Course Title: Identify pre- and post-spotting requirements

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C3285 Certificate III in Dry Cleaning Operations

Course Title: Identify pre- and post-spotting requirements

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 30

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.

Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


Brunswick Campus


350T Fashion & Textiles


Term1 2012,
Term2 2012,
Term1 2013,
Term1 2014,
Term2 2014,
Term1 2015,
Term2 2015,
Term1 2016,
Term2 2016,
Term1 2017

Course Contact: Peter Bonnell

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99259171

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit of competency covers the skills and knowledge required to recognise and identify types of stains and other marks on articles or garments, and determine and document spotting treatment requirements.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

LMTDC2011A Identify pre- and post-spotting requirements


1. Identify stain

3. Organise spotting procedure

2. Determine spotting requirements

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course you will be able to Identify stains on articles, determine spotting requirements and organise the spotting procedure ready for others to remove the stain by spotting.

Overview of Assessment

Assessment will be in the form of observation of your work undertaken and by questioning for underpinning knowledge.