Certificate III in Laundry Operations - MST30619

SWC Training

Type of institution: Registered Training Organisation
Level: Pre-degree

This qualification is intended for those who perform specialised technical tasks or multi-skilled roles within a commercial laundry environment. It includes some supervision of staff.Work is usually performed in a defined range of skilled operations, usually within a range of broader related activities involving known routines, methods and procedures, where some discretion and judgement is required in the use of equipment or application of contingency measures and within known time constraints.


  • Control conditioning and safe drying processes
  • Provide coaching/mentoring in the workplace
  • Press whole garments
  • Inspect, fold and pack theatre linen
  • Monitor and operate trade waste process
  • Select, transfer and remove materials and products
  • Communicate in the workplace
  • Provide customer service in a dry cleaning or laundry enterprise
  • Apply quality standards
  • Identify fibres, fabrics and textiles used in the TCF industry
  • Control laundry finishing operations
  • Prepare, finish and package products for storage or dispatch
  • Operate washing machines
  • Operate computing technology in a TCF workplace
  • Supervise operations in a TCF enterprise
  • Apply infection control policies and procedures in laundry operations
  • Work safely with chemicals in TCF operations
  • Operate and monitor basic boiler
  • Control linen rewash
  • Identify fabric and garment cleaning requirements
  • Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
  • Organise and plan own work to achieve planned outcomes
  • Perform tasks to support production
  • Operate and monitor intermediate class boiler
  • Coordinate the quality system and procedures
  • Perform test or inspection to check product quality
  • Identify pre-spotting requirements
  • Plan tasks to assist production operations
  • Control batch washer operations
  • Coordinate waste disposal
  • Collect, organise and interpret statistical data for work
  • Control washing operations
  • Determine linen rental requirements
  • Produce and analyse spreadsheets
  • Receive and sort articles for cleaning
  • Work in a socially diverse environment
  • Implement and monitor WHS and environmental systems in the workplace
  • Maintain workplace safety
  • Use RFID technology to track laundry items
  • Apply an expanding range of arithmetical calculations for work
  • Coordinate work of team or section
  • Plan and implement production within a work area

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