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Horizontal Surface Maintenance (Level 1)



16 hours 

(2 days)

Full Fee (with GST)



English (with Chinse reference)

NEA-TCC Recommendation


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About the Course

At the end of this course, you will be able to follow processes and procedures on cleaning of horizontal surfaces.

What You'll Learn

  • Collect assigned tools, equipment and supplies and place them on rack and/or receptacles.

  • Use allocated PPE to perform cleaning of the assigned hard floor surfaces and/or carpet.

  • Display the appropriate safety signage at designated area to prevent accidents during the course of cleaning the surroundings.

  • Perform cleaning and/or vacuuming of hard floor surfaces or carpet in accordance with organisational procedures and guidelines.

  • Ensure waste collected at waste-holding area are secured in its containers.

  • Replenish consumables cleaning supplies used for cleaning the hard floor surfaces and carpet when necessary to ensure smooth operation of cleaning services provided.

  • Inform appropriate person or supervisor if work activities cannot be carried out.

Assessment / Certificate:

  • Practicum

  • Oral questioning

You will receive a Statement of Attainment from SSG upon attainment of a minimum of 75% training attendance and pass the associated assessments.

Minimum Entry Requirements

  • Speak, listen and read English at Workplace Literacy (WPL) Level 3, and manipulate numbers at Workplace Numeracy (WPN) Level 3.

  • Never attended school; pre-primary / kindergarten education; primary education without PSLE / PSPE certification or equivalent.

  • Minimum of two months of work experience in the environmental service industry as a General Cleaner or with the interest to be employed in the industry.

Who Should Attend

  • General Cleaner

  • Indoor Cleaner

  • Outdoor Cleaner

Fee Details

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