Certificates & Certification

No matter where you are in your textile care services career journey, ALM has a certification program for you and the resources to maintain it! Individuals who have worked to achieve these certifications are recognized as skilled and knowledgeable in operational excellence, which benefits not only themselves, but their company's bottom line

Not looking to earn a certification? No problem! Visit Education & Training to find the resources you need!

RLLD Certification

The Registered Laundry and Linen Director (RLLD) certification identifies the industries’ most distinguished professionals (typically laundry directors) who have proven expertise in directing highly efficient, safe, and quality driven textile care services operations.

CLLM Certification

The Certified Laundry and Linen Manager (CLLM) correspondence program is an ideal introductory program to laundry processing and linen management. This is an excellent tool for managerial personnel entering the laundry industry, including textile care sales professionals.

CLT Training

The Certified Linen Technician (CLT) training provides individuals responsible for linen distribution in a healthcare facility with insight into development of par levels, nuances of linen utilization, detailed steps to completing a linen inventory and the pros and cons of linen distribution systems.

CWT Training

The Certified Washroom Technician (CWT) training is an excellent tool for identifying individuals with the capacity to serve as lead personnel from front-line laundry employees, who benefit by learning the details about the wash process and the relationship between their role and product outcomes.

Maintain Certification

ALM has multiple resources for you to earn contact hours and maintain your certification. Articles, webinars, and more are available.

Certification Registry

ALM maintains an up-to-date registry of individuals who have earned either an RLLD or CLLM certification, as well as tracks contact hours for those individuals to maintain their certification.