The DRESSMAKING NC II Qualification consists of competencies that a person must achieve to enable him/her to draft and cut pattern; lay-out pattern on the material/fabric, sew material/fabric and apply finishing touches on the ladies casual apparel of the Garment sector. Casual Apparel consists of casual dress, blouse, skirt, trouser, shorts and culottes.

The Units of Competency comprising this Qualification include the following:

Code No.BASIC COMPETENCIES
500311105Participate in workplace communication
500311106Work in a team environment
500311107Practice career professionalism
500311108Practice occupational health and safety procedures
  
Code No,COMMON COMPETENCIES
GRM743203Carry out measurements and calculation
GRM743204Set up and operate machine/s
GRM743205Perform basic maintenance
GRM743206Apply quality standards
  
Code No.CORE COMPETENCIES
GRM743301Draft and cut pattern of casual apparel
GRM743302Prepare and cut materials of casual apparel
GRM743303Sew casual apparel
GRM743304Apply finishing touches on casual apparel

A person who has achieved this Qualification is competent to be:

  • Dressmaker
  • Garment Sewer