Our training seminars empower delegates to manage risk, while reducing costs and improving internal efficiencies.

Qualspec frequently work with blue chip organisations to increase their profit share. Our seminars comply with industry standards and the purpose is to assist those in the industry who;

  • Due to time-management and company budgets, cannot travel internationally to manufacturing facilities, although have daily interaction with offshore suppliers and factories
  • Are planning on changing departments within an existing company structure
  • Require the most recent information with regard to specific industry-related topics

Our training seminar’s include Fibres and Yarns/Fabric Construction, Colour, Dyeing, Print and Finishing, Textile Testing, Childrens Nightwear and Limited Daywear, and Sustainable Responsible Sourcing.

Our Seminars

2023 Seminar Schedule

All seminars are FULL DAY (9:00AM-4:00PM)
Morning and afternoon tea, as well as full lunch are included.

Childrens Nightwear and Limited Daywear

Date: June 21, 2023

Date: August 2, 2023

This seminar covers all aspects of garment classification offering solutions to commonly occurring problems. (provisional only)

Reduced Fire Hazard Regulations – AS/NZS 1249:2014

Topics covered will include:
  • Garment Classification
  • Pyjama Categorization
  • Flammability requirements for fabrics
  • Garment Labelling requirements
  • Dimensional requirements
  • Trims, fastenings
  • Infant Sleep Bags
  • Test Standards
A Step by Step Guide to Modern Slavery – begin your own Statement today!

Start date: September 16, 2020

Start date: September 1, 2020

Defined parameters for on-boarding new factories and working collaboratively with existing ones to establish and maintain transparency and sustainability throughout every level of the supply chain. Covering all aspects of responsible sourcing from development of effective code of conduct, setting of clear sustainable sourcing goals and guidelines throughout the whole supply chain.

Session 1
  • What is Modern Slavery?
  • Why is it important
  • How does it affect my business
  • Do I need to comply
  • What’s required for my business
  • New addition – including the impacts of CO-VID19 on Modern Slavery
  • What if I am below the reporting threshold
Session 2
  • Traceability
  • Where is the risk of Modern Slavery greatest in my supply chain
  • How to identify the risk
  • Auditing – the importance of ensuring Modern Slavery is covered in your Audit program (and how)
  • What to do when we find Modern Slavery in our supply chain
  • Building a remediation plan
  • Developing training programs (internal and external training)
Session 3
  • What are the reporting requirements
  • The difference between cause, contribution and link (where is each most likely to be in the supply chain)
  • How I use cause, contribution and link to write my Modern Slavery
  • Statement
  • Fact finding in your operations
  • What can I say now
  • Developing a road map for future reporting
Session 4
  • Taking what you know and building a statement
  • Ensuring your statement meets the reporting requirements
  • Some practical tips on writing your Modern Slavery Statement
  • Starting your statement
Key take out from the day – understanding your reporting requirements and starting your Modern Slavery statement – take some key tips and templates (provided on the day) to help commence writing your Modern Slavery Statement (you will actually start writing the statement on the day).

Interested in joining the training semainars prepared by Qualspec's Textile Quality Experts?