Scott McFadzen has a background of more than 20 years of progressive experience in restoration and specialist remediation services. Scott is an RIA Water Loss Specialist (WLS) one of the highest designations in the restoration industry. Scott is a Registered Third Party Evaluator with International Dry Standard Organization.
Scott is an IICRC-approved WRT instructor and provides instruction to students who wish to acquire their Water Restoration Technician (WRT) certificate. He is also an IICRC-approved TCST instructor, providing specific information for the proper maintenance and cleaning of trauma, crime scenes, and other possible infectious and hazardous areas for students wanting to acquire their Trauma & Crime Scene Technician (TCST) certificate.
Scott sits on the IICRC S500 Standard Consensus Body and the IICRC S700 Standard Consensus Body as a voting member. He is also a non-voting member of the IICRC S550 community.
Scott is involved in the Australian RIA Education committee and is an RIA Member.
In 2018, Scott developed Coach8 and was approved by the IICRC to teach classes that prepare students for IICRC certification following strict IICRC policies.
Scott is able to provide a unique approach to development of restoration procedures for companies from his wealth of training and experience in the field. Scott regularly consults with other restoration companies, loss adjusters, claims staff and insurance companies on claims handling.
In all aspects of Scott’s work, he focuses on ensuring that the correct policies, programs and standards are used and new exciting ideas are implemented when practical. He specialises in providing practical advice for governmental authorities, insurance adjusters, associations and training organizations, and building relationships across different sectors of the industry.
Scott has been an industry spokesman for many years, speaking at national events such as the Australian Mould & Restoration Conference, the RIA Conference and Tradeshow, Ausclean Pulire, and the Australasian Institute of Chartered Loss Adjusters Conference. As a representative of the Specialised Cleaning & Restoration Industry Association, Scott courageously provided a contractor’s perspective with Australia’s largest insurers regarding the desolation of industry pricing structures.
Scott became the National President of SCRIA (Specialised Cleaning & Restoration Industry Association) for 2 years in 2016.