November 4th, 2014, Oxford, MS. — Next Gear Solutions, INC. the team behind DASH, the ultimate job and relationship management software for the restoration industry, through Next Gear University became an IICRC approved school earlier this year and began hosting their first IICRC courses in late October at their Oxford MS corporate headquarters. “It began as a desire to better train our support team, said Garret Gray, CEO of Next Gear Solutions, the idea to serve our clients grew from that point.” Next Gear hired IICRC instructor, Mitch Byrom, last year who has been building this specialized education program for some time. “We believe these added services will benefit our customers greatly while allowing our support and training teams to raise the bar in the service they provide.” said Garret Gray.

With the launch of Next Gear University (NGU), Next Gear Solutions now becomes the only restoration management software to have an IICRC approved school. “We want to bring solutions to our industry and support to our users in the biggest way possible”, adds Mitch Byrom, VP Specialized Education at Next Gear Solutions.

The current available dates:

  • December 3-5 2014 – SRT/OCT (Fire & Odor Control Technician)
  • January 7-9 2015 – WRT (Water Restoration Technician)
  • May 11-13 2015 – WRT (Water Restoration Technician)

For more information about Next Gear University or on some of the courses offered please communicate with: Mitch Byrom –