Certified Custodial Technician   – Basics


Meeting dates:  September 9-November 13, 2020, Mondays/Wednesdays/Fridays – 3:30-5:30 pm (plus 4 hours of homework.)  10 hours per week. 




90-hour online training course (60 hours live-online/30 hours distance learning)


The International Sanitary Supply Association (ISSA) is the leading trade association for the cleaning industry.  This class designed by CMI and EGACE will provide training for individuals in the basic custodial services.  The class prepares students to take the nationally recognized ISSA-CCT Basics exam. 


The class is broken up into 6 modules:


1. Customer Service


2. Chemistry of cleaning


3. Above Floor Surface cleaning


4. Hard floor surface cleaning


5. Carpet cleaning


6. Restroom and shower room cleaning




Students will be required to take a certification exam at the completion of each module.  They will be required to pass with 80% or better and demonstrate the skills to receive certification.   Students also learn leadership and employment skills. 


Fees:  $99 registration fee, $100 book/materials, $60 certification exam* (*retakes, additional fees if necessary)


Instructor:  David Swindle


Custodial Preparation Class-VESL


Vocational English as a Second Language program for custodial training students is also available online!  Careers in custodial and facility maintenance lead to occupations in hospitality and tourism, medical-health industry, education, or private business. Learn custodial skills necessary to obtain professional employment in today’s current job market. This class supports students with the language skills needed to succeed in the EGACE Custodial Training Course*.


*Students must co-enroll in EGACE Custodial Training Program, which is a fee-based class.


Custodial Preparation VESL Schedule


Class meets online on Mondays/Wednesdays, 1-3:30 pm, August 17-December 16, 2020


Please call (916) 793-2282 to register for an orientation and testing appointment