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Floor Care Training Program

Advanced Training

for Floor Care Technicians

Comprehensive Training Manual -
87 pages  and Power Point presentation
with 62 slides to master -
Programmed Floor Care

In-depth program that will train floor techs
to improve quality and productivity.  
No more botched jobs or wasted labor hours.

  • Mastering the six steps of Programmed Floor Care.
  • CIMS compliant (Cleaning Industry Management Standard) standards for floor care.
  • Three types of door mat systems that reduce grit.
  • Preventative Maintenance Check list – 29 items to monitor in order to reduce floor damage.
  • Dust mopping – 30 tips to improve the process.


  • Wet mopping – choosing the right mop head fiber construction, mop handle, mop bucket and cleaning product.
  • When to double mop a floor, how to reduce deplying, sources of slips and falls, determining proper moisture levels, 18 steps to improved floor mopping, flat mop selection.
  • Troubleshooting guide: 7 causes and corrections for dull floors, 6 causes and corrections for streaked floors, and 3 causes and corrections for slippery floors.

  • Understanding common floor types: VCT, VAT, Sheet vinyl, Linoleum, Terrazzo, Glazed and Unglazed Ceramic, Brick, Mexican Tile, Concrete, Marble, Slate, Granite, Wood, Rubber and Laminate.
  • Burnishing and Buffing – basic procedures, pad selection, pad drivers, work objectives, Green Compliance by protecting IAQ, dry buffing and spray buffing with 175 rpm floor machine (9 steps), High-speed burnishing (7 steps), cleaning of pads, propane burnishing (14 safety guidelines and 6 operational guidelines), battery operated equipment and automatic floor scrubbers (15 steps to clean floors).
  • Floor burnishing Troubleshooting Guide:          

         11 causes and corrections for low gloss results            

          4 causes and corrections for excessive powdering            

          2 causes and corrections for slippery floors            

          Causes and cures for an uneven shine,          
          marks that do not buff out and swirls in the floor finish

Become a floor care expert

  • Scrub and topcoat – when and how. Determining if floors should be stripped or if a scrub and topcoat is sufficient. 15 steps toward improved floor performance. Maximizing autoscrub operations (7 important tips) 11 ways to improve floor finish application and appearance.
  • Scrub and topcoat Troubleshooting Guide: 3 causes and cures for dried floor finish that contains debris - 3 causes and cures for dried blotches in the floor finish.  Causes and cures for lack of uniform gloss, ridges - and stop and start points, and soiled areas in the finished product.
  • Deep Strip and refinishing of floors – 18 guidelines for chemical safety, how to evaluate buildup levels and stripper concentration dilution ratios (2 test methods), understanding VOC and environmental impact, moving furniture, masking and liquid containment preparations, pad selection, laying out the job, 5 scrubbing tips, determining level of success, 5 tips on improving results, 18 steps for professional floor techs to master, using an automatic scrubber or propane stripper, workloading for larger crews, more operational tips (18 suggestions for improved results).

  • Proper steps to clean and finish new VCT floors.
  • Strip and refinish Troubleshooting Guide:

         2 causes and cures for remaining dark splash marks
         2 causes and cures for remaining edge buildup
         2 causes and cures for floor finish not totally removed
         Cause and cure for apparent color loss
         2 causes and corrections for floor finish taking too long to dry
         3 causes and cures for lap marks appearing in the floor finish
         Cause and cure for streaks in the floor finish
         2 causes and cures for floor finish wearing off too soon
         Cause and cure for floor finish beginning to puddle on the floor
         Cause and cure for drops of floor finish protruding from the dried

         Cause and cure for scuffs and scratches in freshly applied finish

Don't get caught making this mistake!
Learn how to clean and refinish all types of floors

  • Floor Care Quality Inspection Scorecard – tracking quality performance scores.
  • Cleaning and Maintenance of wood, marble, stone, concrete, rubber, and ceramic tile and grout cleaning.
  • Glossary – 85 common terms used in the floor care industry.


Free Bonus E-Book

Floor Care Training Instructor
Floor Care Training Instructor

Bonus e-book when you purchase the Floor Care Program.  Order today and receive a free copy of our 250-page textbook Cleaning Performance Handbook.  Learn how to improve the quality and productivity of any cleaning crew.  A must for custodial and janitorial managers.



Floor Care Training Program 
E-version $129 with 87 page illustrated manual and 62 slides
Hard-copy printed with CD including postage in U.S. $30 extra or $159 total.
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