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  • What are the training aims?

    to understand; the basics of cleaning science, including the importance of identifying soil types, the right product with the correct chemical composition, the importance of chemical choice and its effect on a surface and the effects of pH in cleaning products.

  • What is the course content?

    The Course is split into chapters and lessons, each lesson can contain a mix of voiced presentations, videos and interactive questions. There are pictures used where appropriate and a quiz at the end. You must complete each lesson before you move onto the next one. There are a number of useful downloads for your use as well.

  • Who would benefit from the training?

    This course would be of a benefit to anyone who wants to understand the science involved in cleaning products and anyone who has to choose the products for cleaning tasks. It would also benefit anyone working within the industry whether cleaning operative or senior manager.

  • Pricing

    The price displayed is a non-member price, if you are a member please supply the special offer code in the checkout procedure and you will be charged the member price of £36.

  • Duration

    The course will take a maximum of 2 hours if completed in one sitting, however you can start and return to this course as many times as you wish over a 14 day period from enrolment/purchase.

  • Completion

    Upon completion of the course you will receive an electronic Certificate of attendance.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Welcome and introduction

    • Welcome and introduction

  • 2

    What is cleaning?

    • What is cleaning

  • 3

    Why do we clean?

    • Why do we clean?

  • 4

    Key concerns for cleaning

    • Key concerns for cleaning

  • 5

    The cleaning cycle

    • Soil types

    • Types of water

    • pH values - Part 1

    • pH values - Part 2

    • pH values - Part 3

    • pH values - Part 4

    • pH values - Part 5

    • pH values - Part 6

    • Products and how they work

    • Mechanical action

    • Training

  • 6


    • Summary

  • 7

    Test your knowledge

    • Test your knowledge

    • Test your knowledge

  • 8

    Resource downloads

    • Course back-up documents