Course Title: Work in the Textiles, Clothing and Footwear industry

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C3227 Certificate III in Clothing Production

Course Title: Work in the Textiles, Clothing and Footwear industry

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 40

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 2011,
Term1 2017

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 to identify key production processes within a textiles, clothing and footwear (TCF) sector.

It covers production processes and flow of product from raw materials through to distribution and includes identification of applicable legislation, guidelines and workplace practices for the relevant sector.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

LMTGN2003B Work in the Textiles, Clothing and Footwear industry


1 Identify key industry representatives

2 Identify relevant legislation and guidelines

3 Identify production processes and supply chains

4 Describe workplace processes

5 Learn skills for productive work

6 Manage own work

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.

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 identify relevant legislation and guidelines, identify production processes and supply chains, describe workplace processes, learn skills for productive work and manage your own work. Also by questioning for underpinning knowledge.