2018-19 Calendar

Custodial Worker Certificate

Please note, this program is no longer offered. Please see Building Service Worker.

This program prepares students for entry into the building service industry in custodial work, and upgrading those who are currently employed in the industry. Divided into four courses (94 hours of instruction), this program is carried out in the classroom and in appropriate work areas. Optional on-the-job work experience of up to two weeks may be arranged at some centres. Although completion of the work experience is not required for the certificate, it is a useful part of training for people seeking employment in the building service industry.

Admission Requirements

  • Students are strongly encouraged to take WorkSafeBC Occupational First Aid Level I and Transport Canada Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations (TDG) as these certificate courses are a requirement for employment in some positions.

Graduation Requirements

Students must pass each course with a minimum grade of 60% to receive a certificate.


CW 03 Floor Care and Maintenance
CW 04 Carpet Cleaning and Maintenance
CW 05 Work Experience
CW 06 Basic Cleaning Procedures
CW 07 Special Cleaning and Maintenance

This program is not currently offered

Program Area:

Continuing Studies




  • Part-Time


2014-15: $932.00


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Okanagan College Calendar: Printed 09/25/2018