NSQF- Finishing Operator.pdf

Finishing Operator (Footwear)

  • Job DescriptionThe Finishing Operator is primarily responsible for performing the final finishing operations for the footwear post lasting. He/ She performs the final cleaning, polishing and brushing, tag level fixing, edge trimming and quality inspection. He/ She is responsible for ensuring the footwear meets the client specifications.
  • CodeLSS/Q3001
  • SectorLeather
  • NSQF LevelLevel 4
  • Notional Hours120
  • Accrediting BodiesLeather Sector Skill Council
  • Certifying BodiesLeather Sector Skill Council
  • Proposed Occupation

    Finishing Operations in Leather Footwear Segment

  • International Comparability

    UK NOS

    KSFW1- Carry out basic operations within footwear

    SKSFW2- Carry out ancillary footwear operations

    SKSFW3-Carry out multiple operations in footwear manufacture

    SKSFW6- Finish footwear / leather goods / saddler

    SKSFW7- Examine finished footwear products

  • Progression Pathway

    Supervisor in Finished Leather Segment

  • Qualification File NSQF- Finishing Operator.pdf
  • Supporting Documents
  • Formal structure of the qualification
    Title of unit or other component Mandatory/ Optional Estimated size (Hours) Level
    LSS/N3001 Carry out cleaning of the footwear Mandatory 120 (Cumulative Notional Hour for all NOS) 4
    LSS/N3002 Carry out trimming process Mandatory 4
    LSS/N3003 Carry out sock insertion Mandatory 4
    LSS/N3004 Carry out top line forming operation Mandatory 4
    LSS/N3005 Carry out heat activation process Mandatory 4
    LSS/N3006 Carry out stamping/embossing operation Mandatory 4
    LSS/N3007 Carry out polishing of the footwear Mandatory 4
    LSS/N3008Carry out final inspection and packing of the footwear Mandatory 4
    LSS/N8501 Maintain the work area, tools and machines Mandatory 4
    LSS/N8601 Maintain health, safety and security at workplace Mandatory 4
    LSS/N8701 Comply with industry, regulatory and organizational requirements Mandatory 4