Building Service Worker Courses

This following RFABC courses focus on the skills required to work in the custodial field. Successful students will received certification that is a prerequisite or preferred qualification for employment for many school boards, colleges, recreation centres, and institutions.

It is highly recommended that students confirm with their current or potential employer that the qualifications gained from a course meet their hiring requirements.

Registration Fee:Member Rate: $380 | Non-Member Rate: $450

This course is an introduction to the skills required to work in the building service custodial field. Upon successful completion of the course, including written and skills demonstration exams, the student is issued a BSW 1 certificate. Students must be proficient in written/verbal English.

This certificate is a prerequisite or preferred qualification for employment for many school boards, colleges, recreation centres and institutions.

It is highly recommended that students confirm with their current or potential employer that the qualifications gained from a course meet their hiring requirements.

Upcoming Courses

Apr. 27-28, 2024
Coquitlam, BC
May 8-9, 2024
Fort St. John, BC
May 25-26, 2024
Vernon, BC
Jun. 22-23, 2024
Langley, BC
Jul. 6-7, 2024
Merritt, BC
Aug. 24-25, 2024
New Westminster, BC
Sep. 21-22, 2024
Victoria, BC
Oct. 26-27, 2024
Coquitlam, BC
Dec. 7-8, 2024
New Westminster, BC

Registration Fee:Member Rate: $380 | Non-Member Rate: $450

Recreation and sport surfaces present a facility operator with an array of challenges. Floors can be highly technical or built to withstand heavy traffic.

The BSW 2 course focuses on hard floor care over the 2 days. The class will mop, scrub, and lay floor finish. Approximately 60% classroom instruction and 40% hands-on practice.

Students receive a manual for future reference.

BSW Level 2 –  Hard floor care covers:·

  • Floor Composition
  • Floor Care Products·
  • Floor Machines Use & Care
  • Pads and Brushes·
  • Maintenance Cycles·
  • Routine and Periodic Care·
  • Buffing and Burnishing·
  • Deep Scrub and Recoat Procedures·
  • Stripping and Recoating Procedures·
  • Floor Finish Application·
  • Hands-On Practical Training
  • BSW 1 is a prerequisite

It is highly recommended that students confirm with their current or potential employer that the qualifications gained from a course meet their hiring requirements.

Upcoming Courses

May 2-3, 2024
New Westminster, BC
Sep. 28-29, 2024
Langley, BC
Nov. 9-10, 2024
Victoria, BC

Please Note: The registration system relies on your email address as a way to identify you as a member or non member and assigning the correct fee. Please click the registration button after your transfer to the CVent registration portal to start the registration process.