Learn How to Be An IES "Practitioner"

For the first time, Chad Michael is releasing his secrets gained in the insurance restoration industry over the past two decades. The value you will receive from this program will be unparalleled.

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Curriculum

  • 1

    Introduction

    • How to use this course

    • (Audio Only) Intro Video

    • [Part 1] Intro Video

    • [Part 2] Intro Video

    • [Part 3] Intro Video

    • **Quiz** Intro Video

    • (Audio Only) Chad Michael’s Story

    • [Part 1] Chad Michael’s Story

    • [Part 2] Chad Michael's Story

    • [Part 3] Chad Michael's Story

    • [Part 4] Chad Michael's Story

    • [Part 5] Chad Michael's Story

    • [Part 6] Chad Michael's Story

    • [Part 7] Chad Michael's Story

    • [Part 8] Chad Michael's Story

    • [Part 9] Chad Michael's Story

    • [Part 10] Chad Michael's Story

    • **Quiz** Chad Michael's Story

    • (Audio Only) Understanding the Three Phases of The Industry

    • [Part 1] Understanding the Three Phases of The Industry

    • [Part 2] Understanding the Three Phases of The Industry

    • [Part 3] Understanding the Three Phases of The Industry

    • [Part 4] Understanding the Three Phases of The Industry

    • **Quiz** Understanding the Three Phases of the Industry

    • (Audio Only) Understanding the Players of the Game and Their Roles

    • [Part 1] Understanding the Players of the Game and Their Roles

    • [Part 2] Understanding the Players of the Game and Their Roles

    • [Part 3] Understanding the Players of the Game and Their Roles

    • [Part 4] Understanding the Players of the Game and Their Roles

    • [Part 5] Understanding the Players of the Game and Their Roles

    • [Part 6] Understanding the Players of the Game and Their Roles

    • [Part 7] Understanding the Players of the Game and Their Roles

    • [Part 8] Understanding the Players of the Game and Their Roles

    • **Quiz** Understanding the Players of the Game and Their Roles

    • (Audio Only) Understanding the Role of the Contractor

    • [Part 1] Understanding The Role of The Contractor

    • [Part 2] Understanding The Role of The Contractor

    • [Part 3] Understanding The Role of The Contractor

    • [Part 4] Understanding The Role of The Contractor

    • [Part 5] Understanding The Role of The Contractor

    • [Part 6] Understanding The Role of The Contractor

    • [Part 7] Understanding The Role of The Contractor

    • **Quiz** Understanding the Role of the Contractor

    • (Audio Only) Understanding an Insurance Adjuster Estimate

    • [Part 1] Understanding an Insurance Adjuster Estimate

    • [Part 2] Understanding an Insurance Adjuster Estimate

    • [Part 3] Understanding an Insurance Adjuster Estimate

    • [Part 4] Understanding an Insurance Adjuster Estimate

    • [Part 5] Understanding an Insurance Adjuster Estimate

    • [Part 6] Understanding an Insurance Adjuster Estimate

    • [Part 7] Understanding an Insurance Adjuster Estimate

    • [Part 8] Understanding an Insurance Adjuster Estimate

    • [Part 9] Understanding an Insurance Adjuster Estimate

    • [Part 10] Understanding an Insurance Adjuster Estimate

    • [Part 11] Understanding an Insurance Adjuster Estimate

    • [Part 12] Understanding an Insurance Adjuster Estimate

    • [Part 13] Understanding an Insurance Adjuster Estimate

    • **Quiz** Understanding an Insurance Adjuster Estimate

  • 2

    Chapter #1 The “Code Game”: Using Building Codes to Win the Game

    • (Audio Only) Intro to The Code Game

    • [Part 1] Intro to The Code Game

    • [Part 2] Intro to The Code Game

    • [Part 3] Intro to The Code Game

    • **Quiz** Intro to The Code Game

    • (Audio Only) Explanation of International Code Council (ICC) Codes

    • [Part 1] Explanation of International Code Council (ICC) Codes

    • [Part 2] Explanation of International Code Council (ICC) Codes

    • **Quiz** Explanation of International Code Council (ICC) Codes

    • (Audio Only) Understanding And Using Local Adoptions

    • [Part 1] Understanding And Using Local Adoptions

    • [Part 2] Understanding And Using Local Adoptions

    • [Part 3] Understanding And Using Local Adoptions

    • **Quiz** Understanding And Using Local Adoptions

    • (Audio Only) How to Search Necessary Building Codes For Free

