Domain - Carpet and Textile Cleaning

Domain - Carpet and Textile Cleaning

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Level 2

Clean carpets under supervision
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 5

13345 Unit Standard 2 Credits

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This unit standard is for people training in the carpet cleaning industry. People credited with this standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of carpet cleaning by identifying carpet cleaning equipment and chemicals; conduct a risk assessment of the worksite, under supervision; prepare for carpet cleaning, under supervision; perform carpet cleaning, under supervision; and complete job-related tasks.

Standard-setting body:

Ringa Hora Services Workforce Development Council Community Support Services ITO Limited

Follow safe work practices in the carpet cleaning and restoration industry
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 3

25918 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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This unit standard is for people training in the carpet cleaning industry. People credited with this standard are able to: identify hazards for technician and public during carpet cleaning operations; handle carpet cleaning equipment safely; handle cleaning agents; take personal safety measures; and demonstrate industry practice for infection and/or contamination control.

Standard-setting body:

Ringa Hora Services Workforce Development Council Community Support Services ITO Limited

Level 3

Clean carpets
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 5 This unit standard was replaced by unit standard 29385.

13346 Unit Standard 8 Credits

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This unit standard is for people training for the carpet cleaning industry. People credited with this standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of carpet construction, fibres, textures, and backings; conduct a risk assessment of the worksite; select carpet cleaning method; prepare for carpet cleaning; perform carpet cleaning; complete the carpet cleaning process; and complete job-related tasks.

Standard-setting body:

Community Support Services ITO Limited

Treat spots and stains on carpets
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 5 This unit standard, unit standard 1570, unit standard 1572 and unit standard 1576 were replaced by unit standards 29383 and 29386.

13347 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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This unit standard is for people training for the carpet cleaning industry. People credited with this standard are able to: determine the nature of spots and stains on carpets; conduct a risk assessment of the worksite; prepare equipment and spot and stain treatment agents; treat identifiable spots and stains; treat unidentifiable spots and stains; and report outcome of spot and stain treatment.

Standard-setting body:

Community Support Services ITO Limited

Remove stains from soft coverings
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 8 This unit standard, unit standard 1570, unit standard 1572 and unit standard 13347 were replaced by unit standards 29383 and 29386.

1576 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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This unit standard is for people in the carpet cleaning industry who wish to acquire specialist skills in the removal of stains from soft coverings. People credited with this standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of stain types, removal methods, and fabric and material styles; conduct a risk assessment of the worksite; prepare equipment and worksite for stain removal; remove an identifiable stain; remove an unidentifiable stain; and complete job-related tasks.

Standard-setting body:

Community Support Services ITO Limited

Clean upholstery and wall fabrics
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 8

1577 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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This unit standard is for people in the carpet cleaning industry who wish to acquire specialist skills in cleaning upholstery and wall fabrics. People credited with this standard are able to: prepare to clean upholstery; conduct a risk assessment of the worksite; clean upholstery; prepare to clean wall fabrics; clean wall fabrics; and complete job-related tasks.

Standard-setting body:

Ringa Hora Services Workforce Development Council Community Support Services ITO Limited

Apply protective topical treatments to carpets and textiles
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 4

20669 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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This unit standard is for people training for the carpet cleaning industry. People credited with this standard are able to: assess surfaces to be treated; conduct a risk assessment of the worksite; prepare equipment and protective topical treatment; apply protective topical treatment; and complete job-related tasks.

Standard-setting body:

Ringa Hora Services Workforce Development Council Community Support Services ITO Limited

Perform carpet colour repair and restoration
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 4

20670 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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This unit standard is for people training for the carpet cleaning industry. People credited with this standard are able to: assess carpet for colour repair and restoration; conduct a risk assessment of the worksite; prepare damaged carpet for colour repair and restoration; treat carpet for chemical damage to AS/NZS 3733:1995 standard: and treat carpet for sun fade to AS/NZS 3733:1995 standard.

Standard-setting body:

Ringa Hora Services Workforce Development Council Community Support Services ITO Limited

Carry out carpet repairs and reinstallation
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 4

20671 Unit Standard 8 Credits

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This unit standard is for people training for the carpet cleaning industry. People credited with this standard are able to: assess carpet to be repaired; conduct a risk assessment of the worksite; prepare to carry out carpet repair and reinstallation; carry out carpet repair and reinstallation; and complete job-related tasks.

Standard-setting body:

Ringa Hora Services Workforce Development Council Community Support Services ITO Limited

Treat odours in carpets and textiles
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 4

20672 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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This unit standard is for people training for the carpet cleaning industry. People credited with this standard are able to: assess carpets and textiles for odour treatment; conduct a risk assessment of the worksite; prepare carpets and textiles for odour treatment; treat odours in carpets and textiles; and complete job-related tasks.

Standard-setting body:

Ringa Hora Services Workforce Development Council Community Support Services ITO Limited

Clean carpet when working as a cleaner

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Version 2 This unit standard replaced unit standard 13346.

29385 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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People credited with this unit standard are able to: . demonstrate knowledge of carpet cleaning requirements; and . clean carpet for a client.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

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Standard-setting body:

Ringa Hora Services Workforce Development Council Community Support Services ITO Limited

Restore water-damaged carpets

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Version 2 This unit standard replaced unit standard 13349.

29390 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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People credited with this standard are able to: . describe ANSI/IICRC S500 water-damage categories; and . restore ANSI/IICRC Category 1 water-damaged carpets for a client.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 24 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Ringa Hora Services Workforce Development Council Community Support Services ITO Limited

Level 4

Restore water affected carpet
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 5 This unit standard was replaced by unit standard 29390.

13349 Unit Standard 12 Credits

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This unit standard is for people training for the carpet cleaning industry. People credited with this standard are able to: determine damage to carpet and secondary effects of water damage to surrounding building material and contents; perform restorative work; and report outcome of restorative work.

Standard-setting body:

Community Support Services ITO Limited

Level 5

Establish a planned carpet maintenance schedule
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 5

13348 Unit Standard 8 Credits

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This unit standard is for people training for the carpet cleaning industry. People credited with this standard are able to: determine carpet use, locations and cleaning techniques; develop a carpet maintenance schedule; and present a carpet maintenance schedule to the client.

Standard-setting body:

Ringa Hora Services Workforce Development Council Community Support Services ITO Limited

Data as at 22 January 2022