1011 - Domestic services

Nota de alcance

Domestic services are the study of various domestic services, such as housekeeping, cleaning, laundering, sewing etc.

Programmes and qualifications with the following main content are classified here:

  • Caretaking, housekeeping and home service workers
  • Chimney sweeping
  • Cleaning
  • Cooking (home)
  • Domestic science
  • Dry-cleaning
  • Funeral services and mortuary science
  • Home economics
  • Laundry
  • Needlework (home)
  • Sewing (home)
  • Window cleaning


Cleaning is included here even if directed towards cleaning schools, hospitals, factories etc.


Study of building maintenance is excluded from this detailed field and included in detailed field 0732 'Building and civil engineering'.