COURSE INFORMATION

Jangro is a dynamic force in the cleaning supply industry and is the largest network of independent janitorial distributors in the UK and Ireland. We are proud to provide excellent service and the highest levels of quality, choice, training and technical support attainable including up to date Safety data sheets.

Courses

Carpet CarePDF Download

The purchase and maintenance of a carpet is a substantial investment for any business. If you are wondering about the characteristics of a variety of flooring options that are present in the market, watch our course and learn the important differences between various carpets. We are all aware that maintenance of a carpet can also be a challenging procedure. There are a number of practical things that you will learn in this course. You will hear about techniques that will help you prevent soil from entering the environment in the first place as well as three simple steps that will maximize your vacuum efficiency. After this course you will be able to develop an effective cleaning programme that will ensure your carpets maintain aesthetic value and functionality. Understanding the processes which are involved in carpet maintenance will help you minimize the effect of carpet deterioration and improve your understanding of any problem areas you may find.

In this module, you will learn how to:

• Understand different carpet types.
• Identify carpet type characteristics.
• List benefits and drawbacks of each from a cleaning point of view.
• Identify carpet cleaning methods.
• Define the carpet cleaning approach.


Colour Coding and Infection ControlPDF Download

In every cleaning process it is important that all potentially harmful bacteria are stopped from traveling across the building. One of the ways in which bacteria can be transmitted across the building is if we use the same cleaning equipment in different areas and spread dirt across the building. For a better understanding of the problem we will explain different types of soil originating in the different parts of the building as well as three methods that can be used to provide effective protection at building entrances. Applying these methods will help your company save money on cleaning. We will also help you identify the chain of infection in your area, what you can do to break it and how to install an effective infection control procedure. After this course you will be able to name the key factors of infection control and incorporate the colour-coded equipment that is used to react in situations where there is a serious risk of infection.

In this module, you will learn how to:

• Understand how to prevent soil.
• Identify the chain of infection.
• List conditions that promote growth of micro-organisms.
• Name the importance of hand hygiene.
• Define the carpet cleaning approach.


Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) AwarenessPDF Download

Hazardous substances may cause harm if not properly controlled when being used. Failure to adequately control these substances can produce a harmful effect on human health. That is the reason why it is important to fully understand The Health and Safety Act 1974 and why we decided to start this course with an explanation to current legislation. We will explain the set of measures that employers and employees must take to control exposure to hazardous substances as well as protect the lives of others who may be exposed to them. You will have a chance to learn about CLP regulations and what are the sections that should be included in the safety data sheet. After this course you will be able to read safety data sheets for cleaning products and understand the data you need to handle various products safely.

In this module, you will learn how to:

• State the effect of hazardous substances on people's health.
• Know The Health and Safety Act.
• Explain the importance of a safety data sheet.
• List product label components.


Floor CarePDF Download

Knowledge of the different types of flooring is essential when planning their cleaning and maintenance. Without that information you will not be able to clean the floor effectively or maintain it properly. You will have the opportunity to learn in our course what types of floors exist and how to choose between them. Also we will describe types of floors in detail such as Linoleum with its composition, properties and precautions needed. Jangro's 3 step approach will guide you in the process of floor care preparation, protection and maintenance process. In the end you will have the opportunity to familiarize yourself with the general cleaning methods and applications as well as understand possible problems while stripping a floor.

In this module, you will learn how to:

• Explain the importance of floor care.
• Identify between different floor types.
• List characteristics of floor types.
• Describe the Jangro's floor care in 3 steps.
• Solve problems related to floor care.


Health and Safety PDF Download

Many chemical products used during cleaning are dangerous and it can cause fires, damage your health or the environment. Another risk is from electrical accidents that are caused by faulty electrical installations or handling errors. If you are an employer, you have the responsibility to ensure that your employees work in a safe environment. As an employee, you should also contribute to the review and development of best working practices. You can effect change as much as the employer. Despite all precautions, accidents can happen every day in the workplace. It is important that you know how to properly identify common workplace accidents so that you can prevent them before somebody gets hurt. After this course you will be able to eliminate risks in the most effective way by understanding health and safety signs as well as hazard symbols. You will also learn how to apply the specific requirements that are necessary for your every working environment.

In this module, you will learn how to:

• Identify risks in cleaning.
• Prevent accidence during cleaning.
• Recognise your responsibilities regarding health and safety.
• Identify chemical and biological hazards in the workspace.


House Keeping PDF Download

First impression counts and the good housekeeping is a very important step in creating the right first impression. In this course we are going to talk about two main types of housekeepers - the person who works in a hotel and an individual who maintains a commercial site during the day. Good office housekeeping plays an important part in eliminating workplace hazards. It is also much more work than just cleaning. As an office housekeeper you may have to organize areas to keep them clean, control recycling or contact contractors to arrange cleaning tasks. Besides office housekeeping we will also explain the qualities of a good hotel housekeeper. You will learn 3 things gests hate about housekeeping and how to avoid them. After this course you will be able to develop the daily tasks for your housekeeping team members and organize housekeeping cleaning procedures for any place you find necessary.

In this module, you will learn how to:

• Define housekeeping.
• Describe good hotel housekeeping.
• List types of housekeepers.
• Explain the importance of planning.
• Name typical duties of housekeepers
• List the risks of housekeeping.