    • [Part 1] How to Search Necessary Building Codes For Free

    • [Part 2] How to Search Necessary Building Codes For Free

    • [Part 3] How to Search Necessary Building Codes For Free

    • [Part 4] How to Search Necessary Building Codes For Free

    • [Part 5] How to Search Necessary Building Codes For Free

    • [Part 6] How to Search Necessary Building Codes For Free

    • [Part 7] How to Search Necessary Building Codes For Free

    • [Part 8] How to Search Necessary Building Codes For Free

    • **Quiz** How to Search Necessary Building Codes For Free

    • (Audio Only) Understanding And Using Local Amendments

    • [Full Video] Understanding And Using Local Amendments

    • **Quiz** Understanding And Using Local Amendments

    • (Audio Only) Understanding And Using The Most Effective Building Codes

    • [Part 1] Understanding And Using The Most Effective Building Codes

    • [Part 2] Understanding And Using The Most Effective Building Codes

    • [Part 3] Understanding And Using The Most Effective Building Codes

    • **Quiz** Understanding And Using The Most Effective Building Codes

  • 3

    Chapter #2 How To Perform A Proper Damage Inspection

    • (Audio Only) Pre-Inspection: Investigate the Available Data

    • [Part 1] Pre-Inspection: Investigate the Available Data

    • [Part 2] Pre-Inspection: Investigate the Available Data

    • [Part 3] Pre-Inspection: Investigate the Available Data

    • [Part 4] Pre-Inspection: Investigate the Available Data

    • [Part 5] Pre-Inspection: Investigate the Available Data

    • **Quiz** Pre-Inspection: Investigate the Available Data

    • (Audio Only) Using Proper Damage Assessment Tools

    • [Part 1] Using Proper Damage Assessment Tools

    • [Part 2] Using Proper Damage Assessment Tools

    • [Part 3] Using Proper Damage Assessment Tools

    • [Part 4] Using Proper Damage Assessment Tools

    • [Part 5] Using Proper Damage Assessment Tools

    • [Part 6] Using Proper Damage Assessment Tools

    • [Part 7] Using Proper Damage Assessment Tools

    • [Part 8] Using Proper Damage Assessment Tools

    • [Part 9] Using Proper Damage Assessment Tools

    • **Quiz** Using Proper Damage Assessment Tools

    • [Part 1] Inspecting, Photographing And Documenting Exterior Damage

    • [Part 2] Inspecting, Photographing And Documenting Exterior Damage

    • [Part 3] Inspecting, Photographing And Documenting Exterior Damage

    • [Part 4] Inspecting, Photographing And Documenting Exterior Damage

    • **Quiz** Inspecting, Photographing And Documenting Exterior Damage

    • [Part 1] Inspecting, Photographing And Documenting Interior Damage

    • [Part 2] Inspecting, Photographing And Documenting Interior Damage

    • [Part 3] Inspecting, Photographing And Documenting Interior Damage

    • **Quiz** Inspecting, Photographing And Documenting Interior Damage

    • [Part 1] Inspecting, Photographing And Documenting Roof Damage

    • [Part 2] Inspecting, Photographing And Documenting Roof Damage

    • [Part 3] Inspecting, Photographing And Documenting Roof Damage

    • **Quiz** Inspecting, Photographing And Documenting Roof Damage

    • Final Inspection Photos Slideshow

    • **Quiz** Final Inspections Photos Slideshow

    • Xactimate Estimate From Inspection

    • **Quiz** Xactimate Estimate From Inspection

    • Various Completed Inspections Slideshows

    • **Quiz** Various Completed Inspections Slideshows

    • [Part 1] A Drone, an Engineer and 7 Core Tests in the Mountains

    • [Part 2] A Drone, an Engineer and 7 Core Tests in the Mountains

    • [Part 3] A Drone, an Engineer and 7 Core Tests in the Mountains

    • [Part 4] A Drone, an Engineer and 7 Core Tests in the Mountains

    • [Part 5] A Drone, an Engineer and 7 Core Tests in the Mountains

    • [Part 6] A Drone, an Engineer and 7 Core Tests in the Mountains

    • [Part 7] A Drone, an Engineer and 7 Core Tests in the Mountains

    • [Part 8] A Drone, an Engineer and 7 Core Tests in the Mountains

    • [Part 9] A Drone, an Engineer and 7 Core Tests in the Mountains

  • 4

    Chapter #3 How to Build a Proper Damage Estimate

    • (Audio Only) Intro to Xactimate and Sketch

    • [Part 1] Intro to Xactimate and Sketch

    • [Part 2] Intro to Xactimate and Sketch

