ISSA

residential cleaning council

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Canadian leader appointed to ISSA Residential Cleaning Council

This year's nominees include Jill Barclay, owner of Goldstar Cleaning Services, based in Fernie, B.C.
pandemic

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Planning for the next pandemic

COVID-19 can and must serve as a wake-up call for the world to prepare for future pandemics.
CIMS

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

60+ companies achieve ISSA CIMS certification

CIMS assists cleaning organizations in developing an operational system that improves cleanliness outcomes and contains costs.
ARCSI Learning

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

ARCSI Learning enjoying increased adoption

ARCSI Learning has registered nearly 600 cleaning professionals for its Professional House Cleaning (PHC) certification course.
Yorkdale

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Yorkdale becomes first Canadian retail centre to achieve GBAC STAR accreditation

Yorkdale is the latest Canadian facility to achieve the certification, which indicates that best infection prevention practices are in place.
ISSA Show North America

REMI Network

ISSA Show North America 2021 registration now open

This year's show will take place in person at the Las Vegas Convention Center from Nov. 15-18.
ISSA Hygieia

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Awards recognize female progress in cleaning industry

Nominations for the ISSA Hygieia Network Awards are open until Oct 4.
planning

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Edmonton becomes first Canadian GBAC STAR-accredited destination

Explore Edmonton has secured the biorisk certification.
GBAC Fundamentals

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

GBAC Fundamentals course enhanced for 2021

The course now includes three new learning objectives and new modules to help the fight against infectious disease.
cleaning times

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

How best to calculate cleaning times

Cleaning times are the starting point for financial planning and workloading and help to identify efficiencies through increased productivity.
Healthcare Housekeepers Association

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Healthcare Housekeepers Association expands across Canada

The Ontario Healthcare Housekeeping Association (OHHA) has rebranded as the Canadian Healthcare Housekeepers Association (HHA).
surface contamination

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

The science behind surface contamination

Surface contamination plays an important role in the spread of infections like gastroenteritis, hepatitis, rotavirus, and norovirus
Anago Cleaning Services

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

First cleaning franchise earns GBAC STAR accreditation

Anago Cleaning Systems is the first commercial cleaning franchise to earn GBAC STAR accreditation.
Jean Larose

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Remembering former ISSA Canada leader Jean Larose

Larose joined ISSA Canada under its previous moniker in 1962 and helped grow the organization into the industry leader it is today.
GBAC STAR accreditation

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Celebrating one year of GBAC STAR accreditation

Over 1,900 facilities in more than 80 countries have earned accreditation, and another 3,000+ are pursuing it.
Scandinavian Building Services

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

ISSA Show Canada 2021 sponsor: Scandinavian Building Services

Scandinavian Building Services and Lighthouse will host a session called Janitorial Quality Assurance.
ISSA Show Canada

REMI Network

Registration now open for 2021 ISSA Show Canada

The virtual event on June 17, 2021 will recognize the cleaning industry’s position today, and where we may go from here.