|Laundry & Linen College|
The Laundry & Linen College is the premier resource for laundry training and education. For over 30 years, the college has provided training in laundry processing and linen distribution and utilization for individuals in the U.S. and abroad. This program is recognized nationally for developing skilled, informed, and accomplished laundry professionals. Respected for its timely and relevant course content, format, and instructors, the college convenes twice yearly, spring and fall, for five days in Richmond, Kentucky.
During the spring session of the Laundry & Linen College, instruction will focus on Textile Care Services. Participants will learn about textile selection, linen management, pack room management, and textile budgeting.
During the fall session of the Laundry & Linen College, instruction will focus on Laundry Processing and Operations. Participants will learn about equipment selection, preventative maintenance, key performance indicators in production and plant operations, and safety.
Why Should I Attend?
Who Attends the College?
Please note, early registration for the 2019 fall session ends Tuesday, October 15, 2019.
Spring Session Daily Schedule
Through the generosity of ALM's Allied Trade Members and Chapters, laundry and linen professionals are eligible to apply for a scholarship to cover tuition to the Laundry & Linen College. The scholarships cover one term (spring or fall) of the school in full. The scholarship does not cover transportation, meals, or lodging.
The scholarship application period for 2019 is now closed. Applications for 2020 scholarships will open in December 2019.
ALM would like to thank our generous scholarship sponsors:
The Hanson/Ayala Memorial Scholarship, from Encompass Group.
The Tom Frame Laundry Manager of Tomorrow Scholarship, from MIP, Inc.
The Gary Wright Scholarship, from Standard Textile.
The Townplace Suites Marriott, in Richmond, Kentucky, offers Laundry & Linen College students a special rate of $96 (plus applicable taxes) and serves as a meeting point for evening activities. To make a reservation, please call 859-353-4860 and reference the group name "ALM 2020 Spring Students" or the group block code "ASO."
Please note for the 2020 spring session that return flights on April 24 should not depart prior to 5 p.m.
Lexington's Bluegrass Airport (LEX) is approximately 30 miles from the hotel and training facility. Ground transportation is available through Gold Shield Transportation at 800-205-7330 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fall 2019 Update: This training will be held at:
This is approximately 2.5 miles from the hotel. Students are encouraged to carpool.