Clean. Safe. Essential. Associate Member training program



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The Clean. Safe. Essential. training program, available to ARA Associate Members, is designed to ensure the cleanliness and safety of rental equipment manufacturer and supplier operations. The training is comprised of sections that discuss employee communication, safety, hygiene, varied cleaning processes, and more. After the training is complete, participants will be able to download digital materials for Clean. Safe. Essential. co-branding and recognition. This co-branding effort will be accompanied by ARA’s national advertising campaign to raise awareness of the rental industry. 

Benefits of ARA's Clean. Safe. Essential. training program

COVID-19 clean 

Learn how to effectively clean and disinfect equipment through efficient processes and checklists.

Tools for a safe environment

Gain the knowledge to create a safe working environment and present that appropriately to rental stores.

Essential communication

Develop strategies and update marketing materials to communicate the measures you have taken to provide clean and safe products for rental stores.

Vendor Locator recognition

Once you complete the training, you will be recognized as a Clean. Safe. Essential. vendor on our vendor locator. 

How much does it cost?

Per location:



What will I learn?

Recommended PPE

Learn what Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is needed for your business, and how to gather it all, from masks and cleaning materials, to equipment for social distancing.


Safety considerations

As the saying goes: Failing to prepare is preparing to fail. This course will show you how to get your facility ready for operating under new considerations – including determining how to enter and exit buildings safely, how to minimize contact in high-traffic areas, designating where employees can stand while waiting for screening, and more.


Cleanliness checklist

You can download a checklist that reviews the best protocol for cleaning high-touch surfaces, how to leave a workstation sanitized at the end of a shift, and how to keep employees and customers alike feeling safe.

Co-brand as Clean. Safe. Essential.

Upon completion of the training, you will be able to download the Clean. Safe. Essential. certificate, logos, social media banners and T-shirt designs from RentalU within the course.


Frequently asked questions

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