Contents Loss Specialist (CLS) Training Course (September 2021)

Date: September 15-17, 2021
Time: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm EST
Delivery Method: Virtual Webinar with Live Instructors


Contents Loss Specialist Course Overview

The RIA's Contents Loss Specialist (CLS) Advanced Certification Program is one of the four pillars of the enhanced Certified Restorer (CR) program

The course assists Contents Restoration Specialists across the country and internationally. A training program that is not only top of the line as far as content, but also brings a systematic approach to the way contents are dealt with in general.

The Contents Loss Specialist (CLS) Advanced Certification Program is recognized by insurance companies across the country as the best of its kind. Completion of this course allows for 19.5 RIA CEC credits. 


Lori Young

Art Johnson

Lori Young, CR, CLS


Art Johnson, CR,WLS,CLS



Candidates have 30-days prior to the course to complete the required prerequisites in order to become certified. If still need to take your Domain #4 (RIA Project Management Course) in order to register for an upcoming 2021 RIA Pillar Course, please contact Jessica Hall at for upcoming offerings and assistance. 

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Training Course Fees

CLS Virtual Training Course - Member


CLS Virtual Training Course - Nonmember


Exam Fees

A separate $250 exam fee will apply. Prior to the course, you will need to register for the CLS exam thru IICRC. After you have completed the CLS Training Course, you will have the opportunity to take the CLS exam online via the Proctor Free portal at a date and time that is convenient for you. You will receive additional information to register for the exam after completing the training course registration.

Cancellation Policy

The training course availability is limited to 30 attendees. Please be sure you are available to attend when registering. Cancellations must be made in writing and emailed to Cancellations received less than 30 days prior to event start date will not be granted a refund. Cancellations received 30 days prior to event start date will be granted a full refund minus a $100 administrative fee.

Course registration can be transferred to another individual from the same company at least two weeks in advance of the event start date. Transfers will not be accepted within two weeks of the event start date. In the unlikely event the training course must be canceled or rescheduled, RIA will contact you to register you in an comparable program.


Contact RIA's Education Manager, Jess Hall at or 856-380-6914.