Course Title: Perform minor maintenance

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C3394 Certificate III in Clothing and Textile Production

Course Title: Perform minor maintenance

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

Face-to-Face or Workplace

Term1 2018,
Term2 2018

Course Contact: Peter Bonnell

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99259171

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

In this course you will acquire the skills and knowledge required to provide minor maintenance of production machines.


The course applies to checking machine performance and undertaking minor adjustments to production machines.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


Perform Garment repairs and Alterations




National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

MSTGN2005 Perform minor maintenance


1 Determine job requirements

2 Operate machine and assess performance

3 Rectify minor machine fault

4 Maintain effective machine operation

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this course you will acquire the skills and knowledge required to repair and alter finished garments based on client needs.

Overview of Assessment

Assessment is ongoing throughout the course and will include activities to show theoretical understanding, practical demonstration and questioning. Full assessment briefs will be provided.