Boost your cleaning career with a certification in
Professional House Cleaning Skills.

This 100% online course gives you all the information you need to start, run and expand a professional house cleaning business.

Who should study this course?

This cleaning course is suitable for anyone who wants to work in this industry.

Whether you are seeking out employment as a professional cleaner or you want to be self-employed, our online course will help you take the first step.

You don’t need any qualifications and previous experience is not necessary for enrolment. All you need is an interest in cleaning, a little motivation and a way to access our course materials online.

Course graduates will:

  • Be able to identify the different types of cleaning equipment and materials that will be needed when cleaning different areas within a home environment.
  • Be fully aware of health and safety standards.
  • Be aware of the different unexpected situations that might occur when cleaning and how to handle them.
  • Be aware of the circumstances where you need to call maintenance.
  • Understand the importance of following the correct cleaning procedures and be able to identify different disposal methods for different types of waste.
  • Understand what cleaning records need to be completed.

Lesson Plan

The subjects covered in this module include:


Course Introduction

  • Welcome to the course
  • About Your Instructor
  • Outline & Objectives


Module 1: Administration

  • Client requirements & estimating the workload
  • Drawing up a work plan
  • Customer service & professional conduct
  • Areas of work
  • The importance of cleaning
  • Checking the work including self-auditing


Module 2: Health & Safety at Work

  • Chemical handling and care
  • Equipment handling and care
  • Manual handling
  • Lone working
  • Working at heights
  • Slips, trips & falls
  • Infection control


Module 3: Professional Skills – Level 1

  • The golden rules of professional house cleaning
  • Handling waste, recycling & laundry
  • Surface cleaning, dusting & damp cleaning
  • High level cleaning
  • Bathroom cleaning & detailing
  • Bathtubs & showers
  • Mirrors & glass
  • Vacuuming
  • Floor cleaning & mopping
  • Stain removal – carpets & upholstery
  • Window & window blind cleaning
  • Cleaning kitchen appliances
  • Detailing the room


Course Wrap Up

  • Wrapping things up
  • Resources

How much does the course cost?

The course is £99 per person.


Who should enroll in the course?

This course is suitable for anyone working in the house cleaning sector.


How many lessons are in the course?

The course consists of 3 modules. Modules are broken down into units, varying from 4 units, to 8 units, depending on the module content.


How do I get assessed?

There is an online assessment at the end of each module. Assessment’s pass rates vary, however each you must pass each before you can move onto the next module. You can resit the assessments as many times as you need to.


Do I get a professional certificate?

Yes. Once you complete all modules and successfully pass each assessment, you will received a course completion certificate.

Why Bright Academy?

24 hour tutoring

24/7 Access

You will have full access to your course materials at anytime so you choose when & how you learn.

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Qualified Tutors

Our Industry leading tutors are available when you need us through or members only private Facebook Group.

Commercial cleaning certificate


On completion of this course you will be able to print your Bright Academy certificate.