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British Cleaning

Summer Super Sale: Level 7 British Cleaning + 10 Premium Courses| Free Certificate (PDF+Hard Copy)| Lifetime Access

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Study method
Online, self-paced
36 hours
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Lifetime access
No formal qualification
110 CPD hours / points
Additional info
  • Exam(s) / assessment(s) is included in price
  • Tutor is available to students
  • Certificate of completion available and is included in the price

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Whether you want to start your own successful cleaning business or you want to boost your career prospects within the company you currently work for. Uplift your profession in the right direction with our premium British Cleaning Diploma program from Apex Learning.

The British Cleaning course covers every possible business and practical aspect of this trade. From managing stock and equipment to operating a successful commercial service, you will quickly gain the required skills to succeed. You’ll also learn about the latest techniques, from pressure washing to steam cleaning. Enrol now in our interactive British Cleaning Diploma and make a clean sweep in a new direction.

With a single payment, you will gain access to Cleaning Complete Bundle including an original hardcopy certificate, a transcript and a student ID card which will allow you to get discounts on things like music, food, travel and clothes etc.

Courses are included with this Cleaning Complete Bundle:

  • Course 01: Cleaning Level 7 Diploma
  • Course 02: Working at Height Awareness Diploma
  • Course 03: Spill Management Training
  • Course 04: Working in Confined Spaces Level 2
  • Course 05: COSHH Awareness Level 3
  • Course 06: First Aid at Work
  • Course 07: Facilities Management Level 3
  • Course 08: Fire Safety Awareness Level 2
  • Course 09: Workplace Safety Course
  • Course 10: Personal Hygiene
  • Course 11:Time Management

Learn to become a professional and reputable cleaner in this essential UK industry and start your own lucrative business.

Gain experience online and interact with experts. This can prove to be the perfect way to get noticed by a prospective employer and stand out from the crowd.

All of our courses inside the Cleaning Diploma package have interactive online modules that allow studying to take place where and when you want it to.

Experienced tutors and mentors will be there for you whenever you need them and solve all your queries through email and chat boxes.

This comprehensive British Cleaning Diploma package will grant everything you need to excel in the cleaning industry, allowing your career to flourish or even run a company.

What Will I Learn from this Cleaning Diploma:

  • Get an in-depth introduction to cleaning for a living including the typical hours a cleaner works, the pay you can expect, and typical working conditions
  • Learn about the common cleaning equipment, products and clothing you will need to use as a cleaner
  • Discover everything you need to know about cleaning houses including the cleaning techniques you need to use and the professional standards which will be expected of you
  • Understand the steps you need to take to clean a bathroom effectively
  • Gain an understanding of cleaning offices including common areas such as toilets, elevators, halls, and walkways
  • Learn how to deal with non-routine waste while cleaning
  • Discover how to ensure customer satisfaction and anticipate common cleaning complaints
  • Learn how to market your cleaning business including advertising on the internet and much more...

Why choose Cleaning Diploma from Apex Learning?

  1. One payment, but lifetime access to 11 CPD courses
  2. Certificate, Transcript, student ID everything included in a one-time fee with this British Cleaning Diploma package
  3. No hidden charges with our British Cleaning Diploma
  4. CPD accredited qualifications will be sent directly to you
  5. One-on-one assistance on every weekday
  6. Practical and honest assessments performed immediately.
  7. Personal PDF certificate awarded on passing
  8. Original copies of your exam certificate and transcript sent the next working day.
  9. Gain valuable and recognised experience in British Cleaning without leaving your home

How will I get my certificate?

At the end of the Cleaning Diploma, there will be a written assignment test which you can take either during or after the course. After completing the test you will be able to order your CPD Accredited Certificate as proof of your achievement.

  • PDF Certificate: FREE (Previously it was £9)
  • Hardcopy Certificate: FREE (Previously it was £18)


110 CPD hours / points
Accredited by CPD Qualification Standards

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Course Curriculum

Course 1: British Cleaning Diploma

Cleaning Module 1: An Introduction to the Cleaning Job

  • Cleaning: Role and responsibilities of cleaner
  • Cleaning: Typical working hours and cleaning contracts
  • Cleaning: Expected pay and holidays

Cleaning Module 2: The Diversity of Cleaning Jobs

  • Cleaning: Different career opportunities in the cleaning sector
  • Cleaning: Cleaning guidelines for new-build homes, pubs, leisure premises, and offices
  • Cleaning: Window cleaning training
  • Cleaning: Tips for cleaning carpets and upholstery

Cleaning Module 3: Cleaning Equipment, Products and Clothing

  • Cleaning: Learn about different commercial cleaning equipment and products
  • Cleaning: Tips on how to store equipment
  • Cleaning: Tips on how to remove stains from clothing and iron clothes

