College of Fashion
Technology & Management (CFTM)
[Affiliated to National University & Bangladesh Technical Education Board]

Certificate in Work Study & Production Planning

Productivity is one of the significant factors for our RMG sector of Bangladesh to face competitive challenge in the world apparel market. The objective of the course is to provide the process of production of a garment and to know the productivity improvement techniques. This course will play the vital role in garment factory to earn maximum profit with limited resources. After completion of the course, the fresh graduate will get a token of access in the job market of RMG sector in work study or IE department and experienced people will be benefited by developing their professionalism and knowing about extensive area of productivity & production planning for a garment factory.

Admission Eligibility:
Minimum HSC pass + experience in Garment Sector is preferable or Graduate from any discipline.

Fees :
1. Admission Fees : Tk.3000
2. Tuition Fees : Tk. 25000
Total Fees Tk. : 28,000, Payment System with two equal installments.

Syllabus & Evaluation Method:
• Introduction to textiles
• Definitions and classifications of textile fabrics, Yarns, Definitions, Sewing thread, yarn numbering system, Fabric, Types of fabrics, definition of woven fabric, basic structure of woven fabrics , Knitted fabric, Definitions and types of knitted fabric, basic knitted fabric structure, Commercial fabrics both woven and knitted, basics of sewing machines,
• Basic components of sewing machines, Basics of sewing needles
• Sewing Machine attachment,
• Stitch types
Garments Manufacturing Process
• Cutting : Maker efficiency, Lay planning, Shade and role segregation, Fabric consumption
• Quality controlling in garments, Quality assurance, Quality control / inspection, Quality auditing statistical recording, Finishing, Buyers requirement / packing rations, Finishing accessories
• Finishing- quality, General compliance,
• Work measurement, Time study, performance rating, Reasons for Performance rating, Factors for performance rating, Speed, Effort, Concentration, Rating video exercises-practical, Timing methods, timing-Fly-Back and cumulative, Difference between two methods, Element break down Reasons for elements break down,General rules for element break down, Types of work elements, timing exercise-Practical, Exercises with the help of video, Timing errors calculation, Work content, concepts and how to measure, Basic time, Equation and elimination erroneous data,
• time allowances, Basic fatigue and personal need , Standard time,
• Method of calculation
• Use of past data
• Synthetic data
• Element break down
• Preparation of synthetic data
• Interpolation method
• Extrapolation method
• Activity sampling
Decision making on sample size
• Planning for activity sampling
• Carrying out activity sampling practical
• Result documentation and likely ranges
• Interpretation of results (data)
Method study
• Select Basic consideration, Financial, Technical, human reaction, How to construct the matrix table, Setting of criteria for rating, how to make final conclusion based on matrix table, Pareto principle (80/20 principle), Example how to create Pareto graph, Arranging data descend order Calculate cumulative total, Calculate cumulative value, Arrange the x / y axis for graph.
Application of Work Study in Garment Manufacturing
• Plot the graph, Outline process chart, Standard symbol used in carging
• Describe the purpose of preparing outline process chart, Method of numbering / naming outline process chart, Practical work based on video
• Flow process chart
• Calculation of Standard Production
• Efficiency Calculation
• Capacity Calculation
Production Planning & Control
• SMV Calculation
• Line Lay out
• Line set up
• Balancing Production Scheduling
• Standard symbols used in flow process charts
• Types of flow process charts (Man / Machine / Material)
• Describe the purpose of preparing low process charts
• Method of numbering / naming outline process charts
• Practical work abased on video
• Two handed process charts
• Standard symbol used to construct Two
• Multiple activity charts
• Application of motion economy Incentive Plan
• Application of layout improvements based on ergonomics
• Obtaining consent from management, supervisory staff and workers

Grading Policy:

Number Grade
90 and aboveA+
80- 89 A
70 - 79 B+
60 – 69 B
50 – 59 C
Less than 50 F
Evaluation Method:
Internal Assessment: Practical -200 Marks and Theoretical -50 Marks
Final Assessment: Practical -200 Marks and theoretical -50 Marks

Admission Time: Yearly two intakes – Month of January and - Month of July

Application Procedure :
Application forms are available for Tk. 200 at CFTM, Tropical Rafa Tower, House-02, Road-12, Sector-06, House Building Bus Stand, Uttara, Dhaka-1230.
A complete application includes: i) Application form; ii) Three copy passport size photographs; iii) Clean photocopies of SSC & HSC Mark-sheets;

Final Exam & Certificate:
Final Exam will be conducted by BTEB. Participant need to attend the board final exam in every year last Friday of the month of June and December. Certificate will be issued by BTEB.


CFTM Campus

House :32
Road : 01, Sector : 6
House-Building Bus Stand
Uttara, Dhaka

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