ISSA, the worldwide cleaning industry association, has relaunched its online learning platform as the ISSA Online Learning Center. The full-scale online learning platform provides easy access to foundational and advanced workshops and courses for cleaning industry professionals. 

“The ISSA Online Learning Center delivers instant access to education and certification opportunities,” said ISSA Executive Director John Barrett. “By enhancing individuals’ professional development and helping them stay current on the latest best practices, we are further professionalizing the industry and supporting public health and safety.”

The ISSA Online Learning Center offers a variety of in-depth educational tools that enable individuals to expand their skillsets. The platform also provides new opportunities to achieve certifications and earn continuing education credits.

Users can explore different course options across seven tracks developed by ISSA and its specialty businesses and divisions: Cleaning Management Institute (CMI), Cleaning Industry Management Standard (CIMS), Global Biorisk Advisory Council™ (GBAC) Academy, Association of Residential Cleaning Services International (ARCSI) Learning, and Indoor Environmental Healthcare and Hospitality Association (IEHA). Frontline custodians and housekeepers, building service contractors, residential cleaners, and facility managers across a variety of sectors will find value in the offerings. Courses include “Infectious Disease Awareness in The Workplace: COVID-19 Considerations,” “CIMS Certification Expert (C.C.E.) Workshop,” “COVID-19: What House Cleaning Professionals Need to Know,” and more. 

Both ISSA members and the public have access to courses, with discounted pricing available for association members. Select courses also are available in a variety of languages including English, Spanish, French, Italian, and Chinese. 

“Relevant and engaging training is integral to helping organizations improve their businesses and communities,” said ISSA Director of Education, Training, Certification, and Standards Brant Insero. “ISSA is committed to providing a robust catalog of resources for its members and the entire cleaning industry, and we look forward to seeing how these tools make a difference.”  

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About ISSA 

With more than 10,500 members — including distributors, manufacturers, manufacturer representatives, wholesalers, building service contractors, in-house service providers, residential cleaners and associated service members — ISSA is the world’s leading trade association for the cleaning industry. The association is committed to changing the way the world views cleaning by providing its members with the business tools they need to promote cleaning as an investment in human health, the environment and an improved bottom line. Headquartered in Rosemont, Ill., the association has regional offices in Milan, Italy; Whitby, Canada; Parramatta, Australia; Seoul, South Korea; and Shanghai, China.