Introduction to Cleaning PDF Download

Successful cleaning organizations recognize the need for well-trained professionals. Every professional needs tools to help them carry out their tasks and Jangro is here to help. We are leaders in the field with our training support tools that cover the topics such as COSHH, Infection Control, Colour Coding and many more. If you are wondering how what to clean and when, we will support your team with additional material you can use like Cleaning Schedule Chart, Safe Working Procedures and Product Usage Guide. Also we will discuss some very important points that you should remember about your environment. After this course you will have improved your knowledge about our chemicals and colour coding work. You will also be able to properly select chemicals and types of equipment for your job. If you need any help in the future, your Jangro supplier can assist you in making the correct choices.

In this module, you will learn how to:

• Explain safe working procedures.
• Identify product usage guidelines.
• State how to safeguard your environment.
• Identify how to select chemicals.
• Define colour coding practices. 


Introduction to Equipment PDF Download

Today to clean more effectively many people use mechanical cleaning equipment. That is the reason why we must know the most effective way of applying them on different surfaces and situations. In this course you will understand how each part of equipment can be used in any situation and how to decide which one you should use in the cleaning process. We will describe 2 major types of vacuum cleaner - Upright and Cylinder and the main differences between them. Also we will talk about tools and accessories that increase a vacuum cleaner's adaptability for tackling a wide range of cleaning tasks. Principles of rotary cleaning as well as the tasks that can be performed by rotary machines will look much easier after this course. At the end of this course you will be able to understand the important points when selecting the correct type of cleaning machine as well as how to maintain it properly.

In this module, you will learn how to:

• List principles of suction cleaning.
• Name types of cleaning machines.
• Identify correct machine for a task.
• Know guidelines of equipment care.
• Define principles of rotary cleaning.
• List rotary cleaning machines.

Kitchen HygienePDF Download

Catering businesses are often vulnerable to food contamination with micro-organisms due to poor hygiene practices by food handlers or unhygienic working conditions. In this course we will explain hygiene standards in the kitchen by differentiating between disinfectors and sanitizers, understanding how to properly clean walls and floors and preparing your staff for the job of cleaning oven residue. This information is crucial to your business because it will help you prevent bacteria from multiplying and poisoning your customers. You will also learn the key principles of manual dishwashing as well as the three commercial dishwasher categories so you and your staff can achieve the best results in the dishwashing process. At the end of this course you will be able to understand and apply general cleaning rules that will ensure your kitchen is free of pest infestation or food poisoning.

In this module, you will learn how to:

• Understand the importance of kitchen hygiene.
• Identify cleaning areas of a kitchen.
• List the principles of dishwashing.
• Identify how to correctly wash hands.
• Apply the general rules of cleaning.


Manual Handling PDF Download

Jangro recognises the importance for employers to correctly train their staff in manual handling. Whether its lifting, lowering, pushing, pulling or carrying, manual handling is common practice within the cleaning industry and something that should be explained thoroughly and efficiently.  This module will not only go into detail about the importance of manual handling training but will also share various effective lifting techniques that you can demonstrate to your employees to ensure they are minimising the risk of injury throughout handling activities.  Following the completion of this module you will know how to plan and prepare for any handling activity, looking at different factors including the environment around you and the individual carrying out the task. You will also have the knowledge to prevent some of the most common manual handling injuries from happening.

In this module, you will learn how to: 

• Plan and safely move materials. 
• Understand different factors that affect your approach to lifting and moving objects. 
• Prevent injuries from occurring. 

Washroom HygienePDF Download

Washrooms require specific cleaning regimes to maintain the highest standards of hygiene in order to reduce the risk of infection and prevent the spread of harmful bacteria. In this course you will learn the need of effective washroom cleaning products, identify the key features of each type of disinfectant and understand Jangros's detailed procedure for cleaning washrooms and insuring the highest level of hygiene. We will guide you through the recommended washroom cleaning regime by presenting cleaning tasks, describing how to gather the equipment and prepare the area. Step by step tutorial on toilet cleaning procedure will help you and your crew finish the job effectively and in a timely manner. By the end of the course you will be able to take the required precautions when cleaning an area that contains biologically hazardous material and inspect the toilets properly after your employees finished the cleaning process.

In this module, you will learn how to:

• Explain the importance of washroom hygiene.
• Name the type of disinfectants.
• Identify health and safety points before cleaning a washroom.
• Understand how to treat body fluid stains.


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How to Clean a Toilet PDF Download

All human waste is potentially harmful if it is allowed to come into contact with other human beings. Without an effective cleaning regime, the risks of infection are increased and harmful bacteria will be allowed to spread.Washrooms require specific cleaning regimes to ensure that the highest standards of hygiene are maintained in order to prevent the spread of harmful bacteria.

This video guide demonstrates a step by step procedure on how the clean the toilet and surrounding area correctly and safely.

How to Clean Cupboards PDF Download

Keeping the workplace a clean and sanitary area to work starts right at the heart of where all the cleaning equipment is stored - the cleaning cupboard!

This video guide will demonstrate the correct step by step procedure and how each stage should be completed safely. 

The user willlearn the correct process on cleaning the cupboard and how to store equipment correctly and in an organised manner.

Mopping a floor PDF Download

Not only is effective floor cleaning important for appearance and longevity it is key in controlling many slip and trip accidents for example:-

·Floor surface contamination is often a cause of slip accidents. Regular cleaning to remove contamination can reduce accidents.

·Cleaning can present slip and trip hazards to those entering the area being cleaned, including cleaners themselves.

This video guide will demonstrate the correct step by step procedure to safe effective wet mopping of hard surfaces, should circumstances require the use of a minimal amount of water then consider alternatives such as 'Damp/Flat Mopping'.

Last modified: Friday, 8 September 2017, 8:51 AM