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Tailoring and Advanced Fashion Production

Summary

This course will consolidate the skills gained in the earlier tailoring course and you will also produce a bespoke tailored jacket. It will cover a range of tailoring techniques and by the end of the 12-week course, you will have gained a range of transferable specialist skills that will allow you to design and create quality garments that fit perfectly. You will also produce your own bespoke tailored jacket.

To get the most out of the course, you will need intermediate sewing skills and there is an expectation that you will be able to do some of the work in your own time.

Next course dates

Start date Location Duration
23 Sep 2024
University Centre
10 Weeks
13 Jan 2025
University Centre
10 Weeks
14 Apr 2025
University Centre
8 Weeks

Where can this subject lead?

Career progression

This short Tailoring Production course is the second of two that will guide you through the process of designing and making your own tailored jacket. The course will take you through to the final bespoke product and allow you to refine your skills and techniques working in fine quality cloth. There is the option to progress to degree-level study, subject to specific entry criteria.

Key information

Entry Requirements

No prior qualifications are necessary for this course, however to get the most out of it you should have intermediate level sewing skills.

Qualification obtained

Tailoring and Advanced Fashion Production

Extra costs and equipment

A basic sewing/pattern making kit will be required and there will be some additional material costs associated with the course. Pattern paper and calico for toiles can be purchased through the College.

Tuition Fees

Read our tuition fees guide.

Regulation and Accreditation

Accrediting Institution: N/A

Awarding Body: NONE

Terms and Conditions

Read our full terms and conditions for more information

Regulation and Accreditation

Accrediting Institution: N/A

Awarding Body: NONE

What will I learn?

Industry placement, field trips and guest speakers

There are no industry placements and no field trips on this course. However, our experienced team of fashion experts will be happy to advise you about local and national opportunities relating to employers, industry events, exhibitions and fabric sourcing.

How will I be assessed?

How will I be assessed?

This course is part of the community learning programme and as such is not subject to any formal assessment.

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