The British Cleaning Certificate is part of

New Skills Academy

What the British Cleaning Certificate Award Course will teach you...

YOU WILL LEARN ALL THIS PLUS GET AN END OF COURSE CERTIFICATE
FOR A ONE OF COST OF ONLY $299

Finding Your Career: A Job in the Cleaning Corps

Student Objectives

  • To learn why the cleaning sector is a stable business opportunity

  • To learn about the skills you need to become a professional cleaner

  • To learn about the skills you can develop when you become a professional cleaner

  • To learn about the kind of lifestyle you can lead as a professional cleaner

  • Plus much more...

The Different Types of Cleaning Jobs

Student Objectives

  • To understand the realm of domestic cleaning

  • To know the difference between commercial cleaning jobs and domestic ones

  • To discover how to become a carpet cleaner

  • To understand the tasks and skills necessary for ironing work

  • Plus much more...

Cleaning Equipment

Student Objectives

  • To know the equipment you will need for both domestic and commercial cleaning work

  • To know the equipment you will need to clean windows

  • To know the equipment necessary for carpet cleaning

  • To know the equipment necessary for a successful ironing business

  • Plus much more...

Chemical Safety and Competence

Student Objectives

  • To learn about the different types of chemicals you encounter in cleaning

  • To learn the difference between acidic, alkaline and neutral chemicals

  • To understand safety processes when working with chemicals

  • To learn about safe chemical storage

  • Plus much more...

About The Job

Student Objectives

  • To learn about the typical working hours and conditions for cleaners

  • To understand how much holiday time you can expect to receive

  • To study an example of a typical day as a cleaner

  • To understand what a typical cleaner can earn

  • Plus much more...

Meeting Clients and Your Behaviour in Clients’ Homes/Workplaces

Student Objectives

  • To know how to properly present yourself to your clients

  • To understand how to act professionally in a home

  • To understand how to act professionally in a commercial setting

  • To understand how to communicate with your clients verbally

  • Plus much more...

ONLY $299

This is the price for the whole course - There is nothing else to pay ever!

Key holding and Alarm Codes for Cleaners

Student Objectives

  • To understand proper key holding practices for you and potential staff

  • To know how to appropriately use security information such as alarm codes

  • To understand the consequences to your business if the security of your client is breached

  • To know how to follow protocol if an employee breaches your rules

  • Plus much more...

Cleaning Techniques and Standards Expected

Student Objectives:

  • How to clean surfaces

  • The best way to dust

  • How to effectively clean glass and mirrors

  • The best techniques to clean hardwood flooring

  • Plus much more...

Cleaning Products & Clothing

Student Objectives:

  • Know which clothing you should wear to keep safe

  • Understand what basic cleaning products you will need as a cleaner

  • Know what specialist equipment you may need for tougher jobs

  • Why you may want to consider branding your clothing

  • Plus much more...

Food Kitchen Cleaning

Student Objectives:

  • Clean a microwave

  • Know techniques for cleaning an oven

  • Understand the best way to clean a cooker top (gas & electric)

  • Know how to clean a refrigerator

  • Plus much more...

Commercial Kitchen Cleaning

Student Objectives

  • To know how commercial kitchen cleaning differs from domestic cleaning

  • To know how to best clean the sinks in commercial kitchens

  • To understand the techniques to clean commercial ovens and steamers, as well as other kitchen equipment such as food trolleys

  • To understand the procedures for cleaning the kitchen sides and preparation areas

  • Plus much more...

Bathrooms & Toilets

Student Objectives

  • To learn what you need to professionally clean a toilet

  • To understand the cleaning routine for a bathroom and toilet

  • To understand why you should use colour-coded cloths

  • To learn how to unclog drains

  • Plus much more...

ONLY $299

This is the price for the whole course - There is nothing else to pay ever!

Hospital/Medical Practice Cleaning

Student Objectives

  • To know which areas of the hospital you will be expected to clean

  • To identify the techniques required to clean hospital wards, corridors and toilets

  • To understand the health and safety requirements for hospital cleaners

  • To know how to find hospital cleaner jobs

  • Plus much more...

