CPP30316 Certificate III in Cleaning Operations

Join one of the fastest growing essential services sectors

Covid-19 shone a light on the importance of improved cleaning and hygiene practices and has created a boom in the cleaning industry for qualified cleaning professionals.

Learning Sphere
RTO Code 91718

There’s more to cleaning services than pushing a mop or broom.

Each individual indoor environment requires specialist cleaning knowledge as well as an understanding of processes and best practice cleaning principles.

A Certificate III in Cleaning Operations in a nationally recognised industry qualification that will help you learn how to deliver industry standard best cleaning procedures for both domestic and commercial environments.

This qualification has been superseded and is currently in a transition to an updated qualification. In line with our registering body requirements the existing qualification is still able to be enrolled in and have qualifications issued. We will be offering the new qualification very shortly.

Boom shake shake, shake the broom

The Certificate III in Cleaning Operations delivered by Learning Sphere RTO has one of the highest graduate satisfaction ratings of any training course or qualification in Australia with almost 95% of graduates satisfied with the training provided. 

Boom! That’s just how we mop and roll at AKI.

What you’ll learn

The CPP30316 Certificate III in Cleaning Operations reflects the role of cleaners responsible for undertaking a range of routine and non-routine tasks according to work schedules, liaising with clients and in some cases members of the public, and operating in a range of general residential and commercial settings as well as specialist cleaning environments.

Core subjects

  • CPPCLO3035 – Maintain cleaning storage areas
  • CPPCLO3003 – Clean using safe work practices
  • CPPCMN3006 – Provide effective client service
  • CPPCLO3019 – Remove waste and recyclable materials
  • CPPCLO3005 – Confirm and apply privacy and security requirements for cleaning work

Elective subjects

  • CPPCLO3001 Maintain hard floor surfaces
  • CPPCLO3017 Clean wet areas
  • CPPCLO3043 Clean using microfibre and chemical-free techniques
  • CPPCLO3004 Maintain carpeted floors
  • CPPCLO3018 Clean and maintain furniture and fittings
  • CPPCMN3007 Support leadership in the workplace
  • CPPCLO3045 Clean high-touch surfaces
  • CPPCLO3038 Clean food-handling areas
  • CPPCLO3009 Clean glass surfaces

Elective units are subject to change.

Career opportunities

  • Carpet Cleaner
  • Commercial Cleaner
  • Industrial Cleaner
  • Housekeeper
  • Hospitality Cleaner
  • Cleaner Aged Care/Nursing Home
  • Cleaning Supervisor
  • Room Service Attendant
Graduates of this course achieve excellent career outcomes.
of graduates were satisfied with their training
of graduates enjoy improved work status such as new jobs or higher skilled work
is the average salary earned by graduates entering their first full time job after graduating
* Information provided by myskills.gov.au

CPP30316 Certificate III in Cleaning Operations

Study with one of Australia’s most successful RTO’s.

Funded via Smart and Skilled:

1st qual: $1320

not 1st qual: $1580

concession: $240

traineeship or fee exemption: $0

Course Duration: Approximately 6-12 months
Delivery Mode Options: Face to Face | Online | Workplace | Combination of above | Traineeship
Attendance Requirements: This course has mandatory attendance requirements. Please refer to the individual course information sheet
Vocational Placement: Not applicable for this course.