Odor Control Technician (OCT) – July 21


20 still available


This IICRC Odor Control Technician (OCT) course covers olfaction and odor, odor sources, detection process, theory of odor control, equipment, chemical options and applications. The student will learn how to address odors caused from biological sources such as decomposition, urine contamination, and mold, combustion sources such as fire and smoke damage, and chemical sources such as fuel oil spills or volatile organic chemicals.


Topics to be Covered Include:

  • Odor sources, detection process, and theory of odor control
  • Chemical options and applications
  • Sanitize, disinfect, enzyme, and sealants
  • Vapor diffusion technology
  • Antimocrobials, ‘pairing agents’, and deodorizers and how to use them

 Biological Sources:

  • Decomposition
  • Urine Contamination
  • Mold

Combustion Sources:

  • Fuel Oil Spills
  • Volatile Organic Chemicals

 Chemical Sources:

  • Efficient Wand Strokes
  • Labor Saving Tricks
  • Grooming

IICRC Exam Fees:  $80.00 for certification exam; retests will be $80.00. These fees are in addition to the registration fee, and are paid directly to IICRC. Please be sure attendees have the proper fees available when attending class.


Course: Odor Control Technician (OCT)
When: July 21
Time: 9am-5pm
Where: Nutech 3784 W 11 Mile Rd Berkley MI 48072 – ZOOM
Cost: $199.00
Instructor: Gary Loiben
This course requires WIFI and you must have your own device to stream the class.
Join us for 1 day of IICRC training on fire and smoke restoration with Gary Loiben, an expert in his field. The Fire and Smoke Restoration Technician course is designed to teach restoration personnel that perform remediation work to give them a better concept of fire and smoke damage.
*An Attendee may cancel class and receive a full refund up to 10 days prior to the start date of the class. If cancellation occurs LESS THAN 10 DAYS prior to the start date of the class, NO REFUNDS OR COURSE TRANSFERS WILL BE ISSUED!
THERE IS A $80 TEST FEE PAYABLE TO THE IICRC PER ATTENDEE. YOU OR YOUR TECHNICIAN MUST PROVIDE YOUR OWN FORM OF PAYMENT. THIS PAYMENT IS PROCESSED BY THE IICRC IN LAS VEGAS. WE DO NOT PROCESS THE PAYMENT HERE AT NU-TECH. You may provide them with a credit card number including expiration and CVV code. The student will give this payment to the instructor after the exam on the FINAL DAY OF CLASS.