Course Title: Control production in a section of a Textiles, Clothing and Footwear enterprise

Part B: Course Detail

Teaching Period: Term2 2014

Course Code: MANU7249C

Course Title: Control production in a section of a Textiles, Clothing and Footwear enterprise

School: 350T Fashion & Textiles

Campus: Brunswick Campus

Program: C3225 - Certificate III in Textile Fabrication

Course Contact : Peter Bonnell

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99259171

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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.

Pre-requisites and Co-requisites


Course Description

In this course you will acquire the skills and knowledge required to identify and select appropriate materials for use in the manufacture of canvas or sail products.

National Codes, Titles, Elements and Performance Criteria

National Element Code & Title:

LMTGN3001B Control production in a section of a Textiles, Clothing and Footwear enterprise


1 Identify requirements for efficient production

Performance Criteria:

1.1 Machine operations, staff, resources and production processes within work area are identified.
1.2 Production targets for work area are identified.
1.3 Quality standards and OHS practices for work area are identified.
1.4 Key conditions affecting production are identified.
1.5 Supply and production scheduling requirements for area are identified


2 Monitor and assess production efficiency

Performance Criteria:

2.1 Compliance to specified requirements is checked to ensure efficiency is maintained.
2.2 Non-compliance is identified, reported or recorded and investigated to determine causes.
2.3 Production outcomes are assessed against targets.
2.4 Ongoing monitoring activities are implemented to assess production efficiency


3 Control production to achieve efficiency targets

Performance Criteria:

3.1 Production standards are set or interpreted to meet production targets.
3.2 Corrective or preventative action is recommended and implemented.
3.3 Targets and procedures are communicated to relevant personnel in a logical and easily understood manner.
3.4 Supply of resources is managed and ensured as required.
3.5 Maintenance of machinery is scheduled as required.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course you will be able to identify and select materials plus handle and store materials.

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 6 means within a workplace training context as follows:

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. Workshop 6 hours
4. Complete manuals 4 hours
5. Supervised skill development to competency 24 hours
6. 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 will be in the form of observation of your ability to identify and select materials plus handle and store materials.

Assessment Tasks

You will be assessed by observation as you identify and select materials plus handle and store materials (you can check the performance criteria above for more detials of these skills). You will be questioned for underpinning knowledge for all these operations.

Assessment Matrix

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