The Ethical Cleaning Company is not just our name but our nature. We treat our staff the way they should be treated, with the opportunity to pursue an NVQ Level 2 in cleaning (in addition to our own in-house training) free of charge.
An NVQ, A National Vocational Qualification is a work-based qualification that universally recognises that a person has the skills or knowledge needs to do the job. The candidate for an NVQ shows that they are competent in their field.
As an employer:
- An NVQ in Cleaning gives an effective way to develop staff to a nationally recognised standard which improves efficiency.
- NVQs prove that a candidate is capable of doing their job. An NVQ is based on what you can do, not what you know!
- An NVQ offers on the job training and evidence gathering, so the employee learns on the job.
- An NVQ demonstrates a commitment to quality.
- an NVQ ensures employees are up to date with best practice and new industry standards.
For an individual:
- An NVQ in Cleaning offers a flexible route to becoming qualified in the workplace with no examinations.
- An NVQ offers a practical demonstration of the individual skills, knowledge and understanding.
- An NVQ in Cleaning offers a certification to demonstrate the individual has met the national standard for an occupational role.
- An NVQ offers a recognised qualification for employees with no other formal education.
Cleaning and Support Services Skills Level 2 (7648)
The NVQ Level 2 is for experienced cleaners that want to broaden their skills or specialise in a few areas.
There’s three different sizes of qualifications that an individual can get at this level:
- Level 2 Award in Cleaning and Support Services Skills
- Level 2 Certificate in Cleaning and Support Services Skills
- Level 2 Diploma in Cleaning and Support Services Skills.
Individuals complete between one and three core units. There’s more to this, but the basics are:
- Clean and maintain internal surfaces and areas
- Clean and maintain external surfaces and areas
- Clean high-risk areas
- Clean and maintain soft floors and furnishings
- Carry out maintenance and minor repairs.
This Level 2 NVQ also covers things like teamwork and communication.
Remember, if you need any cleaning services for your business, reach out to talk with us on our contact page.