Sewing Skills

Level 1 Diploma
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Course Location

College

Cheadle College

Location

Cheadle College

Further Details

Age

Adult

Department

Art & Design

Course Start Date

Tuesday 1st October 2024

Course Duration

Full-time, 18 Weeks

Course Time

Course Fee

£ 75.00
You may be eligible for support with your tuition fees - please visit the college website - funding and finance page for further information

Course Code

CPQ-UAEZ-1004

Course Overview

This course is designed for people who have a basic knowledge of sewing, but would like to improve their skills and explore creativity and design in more depth. Choose your own project and learn at your own pace.
You will learn to read patterns and understand the fabrics and equipment involved. Make clothes, crafts or household items . Choose your own project and learn at your own pace.

In addition, you will learn how to use your own machine and sewing equipment for more detailed and complex techniques and designs.

For all classes;

– You will need a sewing box with basic equipment.
– You will need to bring your own machine.

The course will accommodate varied abilities, including beginners.

Course Requirements

Participants are not required to possess any previous knowledge or expertise. We welcome individuals with a genuine enthusiasm for the subject and a willingness to actively engage and contribute.

– You will need a sewing box with basic equipment.
– You will need to bring your own machine.

What you will Learn

You will learn to read patterns and understand the fabrics and equipment involved. Make clothes, crafts or household items. Choose your own project and learn at your own pace.

In addition, you will learn how to use your own machine and sewing equipment for more detailed and complex techniques and designs.

For all classes;

– You will need a sewing box with basic equipment.
– You will need to bring your own machine.

Assessment

There will be no formal assessment

Progression

You may wish to progress onto a intermediate sewing skills course.

Career Options

Completing a Sewing Skills course can be the first step towards a range of career options in the fashion, textile, and design industries, or it can simply serve as a foundation for a fulfilling hobby. Here are some potential career paths and opportunities after completing a beginners sewing course:

Fashion Designer
Tailor or Seamstress
Dressmaker
Textile Artist
Fashion Blogger or Influencer
Fashion Merchandiser

Mandatory Units

There are no mandatory units

Contact Details

For further information please contact T: 0161 886 7070 or E: info@trafford.ac.uk

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Disclaimer

Although every care has been taken to ensure that the information contained within this document is accurate, there may be changes to this programme and provision. We will endeavour to keep prospective and current students updated where appropriate and when the information becomes available.
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