Cleaning Module 4: House Cleaning

  • Cleaning: Cleaning standards and domestic cleaning techniques
  • Cleaning: Different Dusting, surface cleaning, mirror cleaning procedures
  • Cleaning: How to maintain hardwood floors

Cleaning Module 5: Food Kitchen and Commercial Kitchen Cleaning

  • Cleaning: How to clean microwaves
  • Cleaning: How to clean ovens
  • Cleaning: How to clean refrigerators
  • Cleaning: How to clean sinks and other appliances

Cleaning Module 6: Bathrooms and Toilets

  • Cleaning: Overview of equipment required
  • Cleaning: How to unclog drains
  • Cleaning: How to fix showerheads
  • Cleaning: How to eliminate mould
  • Cleaning: How to wash shower curtains, and other tasks

Cleaning Module 7: Office Cleaning

  • Cleaning: The fundamental principles of office cleaning
  • Cleaning: Clean up and organise rubbish to procedures for cleaning staff toilets, desks, lifts and stairways

Cleaning Module 8: Cleaning External Surfaces and Areas

  • Cleaning: Different techniques for cleaning external surfaces and areas
  • Cleaning: How to use a commercial pressure washer
  • Cleaning: Identify potential safety hazards during cleaning

Cleaning Module 9: Dealing with Non-Routine Waste

  • Cleaning: Explore waste management principles
  • Cleaning: How to deal with PPE, waste transfer control systems, and pharmaceutical disposal
  • Cleaning Diploma: Explore colour coding systems

Cleaning Module 10: Chemical Safety, Keyholding and Alarm Codes for Cleaners

  • Cleaning: How to use chemical cleaning equipment correctly and safely
  • Cleaning: How to store chemical products, clean chemical storing
  • Cleaning: What to do in the case of a chemical emergency

Cleaning Module 11: Starting a Cleaning Business and Planning for it

  • Cleaning: What it takes to run a cleaning service
  • Cleaning: How to establish a cleaning business from scratch (business plan, market research, and setting a budget)

Cleaning Module 12: Running the Business with Quality Service

  • Cleaning: Different aspects of running a cleaning business, from dealing with staff issues to now show conduct and ethics.

Cleaning Module 13: Customer Satisfaction

  • Cleaning: How to satisfy the customer in the cleaning industry
  • Cleaning: How to recognise problems before they occur
  • Cleaning: How to deal with client complaints

Cleaning Module 14: Management of Staff

  • Cleaning: Different strategies for staff management
  • Cleaning: How to motivate and reward staffs
  • Cleaning: How to conduct interviews,
  • Cleaning: How to train staff and deal with staff turnover

Cleaning Module 15: Marketing, Advertising and Sales

  • Cleaning: How to market a cleaning service
  • Cleaning: How to decide locations and offices to target
  • Cleaning: How to advertise your services online

Cleaning Module 16: Expansion Management

  • Cleaning: Explore business growth strategies and retain clients
  • Cleaning: Payroll management training

Cleaning Module17: Business Insurance, Tax and Additional Equipment

  • Cleaning: Learn about different insurance purchasing options, for both cleaners and cleaning businesses
  • Cleaning: Learn about insurance costs and tax regulations

British Cleaning - Course 2: Working at Height Awareness Diploma

  • Module 01: Introduction, Regulations and Duties
  • Module 02: Risk Assessment and Prevention
  • Module 03: Work at Height Equipment

British Cleaning - Course 3: Working in Confined Spaces Level 2

  • Module 01: Working in Confined Spaces and the Laws
  • Module 02: Risk Assessment
  • Module 03: Control Measures
  • Module 04: Emergency Procedures

British Cleaning - Course 4: COSHH Awareness Level 3

  • Module 01: COSHH Explained
  • Module 02: COSHH Regulations
  • Module 03: Health Problems Related to Hazardous Substances
  • Module 04: Identifying Hazardous Substances
  • Module 05: COSHH Risk Assessments
  • Module 06: Control Measures and Monitoring
  • Module 07: Implementing Control Measures

British Cleaning - Course 5: First Aid at Work

  • Module 01: Introduction to Workplace First Aid
  • Module 02: Legal Framework for Workplace First Aid
  • Module 03: Incident Management at Work
  • Module 04: Primary Survey
  • Module 05: Secondary Survey
  • Module 06: Basic First-Aid Techniques
  • Module 07: Dealing with Minor Injuries at Workplace
  • Module 08: Secondary Illness: Loss of Responsiveness and CPR
  • Module 09: Secondary Illness: Breathing Problems
  • Module 10: Secondary Illnesses and Injuries
  • Module 11: Dealing With Fractures and Dislocations
  • Module 12: Call for an Emergency

British Cleaning - Course 6: Facilities Management Level 3

  • Module 01: Introduction to Facility Management
  • Module 02: Space Management
  • Module 03: Managing Workplace Services
  • Module 04: Human Resource and Contract Management
  • Module 05: Lease Purchase and Vendor Management
  • Module 06: Health and Safety at Work
  • Module 07: Sustainable Facility Management
  • Module 08: Maintenance and Repairs
  • Module 09: Project Management
  • Module 10: Business Development and Succession Planning

