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Highfield Level 2 Certificate in Cleaning Principles (RQF)


Who is this qualification for?

This qualification is aimed at individuals wishing to pursue a career in the cleaning industry and provides learners with the opportunity to develop and practise the skills required for employment within the cleaning sector.   

It sits within the Intermediate Apprenticeship in Cleaning and Environmental Support Services and aims to provide learners with the underpinning knowledge in generic and specialist cleaning areas

How long will it take?

To complete this qualification, learners should expect to undertake a total qualification time (TQT) of 130 hours, and of this 110 hours is recommended as guided learning (GL).

Topics covered

These may include dealing with routine and non-routine waste, health and safety for the cleaning and support services industry, working with customers and others in the cleaning and support services industry, cleaning of interiors and washrooms, mechanical street cleaning, working safely at heights in the cleaning and support services industry and cleaning with water fed pole systems depending upon unit choice.

Assessment method

This qualification is assessed by a portfolio of evidence.

Qualification specification

A full qualification specification is available for approved centres in the Download Area.

Invaluable support for your learners 

Highfield Products provides some fantastic training materials that we think your learners will love when taking this qualification. Simply visit Level 2 Cleaning Principles for details on our Apprenti-kit that supports this qualification.