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Earn your Floor Techician Custodial Certification  

Goodwill offers a 7-week training program in complete floor care, environmental services and general cleaning.

The floor technology industry is growing dramatically with opportunities for strong entry-level earnings. Our Floor Technology/Custodial program participants are trained in both contemporary and traditional techniques for stripping and waxing, buffing, tile and floor restoration, carpet extraction, upholstery cleaning, bonneting, infection control, safe handling and mixing of chemicals, and more.

In addition to these skills, our participants receive:

• Certification as a general custodian and floor technician
• Paid wages while training in community-based sites that gives employers a first-hand look at potential employees with advanced skills
• Classroom instruction in customer service, life skills, and job-readiness
• Uniforms provided by Goodwill
• Job placement assistance


Participants must be at least 18 years old and be able to stoop, kneel, reach for and handle objects, stand or walk (with our without accommodations) for up to 8 hours, and lift up to 50 pounds. You must also be able to complete tasks and easily move from one task to another. Applicants with criminal backgrounds are reviewed on a case-by-case basis.


For more information, check the Skills Calendar for upcoming orientation sessions or email us at Career Services.



 

 

The holidays are here again!
We would like to  thank you for your support throughout the year and wish you and your family happy holidays. Don’t forget! At Goodwill of North Georgia we observe special hours on the following days:
 
Stores
Thanksgiving Day: Closed
Christmas Eve: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Christmas Day: Closed
New Year’s Eve: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
New Year’s Day: 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.
                             
Donation Centers
Thanksgiving Day: Closed
Christmas Eve: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Christmas Day: Closed
New Year’s Eve: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
New Year’s Day: 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.
 
Career Centers
November 23 – 26: Closed
December 23 – 25: Closed
New Year’s Eve: Closed
New Year’s Day: Closed
 
Have a safe and happy holiday season!