Repair – button fastenings
To reduce waste and landfill and save money by gaining some basic knowledge and understanding of how to repair garments and textile items by replacing buttons and zips, sewing by hand or using the sewing machine.
There are no entry requirement.
Qualifications and assessment
This course uses RARPA as its method of assessment.
RARPA stands for Recognising and Recording Progress and Achievement which is the process of assessment for non-accredited learning. It is a means of validating the outcomes of programmes which do not result in qualifications. RARPA is a five stage process which measures and records learners’ progress, achievements and attendance.
How to hand sew 3 different types of buttons
How to set up the sewing machine to sew buttons
How to use the sewing machine to attach different types of buttons
How to replace 3 types of buttons on garments/textile items, by hand and using the sewing machine
Where can it lead?
We hope that this workshop has inspired you to try something new. We offer a number of sewing courses which will help you to develop your skills and knowledge further.
As a Hull Training and Adult Education learner you have access to our Careers Advice Service. Our advisers are on hand to guide you through options and support you to achieve your full potential.