Course Title: Finish garment production

Part B: Course Detail

Teaching Period: Term1 2016

Course Code: MANU7208C

Course Title: Finish garment production

School: 350T Fashion & Textiles

Campus: Brunswick Campus

Program: C3227 - Certificate III in Clothing Production

Course Contact: Peter Bonnell

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99259171

Course Contact Email:

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Nominal Hours: 20

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Pre-requisites and Co-requisites


Course Description

In this course you will acquire the skills and knowledge to finish completed work in the production of garments or other associated articles.

The applies to finishing operations on garments and other related articles. Finishing operations may include hand or machine tasks such as attaching buttons, cutting loose threads, ironing on transfers, fasteners, attaching tickets and, labels and hemming.

National Codes, Titles, Elements and Performance Criteria

National Element Code & Title:

LMTCL2008A Finish garment production


1. Prepare workstation

Performance Criteria:

1.1 Workbench and seating are set up according to safety standards and OHS practices.
1.2 Components are laid out in proximity and sequence
according to specifications.


2. Finish work

Performance Criteria:

2.1 Finishing operations are performed according to customer specifications.
2.2 Garment or article is checked against specifications to ensure correct sizing and attention to loose threads, and missing buttons and attachments.
2.3 Faults are identified, reported and returned to appropriate section for repair according to quality standards.
2.4 Production and other records are completed.
2.5 OHS practices are followed.

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this course you will have developed and applied the skills and knowledge required to demonstrate competency in the above elements

Details of Learning Activities

In general your training is contextualised according to the company’s production processes undertaken as a part of the trainees normal work duties.

Your tasks are selected for training and explanation of the task to be undertaken is given by the trainer and the correct procedure discussed. The task is demonstrated by the trainer and underpinning skills and knowledge are developed.

When the trainer is confident you are capable of undertaking the task safely you will then do the task. During this time your work would be monitored by the trainer and questioning and further instruction given.

You will also be given workplace based tasks and activities to complete and practice between visits. Any activities and work performed between visits are reviewed and further training is undertaken accordingly.
RMIT University learning resources are used to support your training

Teaching Schedule

In general you will be taught by 5 means within a workplace training context:

1 Introduction and overview of course. Basics of skills required and course content 2 hours
2 Use of learning resources and basic skills development 2 hours
3 Complete manuals 4 hours
4 Supervised skill development to competency 10 hours
5 Consolidation of skills and assessment 2 hours

You will practice skills and understanding as a part of your workplace duties between sessions. Activities and work performed between visits are reviewed in the following session and further training is undertaken accordingly.

Learning Resources

Prescribed Texts


Other Resources

Overview of Assessment

Assessment is ongoing throughout the course and will include three assessments or projects. Assessments will be in the form of tests for underpinning knowledge and demonstration and observation of your abillity to finish completed work in the production of garments or other associated articles.. Also by questioning for underpinning knowledge.

Assessment Tasks

You will be assessed by observation as you demonstrate your ability to prepare a workstation and finish the work (you can check the performance criteria above for more details of these skills). You will be questioned for underpinning knowledge for all these operations.

Assessment Matrix

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