    • [Part 3] Intro to Xactimate and Sketch

    • [Part 4] Intro to Xactimate and Sketch

    • [Part 5] Intro to Xactimate and Sketch

    • [Part 6] Intro to Xactimate and Sketch

    • [Part 7] Intro to Xactimate and Sketch

    • [Part 8] Intro to Xactimate and Sketch

    • [Part 9] Intro to Xactimate and Sketch

    • [Part 10] Intro to Xactimate and Sketch

    • [Part 11] Intro to Xactimate and Sketch

    • **Quiz** Intro to Xactimate and Sketch

    • (Audio Only) Properly Structuring The Estimate

    • [Part 1] Properly Structuring The Estimate

    • [Part 2] Properly Structuring The Estimate

    • [Part 3] Properly Structuring The Estimate

    • [Part 4] Properly Structuring The Estimate

    • [Part 5] Properly Structuring The Estimate

    • [Part 6] Properly Structuring The Estimate

    • [Part 7] Properly Structuring The Estimate

    • [Part 8] Properly Structuring The Estimate

    • **Quiz** Properly Structuring The Estimate

    • (Audio Only) Using F9 Footnotes to Add Proper Descriptions

    • [Part 1] Using F9 Footnotes To Add Proper Descriptions

    • [Part 2] Using F9 Footnotes To Add Proper Descriptions

    • [Part 3] Using F9 Footnotes To Add Proper Descriptions

    • [Part 4] Using F9 Footnotes To Add Proper Descriptions

    • [Part 5] Using F9 Footnotes To Add Proper Descriptions

    • [Part 6] Using F9 Footnotes To Add Proper Descriptions

    • [Part 7] Using F9 Footnotes To Add Proper Descriptions

    • [Part 8] Using F9 Footnotes To Add Proper Descriptions

    • [Part 9] Using F9 Footnotes To Add Proper Descriptions

    • [Part 10] Using F9 Footnotes To Add Proper Descriptions

    • [Part 11] Using F9 Footnotes To Add Proper Descriptions

    • [Part 12] Using F9 Footnotes To Add Proper Descriptions

    • **Quiz** Using F9 Footnotes to Add Proper Descriptions

    • (Audio Only) Integrating Building Codes and Photos Into the Estimate

    • Integrating Building Codes and Photos Into the Estimate

    • **Quiz** Integrating Building Codes and Photos Into the Estimate

    • (Audio Only) Saving, Storing And Exporting Estimates And Reports

    • Saving, Storing And Exporting Estimates And Reports

    • **Quiz** Saving, Storing And Exporting Estimates And Reports

  • 5

    Chapter #4 How to Properly Supplement/Invoice a Job

    • (Audio Only) Who, When, Where And How To Submit The Estimate

    • [Part 1] Who, When, Where And How To Submit The Estimate

    • [Part 2] Who, When, Where And How To Submit The Estimate

    • [Part 3] Who, When, Where And How To Submit The Estimate

    • [Part 4] Who, When, Where And How To Submit The Estimate

    • [Part 5] Who, When, Where And How To Submit The Estimate

    • [Part 6] Who, When, Where And How To Submit The Estimate

    • [Part 7] Who, When, Where And How To Submit The Estimate

    • **Quiz** Who, When, Where And How To Submit The Estimate

    • (Audio Only) How To Respond To Adjuster Rebuttals

    • [Part 1] How To Respond To Adjuster Rebuttals

    • [Part 2] How To Respond To Adjuster Rebuttals

    • [Part 3] How To Respond To Adjuster Rebuttals

    • [Part 4] How To Respond To Adjuster Rebuttals

    • **Quiz** How To Respond To Adjuster Rebuttals

    • (Audio Only) How To Handle Adjusters, Engineers, And Building Consultants

    • [Part 1] How To Handle Adjusters, Engineers, And Building Consultants

    • [Part 2] How To Handle Adjusters, Engineers, And Building Consultants

    • [Part 3] How To Handle Adjusters, Engineers, And Building Consultants

    • [Part 4] How To Handle Adjusters, Engineers, And Building Consultants

    • [Part 5] How To Handle Adjusters, Engineers, And Building Consultants

    • [Part 6] How To Handle Adjusters, Engineers, And Building Consultants

    • **Quiz** How To Handle Adjusters, Engineers, And Building Consultants

    • (Audio Only) How to Properly Document The Build

    • [Part 1] How To Properly Document The Build

    • [Part 2] How To Properly Document The Build

    • **Quiz** How To Properly Document The Build

    • (Audio Only) How To Properly Invoice The Completed Job

    • [Part 1] How To Properly Invoice The Completed Job

    • [Part 2] How To Properly Invoice The Completed Job

    • **Quiz** How To Properly Invoice The Completed Job

  • 6

    Chapter #5 How to Use Best Methods for Obtaining Approval of Overhead and Profit (O&P)

