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Level 7 Endorsed Advanced Diploma | Engaging Audiovisual Lessons | Exam & Full Tutor Support

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Offer ends 20 September 2021
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610 hours
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12 months
No formal qualification
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You always look for a clean surrounding when you walk into any place — whether it's an office, a restaurant, or your own house. Because, cleanliness always makes a massive influence on people's impressions of a place.Thus, it is critical not only for a healthy and germ-free environment but also for a blissful ambience.

Any tidy environment is always welcoming. Additionally, a clean, germ-free, and uncluttered work environment is an unfailing approach to increase employee productivity. However, maintaining and keeping a place clean requires a lot of effort. For whatever reason you came to this page — to keep your home sparkling clean or establish your own cleaning business, this Cleaning training will definitely benefit you in every way.

Throughout this course, you will walk through the intricacies of a cleaning job. This course will tell you about it all, from cleaning equipment and products to cleaning techniques and standards. You will get to know about a typical day in the life of a cleaner in various work settings. Additionally, you will gain step-by-step guidance on cleaning houses, offices, commercial kitchens and more. This course will also educate you on chemical safety, alarm codes, non-routine wastes, cleaning external areas and surfaces, etc.

Moreover, this cleaner training will teach you how to start a cleaning business providing quality service. Besides this, you will learn about customer satisfaction, marketing and sales, business insurance and tax, etc.

Our Advanced Diploma on Cleaning is endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme, for its high-quality and non-regulated provision and training programmes.

So, join this Cleaning course — gain every necessary skill and knowledge to make any space squeaky clean.

What you'll get out of this Cleaning course:

  • Take a look at a typical day in the life of a cleaner.
  • Get to know the diversity of cleaning jobs.
  • Acquaint yourself with cleaning equipment and products.
  • Learn about the house cleaning techniques and standards.
  • Step-by-step guidance on commercial kitchen cleaning.
  • Perceive the crucial steps in office space & toilet cleaning.
  • Explore the vital tactics of cleaning external areas and surfaces.
  • Become skilled at dealing with non-routine waste.
  • Familiarise yourself with chemical safety and alarm codes for cleaners.
  • Know how to plan and start a cleaning business.
  • Be adept in running a business with quality service
  • Develop your knowledge of customer satisfaction.
  • Have a clear idea of staff and expansion management.
  • Gain the fundamentals of marketing and sales.
  • Strengthen your understanding of business insurance and tax.

What Will I Learn from This Cleaning Course:

  • 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

Why People Enrol this Operations Management Advanced Diploma From One Education:

  • Receive an Endorsed certificate upon successful completion of the Cleaning Course
  • Learning materials of our Cleaning Course contains engaging voiceover and visual elements for your comfort
  • Get 24/7 access to all Cleaning Course content for a full year
  • Complete the Cleaning Course at your own pace
  • Each of our students gets full tutor support on weekdays (Monday to Friday)
  • Efficient assessments and instant results upon completion of our Cleaning Course


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Course Curriculum

This Cleaning Course is designed with the following modules:

Module 1: An Introduction to the Cleaning Job

  • Cleaning Contracts
  • Expected Pay
  • A Day in the Life of a Cleaner

Module 2: The Diversity of Cleaning Jobs

  • Cleaning Offices
  • Cleaning Pubs and Leisure Premises

Module 3: Cleaning Equipment, Products and Clothing

  • Self-Employed Cleaning Equipment for Domestic and Business Purposes
  • Cleaning Products and Clothing

Module 4: House Cleaning

  • Cleaning Techniques and Standards Expected

Module 5 Food Kitchen and Commercial Kitchen Cleaning

  • Domestic and Hospitality Kitchen Cleaning
  • Cleaning Commercial Kitchen

Module 6 Bathrooms and Toilets

  • Professional Toilet Cleaning Equipment
  • Bathroom Cleaning Routine
  • Key Steps in Bathroom Cleaning

Module 7 Office Cleaning

  • Trying and Clearing Up Rubbish in Office
  • How to Clean Staff Toilets

Module 8 Cleaning External Surfaces and Areas

  • Outdoor Cleaning and Its Potential Hazards
  • Wastewater Management

Module 9 Dealing with Non-Routine Waste

  • Waste Handling
  • PPE for Different Purposes and Non-Routine Waste Handling
  • Waste Segregation and Product Recycling
  • Pharmaceutical disposal

Module 10 Chemical Safety, Keyholding and Alarm Codes for Cleaners

  • Required Actions in case of a Chemical Injury
  • Correct Way of Cleaning Chemical Storing
  • Purchasing Cleaning Chemicals
  • Security Alarm Codes

Module 11 Starting a Cleaning Business and Planning for it

  • Cleaning Businessmen’s Important Traits
  • The Right Type of Cleaning Business for You
  • Local Area Market Research Concerns
  • Target Market
  • Planning for Cleaning Company and Writing it Down

Module 12 Running the Business with Quality Service

  • Providing Your Clients with a Service
  • Auditing
  • Producing Detail Lists

Module 13 Customer Satisfaction

  • Ensuring Client Satisfaction
  • How Clients Regard Cleaning

Module 14 Management of Staff

  • Employing Staff
  • Local Advertising
  • Word of Mouth

Module 15 Marketing, Advertising and Sales

  • Marketing and Advertising
  • Emailing

Module 16 Expansion Management

  • Recruiting Service Managers
  • Employing Administrative Staff
  • Managing the Payroll

Module 17 Business Insurance, Tax and Additional Equipment

  • Insurance for Cleaning Businesses
  • Tax Regulations for Cleaners Who are Self-Employed

... and many more!