Office Cleaning

Student Objectives

  • To learn how cleaning offices differs from domestic cleaning

  • To learn how to deal with office rubbish

  • To learn how to clean office desks, lifts and vending areas

  • To learn different techniques for cleaning staff toilets

  • Plus much more...

Industrial Cleaning Equipment

Student Objectives

  • To know what industrial cleaning equipment is available to you as a cleaning professional for the general workplace, or in a commercial kitchen

  • To understand the difference between wet and dry industrial vacuum cleaners

  • To know what pieces of equipment do not require electricity

  • To know how to appropriately use industrial cleaning equipment

  • Plus much more...

Green & Steam Cleaning

Student Objectives:

  • Learn the most effective uses of steam cleaning

  • Learn about steam cleaning equipment and attachments

  • Learn about homemade green cleaning products

  • Learn how to use green cleaning for antibacterial cleaning

  • Plus much more...

Pressure Washing & Machine Sweeping

Student Objectives:

  • To learn about pressure washing

  • To learn about different kinds of pressure washers

  • To learn about machine sweeping and floor scrubbers

  • To learn about the legal aspects of using heavy equipment

  • Plus much more...

Reporting Procedures

Student Objectives

  • To understand why reporting procedures are important to a cleaning professional

  • To know what regulations you have to be aware of

  • To understand and know about Reporting of Injuries, Diseases, and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations (RIDDOR)

  • To understand what an accident book is

  • Plus much more...

ONLY $299

This is the price for the whole course - There is nothing else to pay ever!

Cleaning External Surfaces/Areas

Student Objectives

  • To know how to optimise your planning for working outside

  • To understand how to prepare a work schedule and information sheet

  • To understand how to properly manage health and safety standards

  • Know the extra safety precautions that must be taken when using pressure washers for commercial purposes

  • Plus much more...

Dealing with Non-Routine Waste

Student Objectives

  • To learn about the different categories of waste

  • To learn about the different types of waste containers

  • To learn about the importance of maintaining cleanliness in waste container holding areas

  • To learn about controlling the transfer flow of waste

  • Plus much more...

Running An Ironing Service

Student Objectives

  • To be able to articulate what an ironing service entails

  • To know whether you would be best suited working for yourself or someone else

  • To understand how to iron shirts, trousers and skirts properly

  • To know how to get wrinkles out of fabrics

  • Plus much more...

Starting Your Own Cleaning Business

Student Objectives

  • To understand the pros and cons of running a cleaning business

  • To learn about important things that self-employed people should consider

  • To understand whether you should take a hands-off approach to running your business

  • To learn about the reasons for and against investing in vehicles and premises

  • Plus much more...

Marketing A Cleaning Business

Student Objectives

  • To understand the best methods to advertise your business

  • To know how word of mouth affects your reputation

  • To know the best way to get recommendations through promotions

  • To be able to explain why you should build a website for your business

  • Plus much more...

Taking on Staff

Student Objectives

  • To learn about the pros and cons of hiring staff

  • To understand your role in hiring staff

  • To learn about the differences between employees and contractors

  • To learn how to use your employees to grow your business in a positive way

  • Plus much more...

ONLY $299

This is the price for the whole course - There is nothing else to pay ever!

Communication Skills and Dealing with Customer Complaints

Student Objectives

  • To identify and practice the appropriate communication skills necessary for a professional appearance

  • To know and understand what bad communication habits are, how you can identify them, and what you need to do instead

  • To know the appropriate protocol to handle complaints from clients and staff, and how to act and behave accordingly

  • To be able to identify the appropriate time to let a client go due to their inappropriate behaviour

  • Plus much more...

Business Insurance, Equipment & Tax

Student Objectives

  • To understand what insurance you need as a cleaner and where you can find it

  • To learn how much business insurance costs for cleaners

  • To understand how income tax will affect you and your business

  • To learn what business equipment you will need

  • Plus much more...