You Asked…We Listened
On May 18th, 2019 from 8 AM – 3 PM, we will be instructing our Cleaning Technician 101 course. This day will be filled with classroom education and hands-on time with equipment and tools basic to our industry.
On November 5th, 2019 we had the pleasure to present to Pete Lostraglio, from the St. Petersburg Police Dept, the ISSA/CMI Master certificate which he earned.
He was sent to the Academy to learn about healthy and progressive processes in preparation for the new Green/LEED Certified building due to be completed in March. Peter is seen here with his two supervisors.
Their team will be receiving new, ongoing education as well.
CONTRATS TO PETER; a new Master Technician in the city of St. Petersburg, Florida
Published in the October 2018 issue of American Cleaning and Hygiene Magazine
Recently an article was published that stated, “Green Cleaning is Mainstream.” This might be true if you are only talking with a select group of followers who have changed their mindset, however, in the real world of cleaning, Green Cleaning is anything but mainstream.
If Green Cleaning was mainstream, then why does customer after customer still purchase single hole mop buckets and vacuums with no filters? Chemicals which have high pH factors, fragrances and color fly off the shelves daily of JanSan distributors. Look at any online catalog and try and find Green or Healthy products for the consumer to purchase.
Daily, customers purchase mop handles that are non-adjustable and use cotton mops by the case. If Green Cleaning were really mainstream, then these items would not be even manufactured as there would be no call for them.
There needs to be a reality check here about what Green Cleaning really is and what it is not. Green Cleaning is not about purchasing these items, but it is the mentality of those still mandating their use.
Read the complete article here in the American Cleaning and Hygiene Magazine;
Do you currently use Clean Core technology?
NO, well then this will help you with some basic principles of the system.
If you have a system, this will help to make sure you know the tips of using the Filling Station.
Here is a link to the education/training course from the Academy of Cleaning Excellence for those currently using the Fill Station. The course is FREE. Use to educate “New Hires” before they ask you the questions.
Last Classes of This Kind in 2018.
Find out how to use standard floor care equipment you have to pick up dollars you are walking over. Learn how to pick up small jobs and add income to your budget.
By only adding a few drivers to you floor machine, you too can clean and polish concrete/terrazzo like the pros.
Big companies can’t set up for less than a $5000. YOU CAN! Come to this one-off, concrete cleaning/grinding/densifying and polishing class, conducted by WCPFS Facility Services and Diambrush, and see how to put more $$$$ in your pocket… THAT NO ONE IS GETTING NOW!!!
This ISSA/CMI Masters certification class is designed for frontline staff and middle management. Whether you are new to the industry or a veteran, these sessions are full of up to date techniques and technology.
Be ready to change your mindset! Have you found yourself in charge of a department you know nothing about? Just moved into a position where the staff know more than you?
Are you now inspecting work and have no idea as to the “how’s” and “why’s”?
Your Instructor is Sean DeVore,
District Manager for Mannington Commercial
This class will explore everything you need to know about this flooring material, how it’s made, proper care and what NOT to do.
Flooring materials are changing, are you changing your programs, tools and equipment to meet the demands of these new materials?
Do you know how to tell what type of floor material you are maintaining?
This 3 hour class will put you and your program ahead of others in how to deal with the issues, solutions and program when dealing with Luxury Vinyl flooring materials.
This one day class will teach the essentials of stone floor care. Including, but not limited to, a brief geology lesson explaining how to identify different types of stones, such as igneous, metamorphic and sedimentary stones and the proper maintenance of each.
During this hands-on class, you will learn to repair and remove stains from natural stone, Terrazzo and Travertine. Learn how to bring back the natural beauty by removing etching and stains, then polishing them back to the desired luster.
This two day class will educate and train you on how to make money cleaning, restoring and installing a long-lasting, clear, protective coating on most tile & grout, terrazzo and concrete floor surfaces.
Prevent grout staining
Prevent urine staining
This introductory session will give you basic information as to the ins and outs of electrostatic spraying units. There are choices to be made and you need to make the right ones, for the right reasons.
This one hour FREE presentation is to introduce the partnership between the Academy of Cleaning Excellence (ACE) and EMist and upcoming VIRTUAL certification classes which have been verified by ISSA/CMI.
Larry is the second generation of Fagan Sanitary Supply and he has a lot to say about healthy, proactive cleaning and his journey to leave a family legacy.
Watch and Listen as Larry talks with Dave