This qualification is for those who want to gain general industry skills and knowledge to provide high quality cleaning services in a range of industry contexts. It reflects the role of cleaners operating in a range of general residential and commercial settings who may work alone or under supervision. It is also for those employed in the industry who are seeking to have their skills and knowledge recognised.
14 units of competency are required to complete the qualification consisting of 5 cores and 9 electives as shown below, delivered over 3-6 months (depending on learner experience and existing qualifications). It is delivered using a combination of virtual classroom sessions, role plays/simulations, practical demonstrations, and self-directed learning (that may include readings, workplace activities, work related projects).
Learner Guides and Assessments are provided to all learners.
It is expected that applicants will have access to a workplace to complete their practical activities. Practical elements may also be undertaken using simulated activities.
Assessment includes written assessments (at the conclusion of each unit), completion of an on-job log book, and practical demonstrations / observations.
There are no entry requirements but it is expected that learners will be able to read, speak, comprehend and write English to a level required in the workplace. This is screened during the enrolment process.
Successful completion of all units of competency will result in the award of a nationally recognised CPP30316 Certificate III in Cleaning from the Property Services Package. Participants who do not successfully complete the full program will be issued with a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment for any of the unit/s of competency they have been deemed competent in. Recognition is available for this qualification – see the Participant Handbook or the Recognition Process page for more information.
This training is subsidised by the NSW Government under Smart & Skilled (NSW residents only). For more information and eligibility requirements see https://www.bsilearning.edu.au/funded-training/smart-and-skilled.