How is the Cleaning Course assessed?

To simplify the procedure of evaluation and accreditation for learners, we provide an automated assessment system. Upon completion of an online module of our Cleaning Course, you will immediately be given access to a specifically crafted MCQ test. The results will be evaluated instantly, and the score displayed for your perusal. For each test, the pass mark will be set to 60%.

When all tests have been successfully passed, you will be able to order a certificate endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme.

Certificate of Achievement

Endorsed Certificate of Achievement from the Quality Licence Scheme

After successfully completing the Cleaning, learners will be able to order an endorsed certificate as proof of their achievement. Hardcopy of this certificate of achievement endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme can be ordered and received straight to your home by post, by paying —

  • Within the UK: £129
  • International: £129 + £10 (postal charge) = £139

IAO Accredited Certification from One Education

After successfully completing this Cleaning, you will qualify for the IAO accredited certificate from One Education, as proof of your continued professional development. Certification is available in both PDF & hardcopy format, which can be received by paying —

  • PDF Certificate: £9
  • Hardcopy Certificate (within the UK): £15
  • Hardcopy Certificate (international): £15 + £10 (postal charge) = £25

Who is this course for?

This Cleaning Course is ideal for

  • Students
  • Recent graduates
  • Job Seekers
  • Anyone interested in professional cleaning
  • People already working in related fields of cleaning and want to polish their knowledge and skill.


There are no specific prerequisites to enrol in this Cleaning Course. Anyone and everyone can take this course.

The Cleaning Course is fully accessible from any internet-enabled smart device. So, you can study from the comfort of your home!

All you need is a passion for learning, literacy, and to be over the age of 16.

Career path

This Cleaning course equips you with a thorough understanding of cleaning and maintenance. Completing this course will help you develop the abilities needed to function at an extraordinary level and discover fun and satisfying job paths, such as —

  • Cleaner
  • Custodian
  • Housekeeper
  • Janitor

The average yearly salary for these positions in the UK ranges from £10,000 to £25,000.

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angela asked:

How long does it take to complete the course


Hi Angela, Thanks for reaching out. The approximate course duration is 610 hours if you want to finish at one go. However, you will get one-year access to the course upon purchasing. Therefore, you can complete it anytime within a year. Thanks.

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Alexander asked:

How will I be assessed?


Hi Alexander, There will be a mock and a final test at the end of the last module. The exam will consist of around 20-30 multiple choice questions and will allow around 20-30 minutes to complete. You will need 60% or more correct answers to pass the exam. Thanks.

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Noah asked:

If I fail to complete the course in a year, do I need to pay again?


Hi Noah, Thanks for your question. If you fail to complete the course within a year, you just need to inform us about that and we will happily extend your subscription and that's without any fees. Thanks.

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Bev Dennis asked:

Hi, what happens if I fail the multiple question exam at the end of the course. Can I re-take the exam for free and if so, how many times? Thanks.


Hi Bev, Thanks for reaching out. There will be two multiple choice exams at the end of the course. You can take the mock the mock exam three times before the final exam, which will prepare yourself well for the final. If you fail in the final, you can reset that by paying £1.99 every time until you pass. Thanks.

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Tutor asked:

Has this course have a section or module covering confined spaces.


Hi there, This course covers almost all the topics related to Cleaning. You will see the course curriculum on the course page. Thanks.

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Dan asked:

Hi I would love to purchase this for a surprise Xmas present. Is that possible? Thanks


Hello Dan, Thanks for reaching out. That would be no problem. You can make the purchase now and we will provide the access details to the person you want to make surprised at your instructed way. Or you can just let us know your plan and we will try to co-operate the way you want. Thanks.

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Patrick Olalekan lshola asked:

Can apply for the course from Nigeria, Africa


Dear Patrick, Thank you for contacting us. All of our courses are online courses. All our course materials are online and you can study everything online as well. The course is delivered through our online learning platform, accessible through any internet-connected device. Therefore, you can do the courses from anywhere in the world. Thanks

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Tess asked:

Can I study this course using my iPhone?


Dear Tess, Thank you for contacting us. The course is delivered through our online learning platform, accessible through any internet-connected device. Thanks

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vida asked:

how i can pay to start this curse?


Dear Vida, Thanks for the question. You need to purchase the course to start the course. You just need to go to the course page and click to 'Add to Basket' in order to purchase the course. You can make payment using your bank card or Paypal. Many thanks, Help Desk

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David asked:

Can the course be taken on a smart phone


Dear David, Thank you for your question. Yes, you can do the course on your smartphone. Thank you.

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Lee asked:

Do you have to complete module 18 to pass the course. Some of my staff might not necessarily want to learn how to complete a business plan.


Dear Lee, Thank you for contacting us. It is not a must. However, be advised to read all the units in order to achieve a good grade. Stay Safe Stay Healthy.

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Robert asked:

where to is the Cleaning Course is it in Weymouth or Dorchester


Hi Robert, Thanks for the question. All the courses we are providing are completely online. Therefore, you can take the courses from anywhere in the world. Thanks.

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James asked:

The course is cited as 610 hours...yet you say it takes 11 hours to complete...why?


Dear James, Thank you for your question. The estimated duration of the course is 610 hours. 11 hours will not be enough to complete this course. It depends on the student how quickly they can complete the course. However, you can complete it anytime within 1 year. Thank you

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