CERTIFICATE IN TAILORING AND DRESSMAKING

Programme Overview

This course is designed for students who wish to learn and understand the basic and different aspects of pattern making and tailoring.

The programme seeks to teach learners the various nuances of fashion dress designing and pattern making by addressing key topics such as stitching methods, measurement techniques, and drafting patterns, and is especially useful for individuals who wish to start their own business or who want to pursue professional garment opportunities within the industry.

If you're looking for a stepping stone into this thrilling and fast-paced industry that will allow you to express your creative and innovative side, and also provide excellent entrepreneur opportunities, then this course will provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to get started on this truly exciting career path.
Career Opportunities

This course will prepare students for careers such as:

• Self-employed tailor
• Pattern Designer
• Garment Consultant
Programme Duration and Structure
Duration of 1 year (3) terms
Expected Learning Outcomes

At the end of this course, students will be able to:

• Design, make, alter, or repair clothing.
• Effectively discuss the needs and desires of clients and perform the necessary services to meet their expectations.
• Illustrate and understand various types of garment sketches and techniques in making them.
• Select suitable techniques for different styles and types of dress designs according to the latest trends.
• Set up an entrepreneurial unit.
Entry Requirements
• This is an open course
EXAM BODY
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