NextGen Certifications & Standards

NextGen uses ANSI/ IICRC S500 Standards to repair, rebuild and restore your property. We use the state of the art equipment, along with advanced testing procedures and monitoring to ensure the job is done right.

Our team is currently certified by IICRC, ACAC, OSHA, IAQA, EPA, and the State of Florida. We have the training, and experience to restore your home or business completely to its pre-loss condition properly.

We believe in a quality work product for the customer and insurance company alike.

Consulting COO David Sweet - Industry Leader

It’s hard to look at all the qualifications and certifications without taking a moment to see who the man is behind behind the company.

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Even with over 20 years experience in the industry, it’s rare to find this advanced level of training and industry certifications.

David serves on several industry boards, past and present.

With his in-depth knowledge and technical background, he often tackles projects that others consider too difficult or complex.

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Restoration Consultant

David has become extremely proficient in the mitigation and remediation process and has a passion for sharing his knowledge  by consulting for other restoration companies nationwide.

He believes the industry can be more proficient in transparent fact-based, claims processing, which serves all parties – insured, carrier and contractor.

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Industry Innovator

Seeing a need, David developed a proprietary mitigation system, with  automated daily site reporting, documentation generation and more. It’s designed to improve efficiency in water damage restoration projects for the industry.

This much needed system  provides invaluable data that’s beneficial to the restoration expert, insurance company, and property owner.


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Expert Witness

David serves as an admitted expert witness, providing testimony on more complex cases between policy holders and insurance carriers.

His extensive experience in all phases of the restoration industry, his level of certified training, along with his ability to interpret scientific data and effectively communicate it to others, has helped to resolve  insurance claim disputes.

State Of Florida Licenses

State of Florida Contractor License

Licensed Certified General Contractor
CGC# 1516613

State of Florida License

State of Florida Certified Mold Assessor
MRSA #425

State of Florida License

State of Florida Certified Mold Remediator
MRSR #422

Our Certifications

IICRC Institute of Inspection Cleaning - Restoration Certification

The Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification, (IICRC) is an organization that sets the industry standards for restoration.

IICRC Master Water Restorer Certification
IICRC Master Fire and Smoke Restorer Certification
IICRC Master Textile Cleaner Certification
IICRC Applied Structural Drying Expert Certification
IICRC Water Damage Restoration Expert Certification
IICRC Fire and Smoke Restoration Certification
Applied Microbial Mold Remediation Certification
IICRC Certified Carpet Cleaning Tech
IICRC Upholstery Fabric Cleaning Tech
IICRD Health and Safety Technician Certification
IICRC Certified Mold Professional
IICRC Odor Control Certification
IICRC Carpet Repair Expert Certification

American Council for Accredited Certification

ACAC Board Member

ACAC Board Member 2007
ACAC Board Member 2008
ACAC Board Member - 2009
ACAC Board Member 2010
ACAC Board Member 2011
ACAC Board Member 2012
ACAC Board Member 2013
ACAC Board Member 2014
ACAC Board Member 2015
ACAC Board Member 2016
ACAC Board Member 2017
ACAC Board Member 2018
ACAC Board Member 2019
ACAC Board Member 2020
ACAC Board Member 2021

ACAC Board Certifications

OSHA Restoration Certification

The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) provides comprehensive training designed to keep the workplace safe.

OSHA Asbestos Certification
OSHA Health and Safety Technician Certification
OSHA Respiratory Protection Certification
National Association for Moisture Management
Enviromental Mold Remediator
Moisture Management Inspector
Professional Restoration Industry Member
Industry Pro Water Damage Specialist
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EPA Enviromental Protection Agency
Lead Removal Certification

Our Experience Sets Us Apart

At NextGen we approach each project with the highest levels of integrity, professionalism, determination and skill.
With over 20 years of experience in the industry, we can provide a level of expertise that is unparalleled. We are involved
in continuing education programs that are helping to provide transparency in the restoration industry.

Contact our team for information on how we can help.