- Course Code: FS456
- Duration: 1 academic year
- Validated by: City and Guilds
Apprenticeships in Housekeeping are designed for people currently working or looking for a career performing daily domestic duties within a hotel environment. This apprenticeship is for staff who prepare and service bedrooms or who clean, service and prepare public rooms within their own workplace.
- What will I study?
- Cleaning and Servicing a range of housekeeping areas
- Collect linen and make beds
- Use of different chemicals and equipment
- Carry out periodic room servicing and deep cleaning
- Clean and maintain soft floors and furnishings
- Entry Requirements
There are no specific entry requirements to study an Apprenticeship at Blackburn College. You will have an initial assessment when you come in for an interview, and this will show the level of English and maths qualifications, known as functional skills, that you will study alongside your apprenticeship.
Blackburn College will work with applicants to help find a suitable employer where possible. However we always advise anyone looking to undertake an apprenticeship to be actively seeking employment for themselves too.
- How will I be assessed?
You will be assessed in one or more of the following ways:
- Course work
- Portfolio of evidence
- Practical demonstration /assignment
- Practical examination
- Written examination
- What can I do next?
On completion of this Apprenticeship, the apprentice will be competent to work as a Housekeeper, Room Attendant or Chamber Maid. Following further training and development, students can progress to Assistant Head/Housekeeper and eventually to Head Housekeeper, and other supervisory roles.
- Your Study Programme