General Education and Training Certificate: Hygiene and Cleaning
The primary purpose of this qualification is to develop in a learner, the foundational, practical and
reflexive competencies required for a career in the Hygiene & Cleaning Services Industry.
Central to the qualification is the development of a culture of quality service and professionalism in a
cleaning services environment. This qualification intends to produce cleaners who can find gainful
employment in the cleaning industry.
This qualification will enable learners to access learning in a related field (e.g. Hospitality, Health Care,
Wholesale and Retail, Food Production or Manufacturing etc), or a related branch of cleaning (e.g.