WSQ Furniture & Furnishing Maintenance

WSQ Furniture & Furnishing Maintenance

Learners can overcome their performance issues by improving standards in ensuring that furniture is cleaned and maintained in line with industry standards.
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Course Synopsis

In order to qualify for the renewal of a cleaning business licence and maintain compliance, the National Environment Agency (NEA) has mandated that all cleaners complete at least one WSH cleaning course and one Core Module.

Current cleaners who wish to advance in the environmental services sector and stay relevant and competitive are advised to enroll in additional approved courses.

New cleaners who want to work in the environmental services sector should take two WSQ mandatory courses and obtain certificates for one WSH course and one Core Module.

This course is a Level 1 course that will address knowledge and multi-skill requirements in cleaning and maintenance of furniture. Assessment Only Pathway (AOP) available.

WSQ Furniture & Furnishing Maintenance
Full Course Fee:
Max Capacity: 24 students
Duration: 11 Hours
Lectures: 1
Level: WSQ Level 1

What You'll Learn

Specifically, you will:
  • Recognise the various PPE for cleaning operations

  • Use basic first aid knowledge to treat injuries

  • Capable of recognising and using the appropriate signage for cleaning operations

  • Recognise different furniture and accessories in both indoor and outdoor settings

  • Recognise various types of dust, debris, spills, and stains, as well as removal techniques

  • Recognise various polishing surfaces and techniques

  • Locate necessary supplies, tools, and chemicals for cleaning while preparing the janitorial cart for cleaning

  • Prepare cleaning supplies and tools

  • Get ready the area for cleaning

  • Recognise the tools, supplies, and equipment required to clean spills, remove dust, and debris

  • Use a 4-step process to remove loose dust and debris

  • Clean mud from an office chair

  • Clear the table of any spills and stains from beverages

  • Perform a five-step process to polish furniture and fittings by identifying the various tools and accessories that can be used

  • Identify different types of waste, collect them, and then use waste handling and disposal techniques to restore the work area

  • Comply with the "Cleaning work activities cannot be carried out" rule and report discrepancies to the appropriate person.

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Course Objectives

This course will equip the learners with the following skills and knowledge:
  • Remove loose dust and debris from furniture and furnishings

  • Remove spillage and stains from furniture and furnishings

  • Polish furniture and furnishings

  • Reinstate work area

Course Fees After Subsidy

  • *Course fees payable is subject to 8% GST charged based on the full course fees before subsidy.
  • **Absentee payroll is claimable up to $4.50 per hour, capped at $100.000 per enterprise per calendar year.
  • ***Subjected to individual compay's budget availability for SkillsFuture Enterprice Cerdit (SFEC). For more information, please refer to SFEC SkillsFuture Enterprise Credit page

SME Eligibility Criteria

  • Registered or incorporated in Singapore
  • At least 30% local shareholding by Singapore Citizens or Singapore Permanent Residents
  • Empoyment size of not more than 200 (at group level) or with annual sales turnover (at group level) of not more than $100 million


Starting Course

After Intro

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