Kiinteistöpalveluiden ammattilainen osaa muun muassa muuttaa harmaat ikkunat kirkkaiksi.

Vocational Qualification in Cleaning and Property Services

As a site facilities operative you work on various sites, keeping them comfortable and clean. Work includes standard cleaning procedures, periodic cleaning, facility and user services and catering services. Studying at Omnia is mostly hands-on learning, which is the best way to learn this profession. Students are responsible for the cleanliness of some of Omnia’s premises, so the first workplace is not far away. Also working for the companies in this sector is an essential part of the studies.

At Omnia, students have all the modern equipment in use. The laundry and kitchen areas are also up-to-date. Responsibility, punctuality and the ability to work independently are important characteristics for a site facilities operative. Good cooperation and interaction skills are required since site facilities operatives work also in teams. Customer and environment oriented approach and wide understanding of the real estate life cycle are also required skills.

Future job opportunities

Holders of the vocational qualification in cleaning and property services work in property maintenance, household services, or site facilities services at customer sites in the field of cleaning and property services. Many students are also interested in owning their own businesses in the future.

Further study opportunities

After graduating you can study further in the field and obtain a further vocational qualification or a specialist vocational qualification. You can also apply to universities of applied sciences.

Omniassa voit opiskella puhtaus- ja palvelualan perustutkinnon englannin kielellä! 

Puhtaus- ja kiinteistöpalvelualalla työskentelet eri asiakastiloissa pitäen kiinteistöt miellyttävinä ja puhtaina! Omniassa opiskelu on pääosin käytännön oppimista, mikä on paras tapa oppia tätä ammattia. Opiskelijat ovat vastuussa joidenkin Omnian tilojen siisteydestä, joten ensimmäinen työpaikka löytyy läheltä.

Vastuullisuus, täsmällisyys ja kyky työskennellä itsenäisesti ovat tärkeitä ominaisuuksia toimitilahuoltajalle. Työssä tarvitaan hyviä yhteistyö- ja vuorovaikutustaitoja, sillä toimitilahuoltajat työskenetelävät myös tiimeissä. Tärkeitä ominaisuuksia toimitilahuoltajalle ovat myös asiakas- ja ympäristölähtöinen lähestymistapa, sekä laaja käsitys kiinteistöjen elinkaaresta.

Minkälaisiin tehtäviin valmistun?

Toimitilahuoltajat tarjoavat siivouspalveluja eri asiakastiloissa, kuten asuinrakennuksissa, hotelli- ja majoituspaikoissa, ostoskeskuksissa ja myymälöissä sekä terveys- ja teollisuuslaitoksissa. Työtiloja voivat olla myös terveydenhuollon palvelutilat sekä uima-allas- ja spa-tilat.

Studying for a vocational qualification in English will improve your language skills and grants you eligibility for further studies in university or university of applied sciences.

Student admission criteria

Please note that the information on the application form is used as a basis for student admission. Fill in your application carefully.

The applicants will be invited to language tests (Finnish and English) by email.

Read additional information on student admission.

Duration of studies
6.8.2019 - 3.6.2022

The studies will start on August 2019. Personalisation for the studies is organized before the beginning of the studies.

Duration of studies depends on the student's basic education and the progress of the studies.

Language requirements
  • Finnish: A2.1.
  • English: B1.1.

Read additional information on exemption certificates.

Implementation of studies

The qualification includes full-time studying at Omnia as well as on-the-job learning periods.

Content of studies

The scope of the qualification is 180 competence points.

The qualification is composed of one compulsory unit (15 competence points), two optional units
in the competence area (60 competence points), optional units (70 competence points), and common units (35 competence points).

The compulsory unit is Production of customer-oriented cleaning and property services. The qualification comprises a total of 27 optional units, which include a unit from another vocational, further, or specialist qualification.

Price

Studying is free of charge.

Further information

Imad Kawani, Study Counsellor
Tel. +358 468515051
imad.kawani@omnia.fi

Other information

International students must have a valid health insurance and accommodation for the duration of their study in Finland. Omnia does not offer dormitories.