Education & Certification

ISSA helps you chart out your personalized journey to success with education and training for all career levels.

For Individuals

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Career Development

Professional certifications tailored for varied career levels. All courses are available in English, Italian and Spanish.

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Specialty Courses & Programs

Explore diverse programs, from health-focused cleaning to women’s career development, offering comprehensive learning opportunities in various fields.

CIMS learning

Cleaning Management Institute (CMI)

The leading provider of educational and professional development solutions for cleaning and maintenance professionals.

Tools & Resources

Discover essential education and training resources, equipping you with tools to enhance knowledge and elevate your cleaning business.

For Organizations

CIMS Standard

Cleaning Industry Management Standard (CIMS)

International industry certification that validates the cleaning service through an independent third-party assessment. It implements quality-driven management that strive to maintain hygienic environments for the benefit of building occupants.

GBAC STAR Accredited

GBAC STAR Accreditation

The Accreditation Program for Facilities establishes requirements to assist them in their cleaning, disinfection, and infectious disease prevention work practices to control risks associated with infectious agents.

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Standards for Proper Cleaning

Leading industry standards for elevated quality results, superior service, and proactive cleaning response.

Want the Member Treatment?

Members always receive the lowest price on education and training. Join ISSA to receive discount pricing!