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Certificate II in Cleaning Operations

CPP20611
Average Course Fee: $1584
Average Duration: 10 Months

This qualification applies to individuals undertaking pre-vocational programs or those in the workforce responsible for routine cleaning work under supervision.

These are the outcomes of graduates surveyed six months after completing their training for Certificate II in Cleaning Operations

92.9%

Satisfied with the training
73.6%

Received job-related
benefits from training
Commercial Cleaner ( ANZSCO code 811211)
Expected job openings
Expected job openings are: high Low Below average Average Above average High
High
136,300 persons were employed as Commercial Cleaners in 2015. Job openings over the next 5 years are expected to be greater than 50,000.
Average weekly full time earnings
Average weekly full time earnings are: low Low Below average Average Above average High
Low
Average weekly full time earnings before tax for Commercial Cleaners in 2014 are: $800. Average earnings for all occupations are: $1,200
Source: Department of Employment. For full details on Commercial Cleaners visit Job Outlook
This qualification is available as an Australian Apprenticeship in the states and territories shown by blue colouring in the table below.

  1. ACT
  2. NSW
  3. NT
  4. QLD
  5. SA
  6. TAS
  7. VIC
For more information on apprenticeship pathways, please visit this course on aapathways.com.au
This course may be subsidised in the following state and territories

  1. ACT
  2. NSW
  3. NT
  4. QLD
  5. SA
  6. TAS
  7. VIC

For more information about financial support and subsidies for training, please refer to the Financial assistance page

To achieve this qualification, the candidate must demonstrate competency in:

  • 11 units of competency:
  • 3 core units
  • 8 elective units.
  • The elective units are to be chosen as follows:

  • a minimum of 6 units from the elective units listed below
  • up to 2 units from CPP31011 Certificate III in Cleaning Operations
  • up to 2 units from Certificate II qualifications in CPP07 or another current Training Package or state-accredited course, provided the integrity of the AQF alignment is ensured, and they contribute to a valid, industry-supported vocational outcome.
  • Core units of competency

    Unit code

    Unit title

    CPPCLO2033A

    Plan for safe and efficient cleaning activities

    CPPCLO2035A

    Maintain cleaning storage areas

    CPPCMN2002A

    Participate in workplace safety arrangements

    Elective units of competency

    Unit code

    Unit title

    CPPCCL2007A

    Perform basic stain removal

    CPPCLO2001A

    Maintain hard floor surfaces

    CPPCLO2004A

    Maintain carpeted floors

    CPPCLO2009A

    Clean glass surfaces

    CPPCLO2010A

    Clean ceiling surfaces and fittings

    CPPCLO2015A

    Maintain furniture, fittings and room dressing

    CPPCLO2017A

    Clean wet areas

    CPPCLO2019A

    Sort and remove waste and recyclable materials

    CPPCLO2037A

    Clean external surfaces

    CPPCLO2043A

    Clean using microfibre techniques

    CPPCLO2044A

    Prepare rooms for guests and residents

    CPPCMN2003A

    Provide effective client service

    HLTFA301C

    Apply first aid

    AMPA2171

    Clean carcase hanging equipment

    AMPA2173

    Overview cleaning program

    AMPA2174

    Clean after operations – boning room

    AMPA2175

    Clean after operations – slaughter floor

    AMPX202

    Clean work area during operations

    AMPX205

    Clean chillers

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    The following occupations relate to this qualification.

    Cleaner (Meat Industry)
    Commercial Cleaner
    Domestic Cleaner
    Housekeeping Attendant
    Industrial Plant Cleaner
    The following industry sectors relate to this qualification.

    Asset Maintenance
    Community Services
    Construction and Property
    Health and Community Services
    Hospitality
    Property
    Services Industry



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    Student outcomes for Certificate II in Cleaning Operations

    These are the outcomes of graduates surveyed six months after completing their training for Certificate II in Cleaning Operations

    36.9%

    Of people who were not employed before starting their course were employed after completing it.
    Labourers
    59.3 %

    Cleaners and Laundry Workers

    Of those employed after training, were in the same occupation as their course.
    Labourers
    75.4%
    Labourers
    Median salary of those employed in their first full-time job
    (includes those employed prior to training)

    na

    na


    Destination
    after training
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate II courses
    Employed or in further study after training (%) 65.5 87.6 81
    Employment outcomes:
    Employed (%)
    Full-time (%)
    Part-time (%)
     
    53.6
    8.2*
    43.6
     
    82.5
    64.4
    17.5
     
    68.8
    40.5
    27.6
    Further study outcomes:
    Enrolled at University (%)
    Enrolled at TAFE (%)
    Enrolled at Other provider (%)
     
    -
    10.0*
    7.3*
     
    2
    10.1
    15.4
     
    4.1
    13.9
    16
    Satisfied with the training (%) 92.9 90.4 89.3
    Received job-related benefits from training (%) 73.6 64.2 65.5
    Received personal benefits from training (%) 88.6 85.5 89.3
    Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) 70.3 84.2 80.4
    Recommend the training to other (%) 92.8 93.9 92.3

    Employment
    status
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate II courses
    Median salary (Full-time) ($) - - na
    Top Occupations (%):
    Labourers
     
    75.4
     
    39.2
     
    28
    Top Industries (%):
    Administrative and Support Services
    Health Care and Social Assistance
     
    56.1
    10.5*
     
    29.3
    9.7
     
    19.4
    9.9

    Employment
    status
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate II courses
    Employed after training (%) - 92.6 87.1
    Median salary (Employed full-time) ($) - - na
    Enrolled in further study (%) - 28.2 32.3
    Satisfied with the training (%) - 89.9 89
    Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) - 88.4 84.8

    Employment
    status
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate II courses
    Employed after training (%) 36.9 47.4 38.5
    Median salary (Employed full-time) ($) - - na
    Enrolled in further study (%) 18.2 26.7 38
    Satisfied with the training (%) - 90.8 89.9
    Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) - 69.5 73.5

    Please Note:
    All statistics are supplied by the National Centre for Vocational Education Research.
    * The estimate has a relative standard error greater than 25% and therefore should be used with caution.
    ** NCVER does not report on estimates based on less than 5 respondents because the estimates are unreliable.
    For more information, please refer to the Statistics Explained page.

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    Administrative and Support Services
    56.1
    Administrative and Support Services
    Health Care and Social Assistance
    10.5*
    Health Care and Social Assistance
    Property Services
    Stream Certificate II Certificate III Certificate IV Diploma Advanced Diploma
    Cleaning Operations          
    Stream Certificate II Certificate III Certificate IV Diploma Advanced Diploma
    Real Estate/Agency          
    Property Operations & Strata Management          
    Security          
    Surveying & Spatial Information Services          
    Waste Management          
    Pest Management          
    Fire Protection Equipment/Systems          
    Building Design, Accessibility & Sustainability          
    Pool & Spa Services          

    Note: Information provided as a guide only.  Chart developed by the Australian Apprenticeships & Traineeships Information Service (aatinfo.com.au). Information in this chart may be reproduced with acknowledgement of its source: "The Australian Apprenticeships & Traineeships Information Service (aapathways.com.au/jpc) funded by the Australian Government Department of Education and Training".