Housekeeper (CTS)

  • Job DescriptionHousekeeper organizes and supervises work of Domestic Servants, allots work to various staff under control and supervises their work. Ensures proper maintenance and cleanliness of house, purchases provisions and other necessities as advised and maintains accounts
  • Originally Approved
  • Last Revised
  • Code2018/TH/DGT/02734
  • SectorTourism & Hospitality
  • NSQF LevelLevel 4
  • Notional Hours2080
  • Accrediting BodiesDirectorate General of Training (DGT)
  • Certifying BodiesDirectorate General of Training (DGT)
  • Proposed Occupation

    Housekeeper has a wide scope of Employability ranging from self-employment, contractual employment to Industrial jobs. On successful completion of this course, the candidates shall be gainfully employed in the industries for following occupations:

    • 5152.0100 - Housekeeper (Domestic)
    • 5152.9900 - Domestic Housekeepers, Others
  • International Comparability

    1.   Existence of any official document suggesting the comparability of the qualification with the qualifications in other countries is not known.

    2.   However, ITI passed out trainees are getting employment in many Gulf countries, European countries, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore etc.

  • Progression Pathway

    Can join Apprenticeship programs in different types of industries leading to a National Apprenticeship certificate (NAC).

  • Planned arrangements for RPL

    1.   At present the students who have passed 10th class with minimum 3 years’ experience in relevant field can appear for NCVT theory and practical semester examination directly.

    2.   The students who have passed SCVT examination in ‘Housekeeper’ trade can also appear for the NCVT Examination in the relevant semester and Trade directly.

  • Qualification File QF_Housekeeper_CTS_NSQF-4.pdf
  • Supporting Documents
  • Formal structure of the qualification
    Title of unit or other component Estimated size (Hours) Level
    Identify the housekeeping equipments – their use and safety. 80 3
    Awareness of occupational health and personal hygiene 80 4
    Demonstrate component of personal hygiene and healthful living 80 4
    Demonstrate proper ventilation and lighting. 80 4
    Perform cleaning of common surfaces and furniture using various cleaning equipment 80 4
    Ensure stain removal technique on different surfaces. 40 4
    Procedural cleaning of bathrooms, rooms, toilets’ walls and their metal and non-metal fittings. 80 4
    Perform kitchen hygiene, laundry & linen management, bedroom arrangement, gardening and horticulture 80 4
    Practice that reduces, eliminates, or prevents different types of pollution at its sources 40 4
    Demonstrate the various pest control methods 80 4
    Supervise and maintain waste disposal, slurry disposal and chlorination of water tanks 120 4
    Periodical maintenance of utility equipments and maintain pleasant environment by proper interior decoration. 200 5
    Distribute clean linen from store and maintain inventory 80 4
    Carry out environmental hygiene control measures 80 4
    Ensure energy conservation and prevent wastage 80 4
    Develop appropriate pre-drill and post-drill notification procedures with the fire department 80 4
    Establish provisions for access to fire-fighting and natural hazards 40 4
    Co-ordinate and monitor managerial task 80 4
    Maintain a clean, sanitary, comfortable and tidy environment for either private households or commercial establishments 80 4
    Ensure essentiality of mechanization for housekeeping 80 4
    Practice basic operation in computer and network communications. 80 4
    Revision, Project work and Examination 360 4
    Total 2080 4
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