City & Guilds NVQ Diploma in Housekeeping Level 2

Key Information

Subject Area

Subject Area
Catering and Hospitality



Mode of Study
Mode of Study
Workplace Learning You'll need to be in full time employment in the sector to apply for this course and your assessor will visit you in the workplace to complete your NVQ qualification.

Crosskeys Campus

Start Date

Start Date
Start dates available from August 2024


2 years

In a nutshell

Apprentices working in hospitality can hone their customer service and housekeeping skills with this in-depth diploma.

This course is for...

…apprentices working as a housekeeper, room attendant, chambermaid

…those wishing to work in the hospitality environment

…those looking to hone their customer service skills

Course content

Apprentices must achieve a total of 37 credits, nine credits from mandatory group A and 28 credits from optional group B.

Group A (mandatory)

  • Maintenance of a safe, hygienic and secure working environment
  • Working effectively as part of a hospitality team
  • Cleaning and servicing a range of housekeeping areas

Group B (optional)

  • Give customers a positive impression of yourself and your organisation
  • Deal with customers across a language divide
  • Maintain customer service through effective handover
  • Employment rights and responsibilities in the hospitality, leisure, travel and tourism sector
  • Collect linen and make beds
  • Clean windows from the inside
  • Use of different chemicals and equipment in housekeeping
  • Maintain housekeeping supplies
  • Clean, maintain and protect semi-hard and hard floors, soft floors and furnishings
  • Providing a linen service
  • Carry out periodic room servicing and deep cleaning

Learners will also study Essential Skills Wales (ESW) qualifications which are designed to help them develop and demonstrate the skills needed to make the most of their learning, work and life. Details are below:

Application of Number Level 1

  • Understanding numerical data
  • Carrying out calculations
  • Interpreting results and presenting findings

Communication Level 1

  • Speaking and listening
  • Reading
  • Writing


The course will be delivered within the workplace whereby an assessor will visit to complete workplace assessments and progress reviews.

Entry Requirements

Learners will need to be employed in an appropriate role to study this diploma.

Additional information

The course will usually take 78 weeks to complete. After successful completion, learners can go on to study NVQ Level 2 Front of House or Customer Service.

Where can I study City & Guilds NVQ Diploma in Housekeeping Level 2?

Crosskeys Campus
(Workplace Learning)

All courses may be subject to change and cancelled if deemed not viable to run.

Have any questions or are not sure if this is the right course for you?

Contact our Student Recruitment team