This course will introduce you to the fundamentals of the Building Service Worker field, including health and safety practices, cleaning procedures, tools and equipment, and anti-contagion practices.
You will also learn about enhanced cleaning techniques and best practices to help prevent or reduce the impact of contagions, such as COVID-19. Concepts will be taught through a combination of direct instruction, video demonstrations, self-directed reading, classroom discussion, and activities/assignments.
The Building Service Worker Foundations course is suitable for those who want to work in the cleaning and maintaining of commercial, institutional, or residential buildings. This course was developed with employer insights from the public and private sector, and will prepare the student for entry-level work as a custodian.
This course is currently being delivered online, so please be prepared to attend your classes with the following:
• A computer with a microphone and webcam (recommended)
• A stable and high-speed internet connection