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1220.0 - ANZSCO - Australian and New Zealand Standard Classification of Occupations, 2013, Version 1.2  
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UNIT GROUP 3931 CANVAS AND LEATHER GOODS MAKERS


    CANVAS AND LEATHER GOODS MAKERS make and repair boots, shoes, leather goods, canvas and sailcloth articles, and related products.

    Indicative Skill Level:
    Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below.

    In Australia:

      AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3)

    In New Zealand:
      NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3)

    At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification.

    Tasks Include:

    • cutting and preparing canvas, leather and sailcloth to design specifications, patterns and drawings
    • sewing, gluing and riveting sections of canvas together to make articles such as awnings, tents, tarpaulins and horse rugs
    • attaching grommets, fastenings and other fittings to canvas goods
    • joining parts of leather articles using rivets, hand sewing, sewing machines, tools and adhesive
    • restoring and repairing leather articles
    • fabricating sails
    • designing patterns and prototypes of boots and shoes
    • making and grading patterns using manual and computerised methods
    • clicking synthetics, corrected grains, leather linings and leather outers by hand and machine
    • altering and repairing footwear

    Occupations:
      393111 Canvas Goods Fabricator
      393112 Leather Goods Maker
      393113 Sail Maker
      393114 Shoemaker

393111 CANVAS GOODS
FABRICATOR

    Alternative Title:
      Canvas Goods Maker

    Fabricates and repairs canvas and related products such as awnings, tents, tarpaulins, horse rugs and caravan annexes.

    Skill Level: 3


393112 LEATHER GOODS MAKER

    Fabricates and repairs leather articles such as wallets, cases, harnesses and saddlery.

    Skill Level: 3

    Specialisation:

      Saddler

393113 SAIL MAKER

    Fabricates and repairs sails and other articles from sailcloth.

    Skill Level: 3


393114 SHOEMAKER

    Makes and repairs boots or shoes.

    Skill Level: 3

    Specialisations:

      Medical Grade Shoemaker
      Shoe Repairer


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