Hands On Introduction
9:00am – 5:00pm
A basic overview of:
(Covered in greater depth on days 2 and 3)
9:00am – 5:00pm
Upholstery Cleaning and Exam
9:00am – 4:30pm
Standard Rate: £498 + VAT
The standard rate for our Professional Carpet & Upholstery Cleaning training course includes all three days, recommended for new start-ups and eligibility for membership with the NCCA. Successful completion of this course, or equivalent accepted training, and the accompanying exam will allow delegates to apply for membership of the NCCA.
Current members have the option to send technicians on all three days or the two day program without the hands on introduction. Please contact the office directly to arrange.
Each trainee will receive the NCCA’s extensive Carpet & Upholstery Cleaning Training Manual to keep and a study guide to prepare for the examination.
Absolutely! We find that over 75% of course attendees are completely new starters.
The standard course fee is £498 + VAT. This includes three days training, course materials, lunch & refreshments and the exam.
The standard non-member rate is for all new starters and prospective membership applicants. Registered members are eligible for a discount for employees and/or new technicians.
Please bring your own notepad/paper and pen. Face masks/coverings are mandatory. Hand sanitiser will be provided on-site. We would also recommend bringing your own drinking vessel to refill our dispensable drinks.
There is ample accommodation in the vicinity of each training venue. For Kidderminster, search for hotels around DY10 1AZ.
No. Following successful completion of the course and exam, you will be invited to join the Association. You must apply for membership and have your application approved by the NCCA membership committee. Visit our dedicated membership page for more information.
The NCCA name & logo is trademark registered, which means only NCCA members are entitled to use it to promote themselves. You are not permitted to advertise using ‘NCCA trained’, ‘NCCA approved’ or use the NCCA logo unless you become a fully registered member.
Misuse of the name or logo by non-members is in breach of Consumer Protection legislation and will be reported to Trading Standards for prosecution.
No membership is not included within the course fee. Following successful completion of the course & exam, you will receive an email with your exam results and details about how to apply. The standard annual membership fee is currently £240 + VAT. Further details and payment options are provided once your application is approved.
Don’t worry, we understand that there may be a lot of information to digest over three days. If you are unsuccessful in the exam, we will email you a follow-up exam paper which can be completed at your home or place or work. This is all included in the course fee.
The course provides impartial training on a wide spectrum of carpet and soft furnishing cleaning equipment and techniques. The Association works closely with a number of reputable manufacturers and suppliers in the industry, which can be found here.
Various parking facilities are available around the training venues. Please refer to your booking confirmation for further information. Use Just Park app location ID: 184430 for training in Kidderminster.
The National Carpet Cleaners Association is the only nationally recognised trade association dedicated to the cleaning of carpets, hard flooring and soft furnishings.