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The Cleaning Professionals Skills Suite (CPSS)

Whether you are looking for one off accredited and certified skills training or you are looking for approval to certificate your own employees to BICSc standards BBS can help.



CPSS 2.0 Skills Brochure
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What BICSc skills are available to me?

The Cleaning Professionals Skills Suite 2.0

Licence to practice

  • Chemical competence
  • Safe assembly & care of equipment
  • Storage of equipment & materials
  • Licence to Practice renewal


To find out more about this qualification visit Mandatory Units (LTP)


  • Dust control mop sweeping
  • Damp mopping
  • Suction cleaning of hard or soft floor coverings
  • Manual brush sweeping
  • Emptying & cleaning of general waste bins
  • Dusting/ damp wiping of surfaces
  • Cleaning kitchen work surfaces [non-commercial]
  • Cleaning kitchen sinks
  • Auto scrubber drying
  • Glass cleaning
  • Cleaning hand hygiene basins
  • Cleaning toilet facilities
  • Cleaning washroom facilities

Additional units

  • Spray cleaning hard floor surfaces
  • Buffing hard floors
  • Machine scrubbing & drying [with wet suction machine]
  • Cylindrical brush machines
  • Washing surfaces
  • Polish application
  • Stain removal
  • Cleaning domestic refrigerators
  • Cleaning domestic microwaves
  • Cleaning domestic toasters
  • Cleaning telephones
  • Multi bucket floor mopping
  • Cleaning squat toilets

Specialist units

  • Body fluids & sharp objects
  • Biohazard decontamination cleaning
  • Cleaning computers
  • Cleaning lifts
  • Carpet skimming
  • Carpet extraction cleaning
  • Strip dry & reapply emulsion polish
  • Graffiti removal
  • Chewing gum removal (hard surfaces)
  • Steam cleaning
  • Pressure cleaning
  • Machine sweeping
  • High level dusting & cleaning

For further information on the range of skills available download the CPSS 2.0 skills brochure

Where can I train?

Train at our BBS Training Centre

We can deliver BICSc accredited training at our brand-new BBS Training Centre at our headquarters in Northampton.

Train at an approved BBS Training Centre

Our BBS approved associate training providers can provide BICSc accredited training at one of their centres across the UK. To find out more visit our Associate Training Providers page.

Train on site

You may also be able to complete BICSc accredited courses on your work premises. Contact for more information.

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If you have completed your Licence to Practice training, you can enhance your professional cleaning skills further through our Skills Training Days at the BBS Training Centre in Northampton.


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