Continuing Education

Building Service Worker

Building Service Worker

Cost: $749
Prerequisite: Good reading, writing and verbal English. Recommended: Canadian Language Benchmark (CLB) of 6 or higher, or prior permission from the Instructor (Most work is done in-class. 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.

Purchase the following textbooks for the first day of class from the UFV Bookstore:

  • Building Service Worker Handbook

Abbotsford — Aerospace Centre

Jan 14-Feb 27, no class Jan 18, Feb 1, 15 | 20009, 17 sessions, Tue, Thu, 7 pm-10 pm, Sat, 9 am-3:30 pm
Mar 24-May 7, no class Mar 28, Apr 11, 25 | 20055, 17 sessions, Tue, Thu, 7pm-10 pm, Sat, 9 am-3:30 pm

Chilliwack —Trades and Technology Centre

May 25-Jun 5 | 40090, 10 sessions, Mon-Fri, 9 am-3:30 pm

Phone 1-888-823-8734 to register for courses
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