GCI Courses Offers

For those individuals looking to advance their professional development education in specific areas of Environment Health Services (EHS) or looking for CEU credits, here is a basic list to select from for 2017.  Pay a single fee for each course which includes coursework, testing and certificate upon completion.


The Carpet Care Technician is a basic course in the maintenance and cleaning of carpet.

Topics covered in this course on soft floor care are;

  • Green and Healthy Carpet Cleaning
  • Carpet maintenance Programs
  • System Performance Attributes
  • Prevention of Carpet Soiling
  • Identification
  • Dry Soil Removal
  • Spotting
  • Low Moisture Routine Cleaning
  • Low Moisture Restoration Cleaning
  • Wet Carpet Cleaning
  • Encapsulation Cleaning
  • Wet Cleaning of Carpets
  • Truckmount/Mobile Extraction Systems
  • Carpet Cleaning and VOC's

 An online course with test.  Fee $49.95


The Floor Care Technician is a basic course in hard floor cleaning, interim and restorative maintenance.  This course covers topics such as;

  • Floor Care Overview
  • Floor Care Terms
  • Floor Care Life Cycle
  • Gloss Restoration                        
  • Best Practices                    
  • Daily Maintenance                           
  • Finish Restoration        
  • Top Scrub & Re-Coat                                                            
  • Chemical Stripping
  • Top Stripping of Floor Finish
  • Floor Finish Application Methods 

On online course with test.  Fee $49.95


The Infection Prevention is a basic course preparing a Technician to protect the health of individuals within indoor environments.  Read a Testimonial Here.

This course covers topics such as;

  • The Challenges We Face
  • Terms, Germs and Bacteria
  • Surface Disinfection
  • Movement of Germs & Bacteria
  • Disease Transmission
  • Staph Infections & Facilities
  • Environmental Cleaning
  • Chemical Solutions

An online course with test.  Fee $49.95


This Engineered Water course provides the student with a basic understanding of the power of water and what this emerging market segment has to offer when it comes to alternatives to petrolium or bio based cleaning chemicals.

  • Engineered Water in Cleaning
  • On-Site Generation
  • Electorlyzed Water
  • Understanding an EPA Establishment Number
  • Engineered Water - Disinfecting/Sanitizing
  • Parrallel Examples

An oline course with test.  Fee: $25.00


The Safety and Security course covers the basic of workplace safety and facility security.  This course covers such topics as:

  • What is Safety?
  • Chemicals and Health
  • Exposure Control Plans
  • Security Plans
  • Security Threat Senarios

An online course with test.  Fee: $25.00


Understanding Microfiber is a basic course explaining what microfiber is, how these products work and how to use microfiber tools in healthy cleaning processes.  

In this short course, we will cover some of these topics;

  • What is Microfiber?
  • Processed or Unprocessed
  • Types of Microfiber
  • Care of Microfiber
  • Microfiber and Germs
  • Measuring Cleaning Effectiveness
  • Green and Healthy Processes

An online course with test.  Fee $25.00