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Building Service Worker

Building Service Worker

Cost: $859
Prerequisite: Recommended: Canadian Language Benchmark (CLB) of 6 or higher. Good skills in reading, writing, and verbal English are required for success in this course. (Work is done online in English). *For online program: must have a computer/laptop with reliable internet, as well as a working microphone and camera.

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 textbook will be provided to students by the instructor.

Students may purchase a hardcopy of the textbook if they choose for the first day of class from the UFV Bookstore:

  • Building Service Worker Handbook

December 2021 in-person course was canceled due to recent flooding in the Fraser Valley


Delivery method: Online with scheduled meeting times, Online with no scheduled meeting times

 ONLINE* | Jan 24-Mar 11 | 20235  Approximately 7 online sessions + online work-time, first session Tuesday 7 pm, weekly schedule to be determined on the start date. Electronic textbook included in tuition for online courses only.

* must have a computer/laptop with reliable internet, as well as a working microphone and camera.

 

ONLINE | May 9-Jun 24| 40045  Approximately 7 online sessions + online work-time, first session Tuesday 7 pm, weekly schedule to be determined on the start date. Electronic textbook included in tuition for online courses only.

* must have a computer/laptop with reliable internet, as well as a working microphone and camera.

 

Abbotsford — Aerospace Centre

IN-PERSON | Mar 28-May 7| 20449 17 sessions, Mon & Wed,  7-10 pm, Sat 9 am-3:00 pm

(Note electronic textbook is not included for an in-person, hard copy must be purchased). 

 

IN-PERSON | Jul 11-Aug 20| 40068 17 sessions, Mon & Wed,  7-10 pm, Sat 9 am-3:00 pm*

(Note electronic textbook is not included for an in-person, hard copy must be purchased). 

 

Phone 1-888-823-8734 and select option 1 to register

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