News and Press Releases
NEW - 2016 Training Calendar
We have now planned our mid 2016 courses and produced our training calendar for April to September 2016.
Salt Water Flooding
Technical note on Salt Water Flooding - clean up and drying phase.
National Flood School Launches SOS Guide
Help for householders cleaning up after water damage.
NFS Water Damage Awareness course nominated for an award
A unique one day course demonstrating the devastation caused by flooding and the techniques used to restore.
National Flood School SOS Guide Helps Householders Clean Up After Water Damage
New Direction For UK Restoration Sector Takes Shape
Chance To Drive New Standards With Launch Of European Restoration Conference
Restoration Guru Shares Expertise At National Flood School Training Programme
National Flood School Course Gives Real-Life Experience For Fire Damage Training
National Flood School Sets Dates For Water Damage Training For Insurance Professionals
Improve Your Image with the National Flood School - Thermography Training
Insurance industry turns to National Flood School ahead of burst pipe season
National Flood School Course takes Building and FM Contractors to Next Level
National Flood School Offers Insight Into Heat Drying With New Course
National Flood School Course Paves the Way for Contractors and Restorers to Boost Earnings
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Welcome to the National Flood School
Celebrating our 25th anniversary in 2013, the National Flood School is proud to have led the nation's training in fire and flood restoration for a quarter of a century. Based in Farnham, Surrey, we offer Europe's first purpose-built 'flood house' - a property which we regularly flood with almost 7,000 litres of water during our hands-on training courses. The IICRC-approved construction allows the National Flood School to deliver the industry-leading training that the Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification is renowned for internationally. It sets the standard that others aspire to achieve.
As well as developing professionals in their restoration and cleaning careers, the National Flood School also offers training and professional development to insurance professionals, including Loss Adjusters and Claims Handlers.
The comprehensive consultancy services offered by the National Flood School, used widely by insurers, loss adjusters, restorers and home owners, provide valuable and timely advice. Complex claims are often referred to our consultants nationwide for their expert opinion and guidance.
The first European Restoration Conference was held in 2012 at The Belfry, Birmingham. This hugely popular event was hosted by the National Flood School, and will be again in 2014. A video summary of the last conference can be seen here.