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Maintain a Clean Linen Supply

hotel linen room

Training Delivered On-site in All Areas

Course Overview

This is a 1-day training delivered to your team on-site at your establishment. The learner must be able to maintain a clean linen supply, safely, securely and hygienically, and understand the importance of this for the organisation and the customer. Suitable for hotels, resorts, lodges, villas, B&Bs and guest houses.


Specific Outcomes

On completion, the learner will be able to:

  • Keep receiving areas clean and tidy
  • Receive and check deliveries of linen supplies.
  • Accurately complete delivery documentation.
  • Safely transport clean linen to the storage area.
  • Carry out strict quality control procedures so that linen meets presentation requirements.
  • Keep receiving areas secured from unauthorised access.
  • Store linen supplies under correct conditions.
  • Follow correct stock rotation procedures.
  • Issue correct type and quality of linen.
  • Maintain accurate and complete records of items received, stored and issued.
  • Keep storage areas clean, tidy and free from rubbish.
  • Secure linen stores from unauthorised access.
  • Report signs of pest infestation immediately


Target Group

This course is suitable for

  • Laundry attendants
  • Linen attendants
  • Floor supervisors
  • Assistant housekeepers
  • Executive housekeepers


This short course is designed for new and existing hotels, lodges, resorts, guest houses, hospitals, universities and other hospitality businesses.


Duration for this course is 1 day for existing staff, however, we need more time for new staff that do not have the experience. Minimum number required for on-site training is 8 staff. Contact us now for a quote. 


Course Objectives

This course is designed to help the housekeeping team understand the importance of maintaining a clean linen supply. 


Here are the topics covered in this course:

  • Organising the linen cycle
  • Receiving linen
  • Transporting of clean linen to storage area
  • Quality control
  • Keeping receiving areas clean and tidy
  • Storage conditions
  • Securing receiving and storage areas
  • Stock rotation
  • Issuing the correct type, quantity and quality of linen
  • Maintaining complete and accurate records
  • Reporting signs of pest infestation


If you have 8 or more staff, we will come to your establishment and provide the training on-site / in-house.  Contact us now for a reasonable quote by filling in the form below.