Spartan’s CleanCheck® Verified by ISSA

June 04, 2015

Spartan Chemical Company, Inc., a recognized leader in the formulation and manufacture of sustainable cleaning and sanitation solutions for the industrial and institutional market, today announced that CleanCheck® Training System has been verified through International Sanitary Supply Association (ISSA) as a Cleaning Industry Training Standard (CITS) Advanced Certification Program for cleaning professionals.

ISSA, the premier cleaning industry association, created CITS, specifically to help address the need for training and improved professionalism across all segments of the cleaning industry. CITS is the sister program to ISSA's Cleaning Industry Management Standard (CIMS), which focuses on management of an organization. The CITS program was developed to verify training programs and training facilities to a set industry standard, as well as, improving the skills of industry trainers through a comprehensive workshop.

CITS verification demonstrates that the programs comply with the training best practice elements as outlined in the CITS Standards and are committed to promoting professionalism and increasing pride within the cleaning industry. The following CleanCheck modules (Hard Floor Care, Health Care/Acute Care/Long Term Care, Carpet Care, Restroom Care, Safety/Hazcom, Classroom, and Office) have been verified by ISSA as advanced specialty training programs.

"Training is a core focus at Spartan and key benefit provided to Spartan customers," said John Swigart, President, Spartan Chemical Company. "Trained workers are safer, more productive, and more efficient. Standardization through ISSA, advances our industry and we wholeheartedly participate and support."

About CleanCheck® Training System

Spartan's CleanCheck® Training system ensures that staff will master the proper procedures that promote a safe and clean environment. CleanCheck offers modules covering basic and advanced topics for cleaning Offices, Restrooms, Hard Floors, and Carpeting, as well as, Health Care and Educational facilities. In addition, comprehensive Safety modules demonstrate Bloodborne Pathogen Standard and GHS OSHA HAZCOM. All modules include bilingual, online and DVD based tutorials, laminated training cards, interactive tests, and an instructor manual. CleanCheck is a thorough program that trains employees and keeps cleaning operations compliant.

About Spartan Chemical Company, Inc.

Spartan Chemical Company, Inc. has been a recognized leader in the formulation and manufacture of sustainable cleaning and sanitation solutions for the industrial and institutional market since 1956. A proud US employer, Spartan manufactures high quality products from its state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Maumee, OH and sells both domestically and internationally through a selective network of distribution.  Spartan's chemical products and services are used in building service contractor, education, healthcare, food service and processing, lodging/hospitality, and industrial markets.

About ISSA Cleaning Industry Training Standard (CITS)

The Cleaning Industry Training Standard (CITS) program is designed to increase professionalism and demonstrate a commitment to effective training. Specifically, the program is focused on training and certifying frontline cleaning professionals, verifying training programs and training facilities to a set industry standard, and improving the skills of industry trainers through a comprehensive workshop.

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