*Certified Fire and Smoke Restoration Specialist
*Certified Carpet Color Repair
*Certified Commercial Carpet Maintenance
*Certified Applied Structural Drying Specialist
*Certified Applied Microbial Remediatin Technician
*Certified Upholstery and Fabric Cleaner
*Certified Health and Safety Technician
*Certified Odor Control Specialist
*Certified Carpet Repair and Reinstallation
* IICRC Special Adward - Master Cleaning Technician

~ Pergo Laminate Installation Course

~ Certified Konnecto Flooring Installer and Inspector

~ CFI Technical Certification Resilient/Vinyl Installation

~ Team of Flooring Inspectors Associate

~ Johnsonite Flooring Inspector Course

~ Tarkett Resilient Advanced Installer's Course

~ Tarkett's Commercial Resilient Inspector's Course

~ National Wood Flooring Association - Wood Installation Course

~ National Oak Manufacturer's Assoc. (NOFMA) Installation Course

~ NWFA Intermediate Wood Flooring Installation Course

~ NWFA Intermediate Sand and Finsih Course

~ NWFA Engineered Wood Flooring Installation Course

~ NWFA Subfloor Solutions Course

~ Basic Coatings Tykote System Course

~ Ardex Ceramic Tile System Training

~ Ardex System One Moisture Training

~ Ardex Ceramic Tile Installation Training

~ Schluter Shower Systems Seminar for Water Proofing

~Schluter Sysems Kerdi-Board Installation Seminar

~Schluter Systems Ditra Installation Seminar

~ Mapei Floor Covering Installation Systems Training Program

~ Concrete Testing Laboratory (CTL) seminar
"Measuring Moisture in Concrete"

Industry Association Memberships
National Wood Flooring Association(NWFA) #321452
National Independent Carpet and Flooring Inspectors(NICFI)
International Certified FloorCovering Installer's Association(CFI)
World Floor Covering Association(WFCA) #18909
International Institute of Cleaning, Restoration and Certification
(IICRC) #43818
Certified Claims Inspectors Association (CCIA) #1377
ICR (International Certification Registry)
Commercial Sites Inspected
Cities Inspected