This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to plan for safe and efficient cleaning activities in a range of workplace contexts.  The unit applies to cleaning personnel who plan cleaning tasks. It includes the ability to assess the cleaning task, understand client requirements and follow workplace safety procedures.

It applies to individuals who work alone or as part of a team, under routine supervision and without supervisory responsibilities.

Unit details

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Vocational and further education (TAFE)
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Assessment tasks will be designed to reinforce and extend knowledge and skill competence within set and controlled parameters in accordance with each unit's learning outcomes and performance criteria requirements, including the setting of work based practical application tasks designed to provide evidence of competence outcomes, within periodic and scheduled timelines. Students will be expected to demonstrate the following required skills: - communicating effectively with supervisor, team members or clients, and; - understanding, clarifying, and following supervisor or client instructions.Students will also be expected to demonstrate the following knowledge: - workplace requirements for undertaking all aspects of planning basic cleaning activities, and; - workplace procedures.

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