Total qualification time
Operation start date
1 April 2008
This qualification has been developed in association with the Sector Skills Council SSC for apparel, footwear, textiles and related businesses. It is a work-based qualification that develops specialist and transferable professional skills, engages learners with current industry practice, and prepares them to progress onto further qualifications or employment opportunities. Learners will complete this qualification with a concrete understanding of the following:
- Health,safety and security at work
- How to carry out routine maintenance of tools and equipment, including recognising potential problems and keeping the work area clean and tidy.
Optional units include: Dyeing Sewn Garments, Rotary Fabric Printing, Screen Printing Individual Items/Garments, and more.