To be awarded the Certificate IV in Laundry Operations and Supervision, competency must be achieved in twenty-five (25) units of competency.
Ten (10) core units of competency
Fifteen (15) elective units of competency.
If the Certificate III in Laundry Operations has been achieved, an additional seven (7) units are required. All core units listed must be achieved - any Certificate IV core units not achieved at Certificate III must be completed as part of the additional seven (7) units required for the Certificate IV. Units that have been credited towards lower level qualifications must not be selected in the additional seven (7) unit requirement.
Note: Where perquisite units apply, these have been listed, and must be considered in the total number of units.
Complete all ten (10) units from this list.
Identify fabric and garment cleaning requirements
Follow defined OH&S policies and procedures
Apply quality standards
Work in the Textiles, Clothing and Footwear industry
Organise and plan own work to achieve planned outcomes
Conduct safe handling of laundry chemicals
Operate washing machines
Control washing machine operation
Monitor compliance with industry standards and regulations
Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
Select fifteen (15) units as specified below.
A minimum of five (5) units must be chosen from Group A.
A minimum of four (4) units must be chosen from Group B.
A maximum of two (2) units may be chosen from Group C.
A maximum of four (4) units may be chosen from Group D.
The remainder may be chosen from Groups A and B.
NOTE: Competitive Manufacturing Training Package units, identified in Group C as MSACM coded units, should be selected on the basis of work requirements. Those at Certificate II level (units in the 200 series) are appropriate for operators. MSACM units for those in Certificate III level positions such as team leaders should be selected from both the 200 series and the 400 series.
Coordinate business resources
Coordinate implementation of customer service strategies
Promote innovation in a team environment
Develop teams and individuals
Implement operational plan
Implement continuous improvement
Promote team effectiveness
Plan and implement production within a work area
Evaluate equipment and systems
Implement and monitor OH&S in the workplace
Coordinate quality system and procedures
Participate in production planning processes
Program and monitor commercial laundry machine control systems
Plan assessment activities and processes
Participate in assessment validation
Plan, organise and deliver group-based learning
Plan, organise and facilitate learning in the workplace
Manage the impact of change on own work
Facilitate change in an organisation implementing competitive systems and practices
Apply competitive systems and practices
Sustain process improvements
Implement competitive systems and practices
Ensure process improvements are sustained
Apply quick changeover procedures
Apply Just in Time procedures
Apply cost factors to work practices
Interpret product costs in terms of customer requirements
Apply 5S procedures
Monitor process capability
Use planning software systems in operations
Use SCADA systems in operations
Use sustainable energy practices
Use sustainable environmental practices
Undertake root cause analysis
Contribute to the application of a proactive maintenance strategy
Facilitate a Just in Time system
Improve cost factors in work practices
Analyse manual handling processes
Facilitate and improve implementation of 5S
Undertake process capability improvements
Mistake proof an operational process
Apply statistics to operational processes
Facilitate the use of planning software systems in a work area or team
Facilitate the use of SCADA systems in a team or work area
Undertake proactive maintenance analyses
Assist in implementing a proactive maintenance strategy
Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
Other Laundry Operations units that are available at Certificates IV (maximum 4) or V (maximum 1)
Other TCF Training Package units that are available at Certificates III (maximum 1), IV (maximum 4) and V (maximum 1)
Units from other endorsed Training Packages and accredited courses at Certificates III (maximum 1), IV (maximum 4) and V (maximum 1)