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Upskilling brings personal satisfaction as new techniques learned   View https://mastercleaners.org.nz/upskilling-brings-personal-satisfaction-as-new-techniques-learned/

These CrestClean business owners turned in a polished performance at the end of an upskilling course to learn about floor care. Becoming a qualified floor specialist broadens the type of work they can now take on and means their customers can benefit as well. But making the grade requires determination and a strong commitment. The Hamilton personnel showed they have what it takes, says course trainer Praneel Prasad. “They learned a lot from the course. Read More…

Praise for new role with Master Cleaners Training Institute   View https://mastercleaners.org.nz/praise-for-new-role-with-master-cleaners-training-institute/

Congratulations to Sam Talwar who has been appointed as a Regional Trainer for Master Cleaners Training Institute. Helping newcomers to the cleaning industry has become a passion for Palmerston North-based Sam, who takes franchisees through practical and theory sessions leading to the Certificate in Commercial Cleaning. “I really enjoy passing on the experience I have gained in the industry and seeing new franchisees be successful in their business,” he says. Sam says training and upskilling Read More…

New chapter begins for Master Cleaners Training Institute   View https://mastercleaners.org.nz/new-chapter-begins-for-master-cleaners-training-institute/

Seeing CrestClean personnel achieve an industry-recognised qualification has been one of the many career highlights for retiring Master Cleaners Training Institute CEO Adam Hodge. Adam, who has been at the helm of the organisation since its formation in 2012, was instrumental in introducing the Certificate in Commercial Cleaning, a qualification specifically designed to meet the New Zealand cleaning industry needs.  He says innovation and skills development have been a driving factor of the training organisation, Read More…

Couple step up to join Master Cleaners Training Institute   View https://mastercleaners.org.nz/couple-step-up-to-join-master-cleaners-training-institute/

Newcomers to the cleaning industry are getting the best start possible thanks to a Hutt Valley couple who have stepped up to join CrestClean’s training arm. Gyaneshwar and Anzila Dass are loving their roles as Induction Trainers for Master Cleaners Training Institute. They were put forward for the role after their work ethic and attention to detail caught the eye of Zainab Ali, CrestClean’s Wellington and Hutt Valley Regional Manager, who says the couple are Read More…

New bride to join him as Maulik plans to expand his business   View https://mastercleaners.org.nz/new-bride-to-join-him-as-maulik-plans-to-expand-his-business/

Maulik Patel says being a CrestClean business owner has given him a lot more freedom. He loves the flexibility of choosing the hours he works, which fits in well with his main job as manager of a family convenience store in Auckland. “It’s a great feeling of being your own boss and I’m really happy,” he says. “The job itself is not too hard if you are organised and learn how to work smart.” Expanding Read More…

Carpet care course rolls out to CrestClean personnel nationwide   View https://mastercleaners.org.nz/carpet-care-course-rolls-out-to-crestclean-personnel-nationwide/

A pilot programme delivered by one of New Zealand’s top carpet care experts has proved so popular that it’s now being rolled out to CrestClean regions throughout the country. Adam Hodge, CEO of Master Cleaners Training Institute, says he’s had nothing but great feedback from the franchisees who attended the initial courses. “These trial events have proved so successful that we want to extend the opportunity to our other business owners in all our regions. Read More…

CrestClean? It’s chef’s recipe for a rewarding work/life balance   View https://mastercleaners.org.nz/crestclean-its-chefs-recipe-for-a-rewarding-work-life-balance/

A chef found joining CrestClean to be the perfect recipe for a rewarding job that’s also given him a great work/life balance. Not only has he made a sizzling success of his business, Mohammed Ali says he’s far less stressed these days and he gets to enjoy a lot more time with his family. Working in a managerial role at the Cheesecake Shop was full on, so he decided to explore the idea of working Read More…

Skills course starts from the floor up for CrestClean’s new business owners   View https://mastercleaners.org.nz/skills-course-starts-from-the-floor-up-for-crestcleans-new-business-owners/

CrestClean’s new business owners rose to the challenge when their floor cleaning skills were put to the test. They were attending an intensive training programme that leads to the Certificate in Commercial Cleaning. Floor care is one of the core units on the Module 1 course. The two day training event in Tauranga was led by Pinakin Patel, one of the company’s most experienced operators who is an expert of all aspects of floor care. Read More…

Upskilling empowers business owners to remain top of their game   View https://mastercleaners.org.nz/upskilling-empowers-business-owners-to-remain-top-of-their-game/

CrestClean business owners attended a special training event to ensure they remain at the top of their game. The Skills Training and Development course was aimed to empower the Tauranga teams by acting as a refresher so they keep up to date with product innovations and the latest advances in the commercial cleaning industry. The experienced franchisees have already completed two intensive courses covering practical and theory units as part of their training for the Read More…

Successful business owners thrilled to take roles with acclaimed training institute   View https://mastercleaners.org.nz/successful-business-owners-thrilled-to-take-roles-with-acclaimed-training-institute/

Two experienced CrestClean business owners in Wellington have risen through the ranks to take up senior training roles. Naval Gupta and Naseem Shariff have been appointed as Regional Trainers for Master Cleaners Training Institute (MCTI) in Wellington and Hutt Valley. But before being selected the pair had to meet strict criteria to be eligible, says Adam Hodge, the institute’s CEO. “They needed to have been providing quality work for their own customers and running their Read More…