GCA Certification Email Course
Google Certification Academy

Free Google Certification Course  

Pursuing a Google teacher certification will force you to grow professionally. You will learn new ways to incorporate technology into the classroom to help students learn. Let me help you get started!  

This free email course features 5 practical lessons to help you prepare for your Google Certification. The course was written by John Sowash, founder of the Google Certification Academy and gEducator team.  

"Becoming a Google Certified Educator was a life changing experience for me. I want to give you that same opportunity!" - John Sowash

  • Lesson 1 – How becoming a Google Educator changed my career
  • Lesson 2 – Overview of all 5 Google Certifications
  • Lesson 3 – Three good (and bad) reasons to get certified
  • Lesson 4 – Google Certification FAQ
  • Lesson 5 – Study guides and helpful resources  

Click the button below to get started!

Or, scroll down to hear what other's are saying about this course and read through some frequently asked questions. 

What others are saying

“Thanks to John Sowash for the terrific GCA and support community I passed my exam!”

Patty Ebbitt, Retired Special Education Teacher, Plymouth, MI 

"I took the level one test this weekend and passed! Your skills checklist was BEYOND helpful!" 

Sara Qureshi, 2nd Grade Teacher, Fairview South School, Skokie, IL.

Frequently Asked Questions

How long is the course? 

The course consists of 5 lessons delivered over 5 days. 

Is this an advanced course? 

This course was written for people who are interested in becoming a Google Certified Educator, but don't kow where to start. 

Can I get the entire course in one day? 

Sure! Look for a link at the bottom of the first email. Click it and you will get all of the emals at once!

What resources are included in the course? 

Lots! Each email will point you to downloadable guides, websites, and study resources to help you get started. 

How do I access the course? 

To make this course as convienent as possible, we will email each lesson to you. No need to set up an account or log in to a special website. Just check your email!

Who created this course? 

This course was created by John Sowash (that's me!). I am a former HS science teacher and princpal who now helps teachers use technology in the classroom. I have all of the Google Certifications and would like to help you get started!

Ae you affiliated with Google? 

Unofficially. This course is not sponsored by Google, but as a Google Certified Trainer I am authorized to help train and support educators as they work on their certifications.