Upskill in your dream job with our Complete Collection of online training courses in luxury interiors and housekeeping
Master luxury housekeeping and specialist interior skills with the top online training courses designed by industry experts
Reasons why people working in luxury interiors and housekeeping love our Source training courses:
The Complete Collection
Both courses PLUS the “I want to go eco, but where do I start?” guide PLUS 2 bonuses for just €517
WANT TO GO ECO?
HOW TO START
LITTLE CLEANING E-BOOK:
Standard price: €18
LITTLE LAUNDRY E-BOOK:
Standard price: €18
Standard price: €1997
EYE FOR DETAIL CHALLENGE
In Foundation Cleaning you will learn:
The fundamental theories of cleaning. This includes the 4 key factors: time, action, temperature & chemical.
- What the theories are
- How to put them into practice
- How time plays a factor
- The type of action you need to take
- How temperature can affect cleaning
- The chemicals to use for cleaning
Different surfaces require different cleaning methods. This module teaches you how to identify a variety of surfaces and explains their unique cleaning requirements.
- How to identify surfaces
- How to minimise the risk of treating the surface incorrectly
- How to minimise costly errors with expensive surfaces
- How to clean surfaces with confidence
Learn how to tell the type of dirt or soiling. This is vital in understanding how to treat it.
- The common types of dirt and soiling
- How to identify dirt or soiling
Gain in-depth knowledge of the different actions and methods involved in cleaning and how to determine which one to choose.
- What method to apply to what dirt or soiling
- What methods to use on what surface
- A thorough understanding of all cleaning procedures
- And gain extra confidence in completing different cleaning methods
Know the tools and equipment available and how to choose the correct one for the job.
- The names of various cleaning tools and equipment
- How to choose the correct equipment for the job in hand
How to minimise costly errors from using the wrong tool
Learn about different cleaning chemicals and how to choose the correct one for the job.
- The different types of cleaning chemicals
- How to choose the right cleaning chemical for the job
- The importance of following safety and usage instructions
- How to avoid costly mistakes made by using the wrong chemical
- And gain confidence when using chemicals
In Foundation Laundry you will learn:
This module will teach you how to identify different types of fabrics.
- How to tell what garments and items are made of
- How to decipher care labels
In this module you’ll learn everything you need to be able to identify and treat stains.
- How to identify a stain by using the FOCAL method
- What to treat stains with
- The techniques you can use to treat stains
How to treat a stain without damaging the garment or item
This module will teach you all you need to know about detergents and laundry aids.
- How to choose the right detergent for different types of fabric
- Why enzymes can be your best friend or your worst enemy
- What, when and how to use laundry aids
So many buttons and settings. In this module we’ll take you through the ones you’ll definitely be needing.
- The settings to use for different types of fabrics
- Whether you should use a hot or cold wash
- When to use a dryer and when not to
How to avoid mistakes when using a washer or dryer
In the "I want to go eco, but where do I start?" guide, we explain:
Discover the importance and the implications of the manufacturing process.
Find out more about:
- Raw Materials
Your role in the lifecycle of a product is just as important as the manufacturer’s role.
Learn to be curious:
- Investigate the manufacturer’s level of eco-dedication
- Check that you are using your products correctly
- Ensure that you understand how to dispose of your products and packaging in the most sustainable way
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for €517 exVAT (Value €1160)
BONUS 1: SOURCE MEMBERSHIP
Receive a six-month membership to Source’s Facebook groups, monitored by our experts, and enjoy access to our extensive resources. A great place to meet and mingle with other like-minded people.
Regular price: €500
BONUS 2: MENTORSHIP
Exchange with our industry professionals and get personal feedback, help and advice in luxury housekeeping for 12 months. This is exclusively available to Complete Collection customers only.
Regular price: €1997
BONUS 1: THE LITTLE LAUNDRY BOOK
This is a ‘money can’t buy’ handbook of laundry information and tips. Refer back to this whenever you need to. Once you’ve taken the laundry course this will be your go-to. It’s something that you can use for a lifetime.
Regular price: €18
BONUS 3: THE LITTLE CLEANING BOOK
Full of essential cleaning knowledge, tips and expert advice from our professionals. You’ll be carrying out cleaning tasks 85% of your time, so this is the perfect go-to handbook for instant information on the go.
Regular price: €18
BONUS 2: EYE FOR DETAIL CHALLENGE
The finishing touches make all the difference. From tweaking lampshades to adjusting seams, this course will open your eyes to the small details you’ve been missing that can make a big difference. Prepare to take your housekeeping skills to the next level.
Regular price: €100
Why choose Source?
Source is the industry-leading online training course company of its kind.
Source founder, Sheila worked as a stewardess for a number of years, has always had a deep love for the ocean, and is an environmentalist at heart. It was this love and passion to preserve nature which led Sheila to launch EYS – Environmental Yacht Services – a supplier of eco-friendly products to yachts across the world.
Sheila now wants to share her expertise and passion for the ocean with you through a series of new, innovative training courses by Source.
Source courses are unlike any other courses currently available. Our laundry, cleaning and environmental courses have been designed by experts who know what is needed to achieve a successful career in luxury housekeeping. Plus, they’re all online so you can do them from anywhere at any time.
All these courses have been designed with not only your career in mind but also the environment. The Environmental Course is the only online course in the luxury housekeeping industry that teaches you how to choose eco-friendly cleaning products that are safer for the environment, whilst still getting superior results.
Our Source Promise
We’re really confident you’re going to love our courses and get so much out of them that we offer our Source promise on all our courses. If you’re unhappy with the course you buy, simply get in touch within 7 days after purchase and we’ll give you your money back.
Courses for you,
on your terms
Study from anywhere at your own pace
Improve your career success
Learn essential knowledge for your role
Avoid common pitfalls or costly mistakes
Boost your confidence
Get expert advice and time-saving tips
Enjoy travelling the world
Got a question? Check out our frequently asked questions.
Yes, all Source courses are online so you can learn from anywhere at any time. Simply connect to the internet using your smartphone, laptop, iPad or other smart device.
No, you can study at your own pace. The laundry and cleaning courses are each composed of short modules that can be fitted in easily to a busy schedule. You can pause and start the course whenever you like and as many times as you need.
All of our courses are interactive, online, digital courses. They use animation, video and notes to give you the best, most effective way of learning.
The laundry course usually takes around 2 hours to complete. The cleaning course is longer and usually takes approximately 4 hours to complete. However, this may vary depending on the pace you prefer.
You sure do. Once you’ve taken the course there is an assessment to complete. Pass this and you’ll be sent a digital certificate to show off and add to your CV.
Either. You can sign up for our courses by yourself, or ask your employer if they would consider doing it for you.
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THE COMPLETE COLLECTION
- FOUNDATION LAUNDRY
- I WANT TO GO ECO,
BUT WHERE DO I START?
- SOURCE MEMBERSHIP
- EYE FOR DETAIL CHALLENGE