Fashion Sewing Skills – Level 1 Award

Overview of the course
You will learn how to work safely and effectively using a sewing machine and accessories; know the functions, features and controls on a sewing machine; develop your fabric knowledge and be able to produce samples using a variety of stitches, techniques and processes. During the course you will observe tutor demonstration. Some written work is required documenting your understanding of safety in the workroom, types of sewing machines and accessories, sewing methods, techniques and processes.

Who is this course for?
This course is suitable for learners with some prior experience in the subject who wish to further develop their skills and understanding of sewing machine techniques. It is appropriate for learners with an ability to competently use the sewing machine and with some basic sewing knowledge.

What can I do after the course?
After this course you may progress to a higher level qualification course, or you may wish to join a leisure sewing course in Dressmaking or Sewing Skills, to further develop your practical skills, knowledge and understanding of the subject.

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10 weeks

Course ID:

Fashion sewing skills level 1 award-

Day and Time

Wednesday 1.00-4.00pm


Cost £30 registration fee

Course starts

Wednesday 8 May 2019

To enrol

Enrolment begins Monday 1 April 2019 - contact 01482 615 349 to secure your place.