Education


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ISSA educates and trains the top cleaning professionals in the industry. Members always receive the lowest price on education and training.
Join ISSA to receive discount pricing!

Choose how you want to learn and where you want to learn – there are opportunities anytime, anywhere, and for any type of cleaning industry professional.

The association offers affordable and convenient programs for leadership training, computer skills, safety awareness, cleaning applications, and more. We’ll even train you to train your own team!

Professional Development Platforms

Cleaning Management Institute
ISSA’s Cleaning Management Institute (CMI) is one of the most recognized education and certification providers in the professional cleaning industry. Founded in 1964, CMI’s training has certified more than 300,000 individuals worldwide and furthered the education and development of cleaning and maintenance professionals, managers, supervisors, and executives.

> Visit the CMI website

Online Learning Center
ISSA’s Online Learning Center platform is the place to start working towards a certification, obtain continuing education credits, or expand your skillset with unique learning opportunities. 

> Visit the Online Learning Center

Training Resources

Online Learning Subscription
ISSA’s Online Learning Subscription allows you to keep pace with the latest cleaning industry training and education in one streamlined training resource. ISSA adds new content to the subscription throughout the year, so the information is always fresh and on pace with industry trends. It’s an easy and affordable way to increase your knowledge and empower your workforce.

> Sign up for the subscription

Shop ISSA
Shop ISSA is where you’ll find hundreds of education products and resources like online courses, books, training manuals, DVDs, interactive software, and more.

> Browse Shop ISSA
> Spanish language materials

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Events

From a small workshop at your local distributor facility to a large industry trade show in an international city, ISSA’s Events Calendar is the central place to find all industry gatherings. Not ready to leave home? The calendar also includes all webinars, online conferences, and virtual courses.

> View the calendar

ISSA TV Video Hub

Your connection to the most relevant on-demand video content impacting the cleaning industry supply chain. From recorded educational webinars to breaking industry news videos, our ISSA TV video hub offers the information you need to stay up-to-date on cleaning industry trends.

ISSA TV Channels:

  • Member Webinar Center features member only access to our webinar library of educational videos on topics effecting the cleaning industry and your business.
  • News Video Updates is for members and non-members to keep current on industry news and trends with our YouTube library of video content.
  • GBACtv™ Channel offers educational content for everyone from the Global Biorisk Advisory Council™ on cleaning and disinfection guidance, protocols, updates, and more.

Industry Information

Cleaning for Infection Prevention
Cleaning is an essential industry and ISSA members play a critical role in protecting human health by preventing transmission of deadly infectious diseases.

Learn more about some of the more dangerous pathogens and find resources for infection control and prevention, including worker protection and appropriate disinfectants.

Market Reports

ISSA members have exclusive access to benchmarking studies, white papers, and other industry research through the Markets Report Library.

Industry Articles

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