Certifications

There are three options for Chemical-Free Cleaning Certificates:

  • Certified Chemical-Free Cleaning Advisor
  • Audited Chemical-Free Cleaning Certificate

Chemical-Free Cleaning Advisor Certification
A Chemical-Free Cleaning Advisor Certificate can be earned by any manager, including Property manager, Contract services manager or in-house service manager.

The basic requirement is that the person earning the Certification must be an operations manager at a senior level. The certification must be connected to a specific building or property.

To be eligible for the Chemical-Free Cleaning Advisor Certificate the manager must:

  1. Purchase and read the Extreme Green Cleaning Book, used as a text book for this certification,
  2. Pay the $50 course registration fee,
  3. Register for the Chemical-Free Cleaning Advisor Certification course,
  4. Pass the course with a grade of 90% or higher.

Upon successful completion of these course requirements, a manager will receive a Certified Chemical-Free Cleaning Advisor certificate.  Click here to get started!

Third Party Audited Chemical-Free Cleaning Certificate

A third-party Audited Chemical-Free Cleaning Certificate can be earned by any building or property. The basic requirement is that the Certificate is valid for a single building or property, which might include a campus of individual buildings.

The building or property must be audited on-site by the evaluation team. The auditor will inspect and verify that the on-site cleaning equipment and materials in use are in substantial compliance with the Chemical-Free Cleaning model.

To be eligible for the Third Party Audited Chemical-Free Cleaning Certificate the senior manager must:

  1. Request an audit of the cleaning system by clicking here.
  2. Provide assess to the products, materials, equipment and records needed to support the audit by the evaluation team,
  3. Pay the audit fee, based on the size and location of your property.

Upon successful completion of these Audit requirements, the building or property will receive an Audited Chemical-Free Cleaning Certificate.

These certifications are intended to recognize the progress of managers and building toward a successful Chemical-Free Cleaning program.