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Did you know that COVID-19 can live on cardboard for up to 24 hours?

When it comes to cleaning, we are trained to clean what we see. However, viruses are invisible and have the potential to live on surfaces such as glass, metal, or wood.

In this lesson, Nina Fairweather takes you through the hotspots for viruses when working in a hotel and summarises how you can clean smarter to reduce the risk of contamination.

What you'll learn in the Where infectious viruses live lesson

  • How to identify surfaces and time that viruses will live for
  • Where the hotspots are for viruses in hotels and why they are hotspots

Who the Infection cleaning principles for hotels course is for

This online course is ideal for hotel staff members who clean any area in a hotel and for hotel managers to raise awareness of infection cleaning principles in their venue.


Nina Fairweather

Nina Fairweather is a consultant for health and safety in the hospitality industry and Director on the board of Women in Hospitality.

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