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1-Day Carpet Cleaning Course


A comprehensive course for carpet cleaners, contract businesses and public sector operatives.

This instructive and information-packed day covers carpet construction, fibre identification, approved cleaning methods, stain removal, protective treatments and much more.


C1 and U1 courses are now available to book as ON-LINE “ZOOM” COURSES. We have recently adapted to the current situation in respect of COVID-19 and the ever-changing market, and now offer courses on-line. Students will still gain the same high-level of technical knowledge that they would if attending a face-to-face course at Chessington. Courses are live-stream, which gives beneficial interaction between students and instructors, with question and answer sections to enhance the learning experience.

Covid-19 update: Classroom courses are currently limited to 20 delegates per course. Control measures and hygiene procedures remain in place, including social distancing with face masks being optional.

  • Courses commence at 09.00 and finish at 16.30.
  • Included in the cost is a hot meal plus buffet lunch along with 2 coffee breaks.
  • All attendees will get a fully comprehensive training and reference manual to take away, as well as Certificate of Attendance.
  • Parking is available on site.
  • Directions and a list of local hotels are available on request.
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Carpet conditions
Soil levels, wear and fixings, soil types
Carpet cleaning methods
Dry cleaning, low moisture methods, hot water soil extraction, combination cleaning
Carpet construction
How to identify tufted or woven, carpet backings and related risks
Fibre identification
Natural or synthetic and related problems, burn/fibre test
Chemistry of cleaning
pH scale, correct use of products, dye bleed test
Introduction to Stain removal
How to test for solvent or water soluble stains, application techniques, A to Z spotting guide
Special treatments
Presprays/pre-treatments, extraction detergents/rinses, deodorisers, protectors, defoamer


Simon of Castleford Carpet Cleaning, said:
“Probably the best on-line course I’ve done if not one of the best courses in general. I was really happy and learnt so much. The course content was outstanding and very well presented. A very professional organization with excellent tutors who were very knowledgeable. I would recommend to anyone and would love to attend another Prochem on-line course. The on-line course was all I needed and fulfilled all aspects. And finally I would highly recommend a Prochem course. The tutors were amazing, the course duration was perfect, the content was good and in depth for newcomers like myself and it was easy to digest.  Zero technical errors and most of all enjoyable. Absolutely loved it guys. Thank you and well done”.

Sam Carr from Nottinghamshire, said:
“Thank you very much for running the course, I really enjoyed it.  The course and content in my opinion, we’re delivered exceptionally well and in a way that all could understand. Relating topics to real life experiences made it even easier to understand. I certainly would recommend Prochem online training, it was brilliant. The content was relevant and interesting. The way in which it was presented made it engaging. All questions were answered throughout the course. It’s given me great confidence in delivering exceptional service and standards to my customers. Thank you!”

Luke Barnes of Blue Rose Services, Hampshire, said:
“The Prochem on-line training is extremely well organized and informative, excellent value for money and I wouldn’t hesitate in highly recommending this to others looking to partake in CPD.”

Leszek Lajnweber of Clean and Tidy Natalia & Leon,  Basingstoke, said:
“The presentation was very interesting and YOU show in a very professional way. 100% I can give recommendations about the Prochem on-line course. Phil and Adam do a very great job of explaining and giving lots of information about cleaning carpets. Great professional and confident leaders in Prochem course.”

Simon Rose of All Round Cleaning
“I recently attended both the one day carpet course and the following days’ upholstery course and I would like to take this opportunity in thanking Prochem for your wonderful hospitality during those superb training courses. Conducted by true professionals, with time served experience in the industry, in an interesting and informative way. I would also like express my interest in attending both the hard floor course and the stain removal course, as early as possible”.

Peter Bennett of Prime Image Cleaners, Greenford
“My partner did the one day carpet course some years back and said it was excellent. I was really pleased I did it because although I’m quite new to the industry I was able to go home and teach him a thing or two! I feel much more technically aware since doing the course and I am definitely much more successful with stain removal. I’m also very careful now about over-wetting, which is something that can really cause the problems. However, my only real regret was not coming on a two-day carpet course. I can see now that as I haven’t had that much experience yet, it would have been better for me to come for the two days. In fact I’ll probably come back for the two-day course next year and keep up with what’s new on the carpet cleaning scene”.

Course Booking Information

All courses must be paid for at the time of booking. A charge of twenty pounds will be applied to cancellations made less than seven days prior to the date of the course, to cover the cost of incurred catering charges. All training courses include coffee, lunch, tea, reference manual and training certificate. The numbers on each course are restricted and we regret that a catering charge will be made for non-attendance or late cancellations and change of course date. Lunch will be provided on all courses, with a vegetarian option and some special dietary requirements available (please ask at time of booking). Please ensure you inform us if you have any food allergies. Reservations will be confirmed by letter and will include course timetable and travel directions. For up-to-date details of course timetables and scheduled dates contact our Training Department on 020 8974 1515. All prices are per person and exclusive of VAT.