Continuing Education

Building service worker

Building Service Worker

Cost: $749
Prerequisite: Good reading, writing and verbal English. Recommended: Canadian Language Benchmark (CLB) of 6 or higher, or prior permission from the Instructor (Most work is done in-class. Success in this program requires the above skills)

Be introduced to custodial/housekeeping operations (both theory and practical applications) in cleaning procedures for all surfaces, including chemicals, waste handling, WHMIS, and other safety matters. This course is based on green cleaning practices as outlined by The Canadian Sanitation Supply Association (CSSA) and the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED®) Green Building Rating System. It is suitable for those seeking to enter the custodial/cleaning industry and working custodians wishing to improve their skills.

Purchase the following textbooks for the first day of class from the UFV Bookstore:

  • Building Service Worker Handbook

Abbotsford — Aerospace Centre

Sep 10-Oct 24 | 80013, 17 sessions, Tue, Thu, 7pm-10 pm, Sat, 9 am-3:30 pm
Nov 5-Dec 19 | 80092, 17 sessions, Tue, Thu, 7pm-10 pm, Sat, 9 am-3:30 pm

Chilliwack —Trades and Technology Centre

June 3-14  | 40176, 10 sessions, Mon-Fri, 9 am-3:30 pm

Phone 1-888-823-8734 to register for winter/spring courses

Registration for fall courses will open on July 2, 2019

University of the Fraser Valley (UFV)

33844 King Road, Abbotsford, BC

Canada V2S 7M8

604-504-7441

The University of the Fraser Valley is situated on the unceded traditional territory of the Stó:lō peoples. The Stó:lō have an intrinsic relationship with what they refer to as S'olh Temexw (Our Sacred Land); therefore, we express our gratitude and respect for the honour of living and working in this territory.