- Course Code: UKVC18IMP
- Location: Online
- Duration: 0.75 hours
- Cost: £49.00
- Qualification: All modern browsers and devices
- Course Access: 12 months
- Exams Included: Yes
- Compatibility: All modern browsers and devices
Importance of Good Housekeeping at Work Certificate
Everyone seems to be aware of their obligation to keep a workplace clean. This is why company owners often hire professionals to scrub down offices at night or go through periodic shutdowns. However, good housekeeping at work requires a lot more than simply using cleaning products. It also means keeping your own workspace free from obstacles and debris that could cause trips or other hazards. Practicing good housekeeping at work ensures that the workplace is safer and as free from injuries as possible.
This course goes into detail about the importance of practicing good housekeeping at work, whilst also providing you with instructions on how to do so. We begin by reviewing what poor housekeeping is, as well as highlighting the risks involved with working in that kind of environment. We also review the key benefits of using good housekeeping strategies at work. Next, we discuss why you need to develop a housekeeping programme regardless of your industry. Finally, we review why you need to evaluate your housekeeping efforts on an ongoing basis.
You Will Learn:
- How poor housekeeping puts you and others in your workplace at risk
- Examples of poor housekeeping, including common mistakes made by many companies
- How employing good housekeeping skills can increase productivity and reduce the number of sick days taken
- The items that many people overlook when developing a housekeeping programme
- The steps you can take to ensure that your workplace stays tidy
Benefits of Taking This Course
- Being able to enjoy a safer workplace, as free from hazards as is possible for your industry
- Understanding the role employees play in keeping areas clean, neat and free from debris
- Learning how to avoid common mistakes made when implementing housekeeping policies
- Understanding that good housekeeping is an ongoing task, not something that you only need to worry about once
- Learning how to encourage your employees to keep their space clean and free from debris
Who can take the Importance of Good Housekeeping at Work Certificate course?Anyone who has an interest in learning more about this subject matter is encouraged to take the course. There are no entry requirements to take the course.
What is the structure of the course?The course is broken down into 1 individual modules. Each module takes between 20 and 90 minutes on average to study. Although you are free to spend as much or as little time as you feel necessary on each module, simply log in and out of the course at your convenience.
Where / when can I study the course?You can study the course any time you like. Simply log in and out of the web based course as often as you require. The course is compatible with all computers, tablet devices and smart phones so you can even study while on the move!
Is there a test at the end of the course?Once you have completed all 1 modules there is a multiple choice test. The questions will be on a range of topics found within the 1 modules. The test, like the course, is online and can be taken a time and location of your choosing.
What is the pass mark for the final test?The pass mark for the test is 70%.
What happens if I fail the test?If you don’t pass the test first time you will get further opportunities to take the test again after extra study. There are no limits to the number of times you can take the test. All test retakes are included within the price of the course.
When will I receive my certificate?Once you have completed your test you can log in to your account and download/print your certificate any time you need it. If you would prefer us to post you a certificate to a UK address, there will be an admin charge of £10 (certificates sent internationally may cost more).
How can I pay?You can either use your Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Solo cards or PayPal account to pay for the online course. Our site uses the latest SSL encryption to ensure your safety. All payments are handled securely by PayPal.
How long after payment can I begin the course?You can begin the course immediately after your payment has been received. You will create your login details during the checkout process. We will also send you an email confirming your login details.
How long does it take to complete the Importance of Good Housekeeping at Work Certificate course?We estimate that the course will take about 0.75 hours to complete in total, plus an additional 30 minutes for the end of course test.
How long is my certificate valid for?Once you have been awarded your certificate it is valid for life. The certificate does not expire or need renewing.