Restoration Industry Association Member Benefits

The Restoration Industry Association is the oldest and largest non-profit, professional trade association dedicated to providing leadership and promoting best practices through advocacy and professional qualifications for the restoration industry.

Representing cleaning and restoration professionals specializing in textiles, environmental issues, and restoration; RIA provides credibility, education and business improvement events to maximize industry exposure and advance knowledge in the cleaning and restoration industry. With an extensive network of professionals working towards similar goals, RIA has become a trusted resource of knowledge for those involved in cleaning and restoration.

As a member of RIA, you will have access to many benefits to help broaden your business opportunities, strengthen your training programs and promote your professionalism to the industry and beyond. All employees within an RIA member company are entitled to the receive member discounts and member benefits offered.  

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Restoration Industry Networking

Restoration Industry Networking
 

Restoration Convention + Industry Expo
RIA members receive deep discounts to attend the industry’s premier event designed to bring together restoration professionals with industry vendors for networking and education. Learn about the latest trends in technology, best business practices, and network with leaders of the reconstruction and restoration industry. RIA is going Virtual for the 2020 event. Register Today!

Restoration Industry Resources

Restoration Industry Resources


C&R Magazine
C&R Magazine provides restorers with in-depth articles on best practices, industry trends and important resources. The quarterly magazine is free to RIA members and you will need to login using your membership credentials to access the issues. 

C&R Monthly Updates
C&R Monthly e-news keeps restorers in the know. Stay abreast of the latest RIA news, advocacy updates, industry news and more. 

Restoration Advocacy Resources

Restoration Advocacy Resources
 

Industry Briefings on Key Issues
RIA brings together industry experts to provide updates and information on key advocacy issues facing restorers, tools and information to help restorers succeed. industry briefings designed to provide members with tools, resources and information to 

Restoration Industry Professional Development

Restoration Industry Professional Development
 

Training Courses
RIA training courses are led by industry experts and will help you advance your career by preparing for certification and maintaining your continuing education. Training courses are provided in a variety of formats including, in-person, live webinars and on-demand.

Restoration Industry Certifications

Restoration Industry Certifications
 

Advanced Designations
Considered the premier certifications within the restoration industry, RIA oversees a variety of advanced certification programs. Within each specialty, candidates undertake a rigorous course of study and research culminating with a standardized certification exam. As an RIA certified restoration professional you are asserting your skill set, experience, and dedication to the industry and your peers.

Labor Calculator
 

As a member of the Restoration Industry Association (RIA), your membership provides you free access to the Labor Calculator created by JRCC and Enlightened Restoration Solutions to help contractors understand pricing (a $100 value). This proprietary labor rate calculator will help you create your own price list. RIA members can access this members only benefit here.

Restoration Industry Mentoring

Restoration Industry Mentoring
 

Mentorship Program
If you want a different result tomorrow, you have to do something different today. Join the RIA mentor program today, and take a step toward a better future tomorrow! At RIA, we believe in providing mentoring relationships that thrive on cooperation and partnership. We serve both existing and the next generation of leaders who are seeking mentorship guidance at all levels of the business by sharing the wealth of available resources, wisdom, and experience of successful restoration professionals.

Restoration Equipment & Product Discounts

Restoration Equipment & Product Discounts
 

Sunbelt Affinity Program
Sunbelt Rentals is committed to being a preferred supplier to RIA and its subsidiaries, and with our National Account partnership, we can further support you with the information and resources you need. RIA members receive significant rental discounts and may be eligible to receive a volume allowance % back on their Sunbelt Rentals. Save on rental discounts today!

AiME Affinity Program
AiME instantly reviews estimates providing consistent, fair, and intelligent responses to augment your ability to write and review insurance estimates for homes and businesses. AiME provides training and education, resulting in improved accuracy, completeness of scope, and improved cycle times. RIA members receive a discount on the first six months of an AiME subscription. Sign up today!

Visibility in the Restoration Marketplace

Visibility in the Restoration Marketplace
 

Find a Member & Find a Certified Professional Directory
RIA members receive increased visibility in the marketplace through listings on the RIA Find a Member and Find a Certified Professional Directory. Members can show customers their commitment to professionalism and quality by displaying the RIA logo and certification logos for their certified personnel.