Sewing Skills

Sewing Skills

Duration: 11 weeks
Start Date: Monday 13 January 2020
Induction: Monday 6 January 2020
Day and time: Monday, 4-6pm
Course fees: £95
Enrolment information: For information on how to apply, please call The Endeavour Centre on 01482 615 349
Additional course: Wednesday, 6.30-8.30pm - Induction Wednesday 8 January 2020

Course aims

Develop your knowledge and understanding of sewing techniques for dressmaking, crafts or soft furnishings, progress your practical skills in hand and machine sewing.

Entry requirements

There are no entry requirements.

How to apply

Enrol from 23 July 2019
Ring the Information Line on 01482 615 349

Course units

Practical sewing skills and techniques which will be embedded through a variety sewing projects suitable for your level of skill and ability.

• Hand sewing skills
• Basic sewing machine skills
• Basic over locker machine skills to neaten seams
• Sewing techniques such as inserting zips, piping seams etc.
• Construction process to create sewn items such as bags, cushions and simple garments
• Techniques and methods requested by learners

Accredited/RARPA statement

Full Cost N/A

Where it can lead?

After this course you may wish to advance to an accredited course in order to gain a qualification in the subject.

HTAE Entry 3 Garment Making
HTAE Level 1 Award Fashion – Sewing Machine
HTAE level 1 Award Fashion – Underlined skirt

In terms of employment, you may use your skills in jobs such as:

Repairing clothing/textile items

Garment alteration

Clothing manufacture

Soft furnishing manufacture

Accessories manufacture

Working in the voluntary sector

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