Cleaning training programmes
Nuts and Bolts Training delivers bespoke cleaning training to staff in cleaning, facilities management and building maintenance. The training focuses on improving core skills and includes induction, basic cleaning skills and supervisory and management programmes.
All our training is delivered by an experienced team of tutors who are highly regarded in their field.
Introduction to cleaning
This one day course covers the three areas so essential to people new to cleaning.
Basic infection control
Chemical competence and COSHH
Safe use, care and storage of equipment.
The course can be used as part of an induction programme or can be delivered to anyone who needs a better understanding of the issues involved in cleaning.
Fundamental cleaning tasks
This practical two day course covers the most common tasks done by the cleaning operative. You can choose from a range of topics so the training matches your operational requirements, including:
Sweeping using a brush
Single solution mopping
Dry suction cleaning
Washing, damp wiping and dusting
Cleaning windows from the inside
Sanitary appliance cleaning
Removing stains from carpets and upholstery
Team leading for cleaners
This two day course is designed for new and aspiring team leaders. It will ensure participants learn the skills they need to ensure their teams are communicating and working effectively to get the job done. The course covers:
Motivation techniques and how to get the best from people
How to tackle difficult issues such as under-performance
One-to-one meeting techniques
Interview and recruitment procedures
Creating a team identity
Setting standards and follow up
Train the trainer - how to train your own cleaners
On this three day course participants will be introduced to the techniques, knowledge and skills that will enable them to effectively deliver the Nuts & Bolts Fundamental Cleaning Skills training course to colleagues. Course content includes:
Fundamental Cleaning Skills - choose the topics that best suit your business needs
How to identify and understand learning styles
How to confidently ask and answer questions
How to prepare for a training session
Training delivery techniques
Giving constructive feedback
Fully-funded qualifications also available*
Nuts & Bolts Training is working in partnership with a national training provider to offer the following fully-funded* vocationally related qualifications at level 2.
The qualifications are delivered through a distance learning process over a period of 8–16 weeks using high-quality workbooks with support and guidance provided by a dedicated team of qualified assessors/tutors.
This delivery model provides flexibility for organisations where absence from the workplace can be difficult to manage. The informative workbooks act as continuing reference materials.
Level 2 certificate in cleaning principles
Level 2 certificate in infection control
Level 2 certificate in customer service
Level 2 certificate in business administration.
* The qualifications are delivered at no cost subject to the candidate meeting set eligibility criteria.