British Cleaning - Course 7: Fire Safety Awareness Level 2

  • Module 1: Introduction to Fire Safety
  • Module 2: Fire Safety Law
  • Module 3: Measures of Fire Safety
  • Module 4: Evacuation Procedures

British Cleaning - Course 8: Spill Management Training

  • Module 01: Introduction to Spill Management
  • Module 02: Hazardous Substances
  • Module 03: Pollution Incident Response Planning
  • Module 04: Managing a Spill
  • Module 05: Spill Clean-Up Guideline
  • Module 06: Spills on a Road or Highway
  • Module 07: Diesel Spillages: An Overview
  • Module 08: Site-Specific Pollution Control Options
  • Module 09: Spill Prevention & Control Checklist
  • Module 10: Ways to Encourage Best Practice

British Cleaning - Course 9: Work Area Organisation for Increased Office Productivity

  • Module 01: Introduction
  • Module 02: Purge
  • Module 03: Redistributing
  • Module 04: Fences Software
  • Module 05: Create Work Spaces
  • Module 06: Proximity
  • Module 07: Label What You Can

And much more

British Cleaning - Course 10: Workplace Safety Course

  • Module 01: Health and Safety at Work and the Laws
  • Module 02: Managing for Health and Safety
  • Module 03: Risk Assessment and Common Risks
  • Module 04: Workplace Health, Safety and Welfare
  • Module 05: Accidents and Ill Health at Work
  • Module 06: Electrical, Fire and Gas Safety
  • Module 07: Safety in Different Work Settings
  • Module 08: Work Equipment Hazards and Risk Control
  • Module 09: Other Health and Safety Hazards at Work

British Cleaning - Course 11: Personal Hygiene

  • Module 01: Introduction to Personal Hygiene and a Brief History
  • Module 02: Looking Clean, Smelling Clean
  • Module 03: Improving and Maintaining Oral Health
  • Module 04: Care of the Eyes
  • Module 05: Ear Care Secrets
  • Module 06: Foot & Nail Care in Personal Hygiene
  • Module 07: Hair Care Hygienic Ways
  • Module 08: Hygienic Approach to Skin Care
  • Module 09: Maintain Good Toilet Hygiene
    and much more

Who is this course for?

There is no experience or previous qualifications required for enrolment on this British Cleaning Diploma. It is available to all students, of all academic backgrounds.


Our British Cleaning Diploma is fully compatible with PC’s, Mac’s, Laptop, Tablet and Smartphone devices. This course has been designed to be fully compatible on tablets and smartphones so you can access your course on wifi, 3G or 4G.

There is no time limit for completing this British Cleaning Diploma package, it can be studied in your own time at your own pace.

Career path

Cleaning Diploma

This comprehensive Cleaning Course course is ideal for anyone who wants to take their professional development to the next level and fast track their career in any of the following roles:

  • Cleaning Operative
  • Cleaning Supervisor
  • Cleaning Staff
  • Cleaning Manager
  • Cleaning Assistant
  • Caretaker/Cleaner
  • Domestic Assistant
  • Store Cleaner
  • Housekeeping Staff

Questions and answers

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Claudia asked:

I want to start a business cleaning and I want to ask which course I need to take the license practice.


Hello Claudia. This is a perfect course for gaining knowledge on starting up a cleaning business. However, You don't need a specific licence to start or run a cleaning business, there are certain UK government requirements that you need to comply with in order to trade legally.

This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.

Kieran asked:

Are the assessments and final exam done online as well?


Hello Kieran, The assessments and exams are included with the Cleaning course and it can be done online as well. Upon completing the course, you can sit for the exam anytime you want. Your exam will be assessed in real time, therefore you'll get the result right after submitting your exam.

This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.


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CPD stands for Continuing Professional Development. If you work in certain professions or for certain companies, your employer may require you to complete a number of CPD hours or points, per year. You can find a range of CPD courses on, many of which can be completed online.

What is a ‘regulated qualification’?

A regulated qualification is delivered by a learning institution which is regulated by a government body. In England, the government body which regulates courses is Ofqual. Ofqual regulated qualifications sit on the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF), which can help students understand how different qualifications in different fields compare to each other. The framework also helps students to understand what qualifications they need to progress towards a higher learning goal, such as a university degree or equivalent higher education award.

What is an ‘endorsed’ course?

An endorsed course is a skills based course which has been checked over and approved by an independent awarding body. Endorsed courses are not regulated so do not result in a qualification - however, the student can usually purchase a certificate showing the awarding body’s logo if they wish. Certain awarding bodies - such as Quality Licence Scheme and TQUK - have developed endorsement schemes as a way to help students select the best skills based courses for them.