UFT: Upholstery Fabric Technician
The Upholstery and Fabric Cleaning Technician course covers upholstery fiber categories, fiber identification and testing, manufacturing of the fiber and fabric, chemistry of cleaning, upholstery cleaning methods, protections, spotting and potential problems. A student will have a specific knowledge about fabric and fiber content, as well as furniture construction. This enables students to identify limitations and potential cleaning related problems, on a given piece of upholstery. (2 day course; 14 hours, not including exam time, lunch and breaks.)
Aaron Groseclose: CCT, UFT, OCT, RCT.
Aaron is the president of MasterBlend. A Colorado based manufacturer of rug and carpet cleaning chemicals and equipment. He is a Senior Carpet Inspector, Master Textile Cleaner, and Certified Rug Specialist and develops and instructs carpet, upholstery and oriental rug cleaning seminars in the United States, Europe and Asia. He is the co-developer of the Master Rug Cleaner Program, co-author of A Comprehensive Guide to Oriental and Specialty Rug Cleaning and a regular columnist for ICS magazine. He has five grown children and now is a california Resident.