Course Duration
23.0 hr(s)
Who Should Attend
The WSQ cleaning aims to help workers in the cleaning industry obtain the fundamental skills and equip them with the basic knowledge of cleaning for their specific environment.

Course Overview

On completion of this module, the participant will be equipped with the necessary and relevant knowledge and skill in food hygiene and industrial health and safety procedures in cleaning food shops. Participants will be equipped with the skill sets in selecting the appropriate tools and chemicals to clean various areas in a food shop such as toilet, hard floor, utensils, tables and seats and refuse-holding area.


Course Schedule

Next available schedule

Course Outline

Food Hygiene, Industrial Health, and Safety Procedures

  • Learn about kitchen and personal hygiene
  • Learn about types of personal protective equipment and how to handle chemicals, cleaning supplies, tools and equipment

Select and Pack Cleaning Tools, Equipment, Chemicals and Supplies

  • Identify and learn how to select different types of tools, equipment, and materials required for cleaning food shops

Clean Toilet and Hard Floor

  • Identify and learn about different types of sanitary fixtures, fittings, and materials for toilet walls and floors
  • Identify different types and uses of cleaning tools, equipment, chemicals, and supplies
  • Learn the proper procedures for cleaning the toilet and hard floor

Identify utensils and receptacles for collecting and washing purposes

  • Identify types of different crockery, cutleries, and receptacles

Collect Used Utensils

  • Learn the proper procedure for cleaning, sorting and transferring of utensils for washing

Clean Tables and Seats

  • Identify types of tables and seat
  • Learn how to clean tables and seats

Clean Refuse-holding area

  • Identify the types and uses of work equipment
  • Learn the proper procedure for cleaning waste bins and refuse-holding area

Reinstate work area

  • Inspect the work site for cleanliness and completion of job
  • Check for damages on all equipment and tools
  • Recording of work activities

Certificate Obtained and Conferred by

  • Statement of Attainment (SOA) from SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG)
  • Certificate of Attendance from NTUC LearningHub

Additional Details

Medium of Instruction & Trainer

  • Lectures / demonstrations / AV presentations
  • Practical training and role-plays
  • Oral and written questions and answers


  Individual Sponsored Company Sponsored
      Non-SME   SME  
  w/o GST w GST w/o GST w GST w/o GST w GST
Original Course Fee $414.00 $442.98 $414.00 $442.98 $414.00 $442.98
Singapore Citizens & PRs aged


21 years and above

$82.80 $111.78 $82.80 $111.78 $41.40 $70.38
Singapore Citizens aged 40


years and above

(Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy)

$41.40 $70.38 $41.40 $70.38 $41.40 $70.38


SkillsConnect Code: CRS-Q-0032276-EVS

Individual Sponsored

  • Eligible Singapore Citizens can use their SkillsFuture Credit to offset course fee payable after funding
  • Eligible Singapore Citizens can use their PSEA funds to offset course fee payable after funding
  • NTUC Union Members can use their UTAP Funding to offset course fee only after full deduction from their SkillsFuture Credit and PSEA funds (where applicable)

Company Sponsored

  • Absentee Payroll claimable by Non-SMEs: Up to 80% of hourly basic salary capped at $4.50/hr
  • Absentee Payroll claimable by SMEs: Up to 90% of hourly basic salary capped at $7.50/hr

SkillsFuture Credit

  • Eligible Singapore Citizens can use their SkillsFuture Credit to offset course fee payable after SSG funding

Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP)

  • NTUC members enjoy UTAP* benefit of up to $250 each year when you sign up for courses with NTUC LearningHub

* UTAP supports 50% of the course fees paid cap at $250 per year. You must be a union member throughout the course duration and at the time of claim. You must achieve a minimum of 75% attendance for each application and have sat for all prescribed examinations. Other terms and conditions apply.

Terms and conditions apply. NTUC LearningHub reserve the right to make changes or improvements to any of the products described in this document without prior notice.

Prices are inclusive of GST and subject to other LHUB miscellaneous fees

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