CPP30316 Certificate III in Cleaning Operations

Nationally Recognised Training – Bookings Open

Regular Price $2500.00

This qualification 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. The cleaner may work alone, with or without supervision, and has responsibility for selecting, preparing and using appropriate cleaning methods for a range of cleaning situations while ensuring safe work practices.


Units of Competence

To achieve this qualification, competency must be demonstrated in:

14 units of competency:

5 core units

9 elective units.

The elective units must ensure the integrity of the AQF alignment and contribute to a valid, industry-supported vocational outcome and are to be chosen as follows:

all 9 units may be chosen from the elective units listed below

up to 3 units may be chosen from other Certificate III or Certificate IV qualifications in CPP or another current Training Package or accredited course, provided they do not duplicate the outcome of another unit chosen for the qualification.

Core units


Clean using safe work practices


Confirm and apply privacy and security requirements for cleaning work


Remove waste and recyclable materials


Maintain cleaning storage areas


Provide effective client service

Elective units


Maintain hard floor surfaces


Maintain carpeted floors


Clean glass surfaces


Clean using environmentally sustainable work practices


Maintain clean-room environments


Clean wet areas


Clean and maintain furniture and fittings


Clean using microfibre and chemical-free techniques