This full day course has been successfully conducted in-house for carpet manufacturers, carpet retailers and organisations that offer nationwide carpet inspection services. It is also scheduled periodically for individual inspectors to attend at various locations around the UK and overseas.

The course syllabus includes:

  • Shading
  • Colour changes
  • Soiling complaints
  • Stripes and streaks
  • Premature wear
  • Holes
  • Structural defects
  • Dimensional changes
  • Cellulosic browning
  • Pilling

Simple laboratory tests are described, as are the fundamental rules that any inspector needs to follow.

For further details on this course contact Dr E M Brown at Cleaning Research International.