About the Course

The CPP40416 Certificate IV in Cleaning Management provides learners with the knowledge and skills to perform a range of advanced cleaning management services including inducting cleaning staff to managing risks. With these skills they may be able to work independently or with limited supervision.

This qualification provides opportunities to work in a wide cleaning management contexts.

Upon successful completion of all allocated units within this qualification the learners will be awarded the CPP40416 Certificate IV in Cleaning Management qualification.

If the learners decide to leave the course without completing they will still receive a Statement of Attainment for the unit/s they have successfully completed.

This qualification is delivered by Training Specialists Australia (RTO ID: 21811).


Upon successful completion of CPP40416 Certificate IV in Cleaning Management, learners can further their studies by enrolling in any Diploma level qualification within the Property Services training package, dependant on their job role and focus.

Possible job role in which in which individuals with this qualification are able to perform is that of a Cleaning Manager.

Course Content

Below is a list of units that will make up the CPP40416 Certificate IV in Cleaning Management qualification.

In order to successfully complete the full qualification, the learner must complete 7 core and 7 elective, altogether 14 units, in this qualification. The chosen elective units will lead to the proposed career pathways or job outcomes of this qualification.

CPPCLO4001 Induct cleaning staff Core
CPPCMN4003 Establish, develop and monitor teams Core
CPPCLO4022 Schedule and monitor cleaning tasks Core
CPPCLO4024 Manage the supply of cleaning stores to the work site Core
BSBRSK501 Manage risk Core
CPPCMN4007 Manage workplace safety arrangements Core
CPPCMN4004 Develop and manage client relations Core
CPPCLO4025 Provide quotation for cleaning services Elective
BSBADM409 Coordinate business resources Elective
CPPCMN4001 Develop workplace policies and procedures for sustainability Elective
CPPCLO4002 Develop, implement and monitor new cleaning techniques Elective
BSBWOR404 Develop work priorities Elective
BSBMGT403 Implement continuous improvement Elective
CPPCMN4002 Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices Elective

Recognition of Prior Learning

If a learner has previous knowledge and skills gained through work experience and/or formal or informal education and training they may apply for the Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) at the time of enrolment.

We also offer opportunities for Credit Transfers. If a learner has previously completed same or similar units linked with this qualification they may apply for Credit Transfer/s at the time of enrolment.

The learner may contact the RTO for more information on the processes of applying for the RPL and Credit Transfer.

Both RPL and Credit Transfer may reduce the duration of completing the qualification which will be determined by a qualified Trainer and Assessor of the RTO.

Scheduling and Location

All our training are pre-scheduled and delivered in a specific workplace or suitable pre-determined location.

The training for CPP40416 Certificate IV in Cleaning Management follows a structured Delivery and Assessment Plan (DAP) where the trainer and the training location, duration and the delivery and assessment sessions are clearly identified.  The DAP will be provided to all learners prior to or at the time of enrolment.


This qualification may be completed in 24 months on a full-time basis. It may take 42 months to complete if this qualification is studied part-time.

The qualifications durations may be shortened due to a number of factors such as, Credit Transfers, recognition of Prior Learning and previous demonstrated skills and knowledge. This process will be determined by a qualified Trainer and Assessor of the RTO on a case-by case basis.

Entry and Assessment Requirements

There is no entry requirement to enrol in this course. Learners may have to undertake a simple Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) test during the enrolment process to establish the individuals LLN skills and suitability into the course. Please refer to Welfare and Support below.

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification.

Learners will be required to successfully complete all allocated assessments to be awarded this qualification. The assessments may include written questions, interviews, observations-at-work, role-plays, scenario analyses and others. Learners are also expected to participate in all scheduled classes, observations and assessment sessions.

Delivery Modes

This course will be mainly delivered at our client’s work places which are Health and Safety assured. The course may also be delivered for fee-for-service clients in suitably equipped venue.  The modes of delivery may include:

  • Lectures
  • Discussions
  • Group work, and
  • Observation of workplace practices and participation in practical work

Welfare and Support

If a learner has any disability issue in normally attending this course we can make reasonable adjustments in the delivery and assessment of this qualification. This will be done on a case-by-case basis.

Our RTO will be able to organise Language and Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) support when required. We will also assist learners in using assistive or new technologies when required or refer them to the appropriate support services needed such as interpreter or ready and writing assistance services.

Course Fees and Payments

The course fee will be $4,000

All materials and equipment required for this training will be provided by the RTO and/or the clients workplace and the learners are not required to buy any materials or equipment for this training. No other expenses are involved in this training except the fees indicated above.

Please note that Training Specialists Australia are not currently offering this course