CPP40416 Certificate IV in Cleaning Management

Open up new pathways for career development in the cleaning industry

Cleaning management covers a range of fundamental cleaning operations and the efficient and effective delivery of managed cleaning services.

Learning Sphere
RTO Code 91718

Get the skills you need to run a modern cleaning business or manage large scale cleaning operations

The outbreak of Covid-19 and ongoing changes to OH&S and safe working practices mean big changes for the cleaning industry. 

A Certificate IV in Cleaning Management will help you upskill to the latest cleaning practices and techniques and an understanding of the most effective and compliant chemicals to efficiently run a successful cleaning business.

Cleaning management is more than just a broad knowledge of cleaning systems.

The Certificate IV in Cleaning Management in the foundation for anyone wanting to expand their career into management of cleaning services or operating their own cleaning business. 

Learn from experienced practitioners who have operated their own successful businesses and managed a variety of cleaning operations throughout varying industries.

What you’ll learn

The CPP40416 Certificate IV in Cleaning Management reflects the role of cleaning industry personnel who use well developed skills and a broad knowledge base in a wide variety of cleaning management contexts. They may be responsible for wide-ranging operational cleaning management activity and for managing staff, providing quotations, planning and overseeing work, and providing customer support.

Core subjects

  • CPPCMN4007 – Manage workplace safety arrangements
  • BSBRSK501 – Manage risk
  • CPPCMN4003 – Establish, develop and monitor teams
  • CPPCLO4024 – Manage the supply of cleaning stores to the work site
  • CPPCLO4001 – Induct cleaning staff
  • CPPCLO4022 – Schedule and monitor cleaning tasks
  • CPPCMN4004 – Develop and manage client relations

Elective subjects

  • CPPCLO3005 Confirm and apply privacy and security requirements for cleaning work
  • CPPCLO4002 Develop, implement and monitor new cleaning techniques
  • CPPCLO4003 Manage cleaning equipment maintenance and supply
  • CPPCLO3029 Inspect sites prior to carpet cleaning
  • CPPCMN4002 Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
  • BSBPEF402 Develop personal work priorities
  • HLTINFCOV001 Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures


Elective units are subject to change.

Career opportunities

  • Carpet Cleaner
  • Commercial Cleaner
  • Industrial Cleaner
  • Cleaning Manager
  • Supervisor Cleaning
  • Housekeeper
  • Executive Housekeeper
Graduates of this course achieve excellent career outcomes.
of graduates were satisfied with their training
of graduates enjoy improved work status such as promotion or higher pay
is the average salary earned by graduates entering their first full time job after graduating
* Information provided by myskills.gov.au

Level up your skills and create new career opportunities with AKI.

CPP40416 Certificate IV in Cleaning Management

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

Funded via Smart and Skilled:

1st qual: $1980

not 1st qual: $2310

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.