    • (Audio Only) History of Overhead And Profit

    • [Part 1] History of Overhead And Profit

    • [Part 2] History of Overhead And Profit

    • **Quiz** History of Overhead And Profit

    • (Audio Only) How To Use A Proper Overhead And Profit Opening Statement

    • How To Use A Proper Overhead And Profit Opening Statement

    • **Quiz** How To Use A Proper Overhead And Profit Opening Statement

    • (Audio Only) How To Use Documentation To Obtain Overhead And Profit

    • [Part 1] How To Use Documentation To Obtain Overhead And Profit Approval

    • [Part 2] How To Use Documentation To Obtain Overhead And Profit Approval

    • **Quiz** How To Use Documentation To Obtain Overhead And Profit

  • 7

    Downloads

    • Forms

    • 2018 IRC Code Snippets

    • 2018 IECC Code Snippets

    • 2018 IBC Code Snippets

    • 2015 IRC Code Snippets

    • 2015 IBC Code Snippets

    • 2015 IECC Code Snippets

    • 2012 IRC Code Snippets

    • 2012 IBC Code Snippets

    • 2012 IECC Code Snippets

    • 2009 IRC Code Snippets

    • 2009 IBC Code Snippets

    • 2006 IRC Code Snippets

    • Florida Codes

    • Florida Codes ***New***

    • 3 Tab Shingle Roof Files

    • Laminated Composition Shingle Roof Files

    • Concrete Tile Roof Estimate Files

    • Metal Roof Files

    • Modified Bitumen Roof Files

    • Tar and Gravel Roof Files

    • Cedar Shake Shingle Roof Files

    • Slate Roof Files

    • TPO Roof Files

    • Asbestos Roof Files

    • Roof Tarp Files

    • Hardiboard Siding Files

    • Asbestos Siding Files

    • Water Restoration - MITIGATION Files

    • Water Restoration - RECONSTRUCTION Files

    • Contents Packing Files

    • Contents Cleaning Files

    • Fire Mitigation Files

    • Fire Reconstruction Files

    • Animal Pest Control Files

    • Tree vs. Building Files

About Your Instructor

Instructor Title

Chad Michael

Chad Michael is a damage expert consultant. A true IES Practitioner. Entrepreneur, Public Speaker, Game Changer. Chad Michael has been a serial, insurance restoration entrepreneur for 20 years. He spent over 10 years as a specialized insurance restoration general contractor. Utilizing his experience and skills in insurance general contracting, he went on to start a successful, niche online estimating and consulting business where he services hundreds of other insurance restoration contractors. He built of reputation off of helping contractors WIN. He is well known by the nickname #ThePractitioner. Now is your chance to learn from the absolute best in the game. Says Chad: "Strategy. Consistency. Diligence. Dedication. And most importantly of all, putting in the HARD WORK... that's REQUIRED... to WIN IN THIS GAME!"

Course Chapters

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  • Best Methods for Obtaining Overhead & Profit (O&P) Approval

  • The "Code Game" (Using Building Codes)

  • Performing a Proper Damage Inspection

  • Building a Proper Damage Estimate

  • Supplementing / Invoicing a Job Properly

  • Plus Much More!

Endorsements

Project Manager

Kyle Kostric

Chad Michael and Insurance Restoration Training have set me on a new path in life.

Owner/Commercial Roofing Specialist

Allen Kinney

“After years of working with commercial roofing projects, I have never witnessed someone as advanced as Chad Michael. He turns this industry into a chessboard.”

General Contractor - Executive Exteriors

Drake Gordon

“Chad Michael is the leader of strategically dominating insurance jobs. He is my go-to source of high level tactical information.”

Pricing

Bonus Material

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  • Proper Documents

    Contracts, Forms, and more...

    Thousands of Dollars in Value

    Insurance Reconstruction (Basic) + (Detailed) Contract Templates, Letter of Authorization Form, Overhead and Profit (O&P) Opening Statement Template, Example Xactimate Estimates in PDF and ESX for 27 estimate types, and more!

  • Private Network

    Membership to Secret Facebook Mastermind Group

    Access to the Community

    Membership to Private, Secret Facebook Mastermind Group. You also gain access to private monthly mastermind web sessions with Chad Michael and other IES Certified Practitioners.

  • Officially Certified

    Become an IES Certified Practitioner

    Be More Professional

    Official IES Practitioner Certificate upon successful completion of the course, signed by Chad Michael. Accreditation certificate from Accredible.com upon successful completion of the course.

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