At the Academy of Textiles and Flooring we strongly believe that Education is Opportunity. Since 1972, The Academy of Textiles and Flooring (ATF), has continually provided education and training to thousands of students across North America and globally. The Academy of Textiles and Flooring provides initial and ongoing training for IICRC industry certifications.

Our mission is to maintain a highly impactful and engaging atmosphere that allows students to maximize the in-class and hands-on experience training making it easier to learn. By taking the information from the lectures and creating an unmatched technical training experience, students are prepared to maximize retention in the field.
During our hands-on-training sessions, we use equipment from the world’s leading manufactures in Cleaning and Restoration. Note: The Academy of Textiles and Flooring, does not endorse any manufacturer or brand. We aim to provide students with the highest quality concepts, terminology, and procedures. Can’t make it to us? We also provide private classes and on-site training at your business.

Our main training campus and headquarters are located at 1140 N Armando St, Anaheim, CA 92806 in the heart of beautiful Southern California. Located near two major airports, LAX Airport (approximately 35min) and John Wayne Airport (approximately 15min). In addition to the main campus, The Academy of Textiles and Flooring also has a training center in Ventura County at 1879 Portola Rd Suite K, Ventura, CA 93003. Located 1 mile from the Pacific Ocean along the central coast of California.

• FREE lunch
• FREE Wi-fi
• FREE On-site Parking
• Classroom and Hands-on training
• Air-conditioned classrooms
• IICRC Certified, Industry Experts/Trainers
• Flood House
• 400 sqft crawl space
• 1,200 sqft Flood House facility just steps aware from the classroom
• Hands-on training using the most up-to-date restoration equipment
• 5 types of carpet, hardwood, ceramic, travertine and linoleum

Main Training Room – Comfortably holds up to 30 students

Warehouse and Testing Center – Training modules with simulated residential and commercial settings to support the best real-life scenarios.

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Meet Our Instructors


Nate Seward, PE, CIH

Owner and Instructor

Patrick Moffett

Master Restorer

Pat Dooley

ASD, WRT/ASD Combo, &CDS Instructor

Taf Baig

IICRC Master Textile Cleaner

Melody David

Color Repair Instructor

Mark Exner

Staff Instructor

Lori Young

Contents Restoration Instructor