Archive for April, 2009


Wednesday, April 15th, 2009

Best Training School, LLC a training provider for many states, announced today that they will be bringing their classes to Portland OR for a BTS Regional Training scheduled for June 4-6, 2009. This event will feature classes on indoor air quality, power savings devices, mold inspection and assessment certified by NORMI, the National Organization of Remediators and Mold Inspectors. Scheduled in the line-up will be training by activTek Environmental, an IAQ Solutions manufacturer based in Dallas, TX who produces commercial indoor air quality products.

“We are very excited about this upcoming event,” said Mr. Hoffman, Executive Director of NORMI. “This event gives the local contractors, mold professionals, home inspectors, and general public an opportunity to receive the very best training available in their specific area of interest. We have been to Portland before and look forward to the typically good reception from the professionals in that beautiful area of the country.”

Best Training School, LLC offers both ONLINE and ONSITE trainings and NORMI provides certifications and one of the strongest support systems in the industry for its members. To register for a class, go to and for more information on NORMI go to or call 877.251.2296


Wednesday, April 15th, 2009

It was announced today that NORMI, the National Organization of Remediators and Mold Inspectors, will now be offering, to its Bronze, Silver, and Gold Members, including all active affiliates and accredited members, a Special Health (Medical) benefits program that will include a personally tailored health provision, $150,000 accidental death benefit, and a $1,500/mo. disability income for accidents. This is an exclusive benefit package just for Active NORMI Members and the insurance carrier “guarantees” that NORMI members cannot get a better price from anyone in the country!

“Our organization is virtually filled with entrepreneurs who find getting adequate health insurance a real challenge in today’s economy. I have personally had my insurance cancelled without notice and scrambled to find something that would work for my wife and me. This benefit will provide an opportunity for us to attract new affiliates who want to join our organization simply because of this one benefit,” said Doug Hoffman, Executive Director of NORMI. “We offer a tremendous support system for anyone who is involved in the construction industry and we believe professionals will be attracted to all the things we have to offer-this just sweetens the pot!”

The insurance provider will require continual membership in the organization and the benefit will not be available to inactive members. A special landing page is being developed for the members who request a quote and that page will be linked to the password protected area of the website. Members will require their NORMI ID to qualify and membership status will be verified before the policy is issued.

“Professionals who are actively searching for adequate health insurance for them and their family should take a serious look Health Insurance Finder this will help them compare quotes for health insurance” said Lance Eisen, COO of NORMI. “Health insurance has been an issue for many of our members and we are excited to partner with a great company who can take care of these important needs. Who can become a NORMI member? Virtually anyone who becomes a NORMI member as described on our ‘How to become a member’ page.”

NORMI provides certifications for professionals in a variety of disciplines and has one of the strongest support systems in the industry for its members. To register for a class, go to and for more information on NORMI go to or call 877.251.2296

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