This qualification course is intended for those who perform specialised production or multi-skilled operations and supervision roles, within the textiles and clothing production environment.
It covers skills and knowledge in the application of specialised technical and supervisory skills within clothing production enterprises.
Relevant occupations include supervisory roles in a production environment, patternmakers and sample machinists. Work outcomes require workers to operate and take responsibility for specialist production machines or processes where the work is mostly predictable and the emphasis is on safety, efficiency, process control and problem solving.
It allows for a multi-skilled approach to clothing production and provides a basis for career progression to higher skills in the applied fashion design and technology area.
This course includes advanced pattern making methods and embellishments with a focus on made to measure production to a higher level.