Prerequisite: Good reading, writing and verbal English. Recommended: Canadian Language Benchmark (CLB) of 6 or higher, or prior permission from the Instructor
(Work is done online. Success in this program requires the above skills)
Be introduced to custodial/housekeeping operations (both theory and practical applications) in cleaning procedures for all surfaces, including chemicals, waste handling, WHMIS, and other safety matters. This course is based on green cleaning practices as outlined by The Canadian Sanitation Supply Association (CSSA) and the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED®) Green Building Rating System. It is suitable for those seeking to enter the custodial/cleaning industry and working custodians wishing to improve their skills.
An electronic text will be provided to students by the instructor.
Students may purchase a hardcopy of textbook if they choose for the first day of class from the UFV Bookstore:
- Building Service Worker Handbook
PHONE 1-888-823-8734 TO REGISTER.
Payment can be made through your online banking platform
PAYEE: University of the Fraser Valley
ACCOUNT NUMBER: UFV student account number
COVID-19 bookestore update
Summer semester textbooks are now available online.
Shipping charges will be waived for domestic orders over $30.
The Bookstore remains physically closed for shopping but you can still order online.
Please follow social distancing protocol when lining up for the safety of yourself, fellow customers, and staff.
Delivery method: Online with scheduled meeting times
Sep 8-Oct 23| 80012 Approximately 10 online sessions + online work-time, Tuesday & Thursday evenings 7:00 pm
Nov 2-Dec 18| 80052 Approximately 10 online sessions + online work-time, Tuesday & Thursday evenings 7:00 pm
Phone 1-888-823-8734 to register