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Alteration Skills for Beginners - Part-time

Art Design 2

Course outline

During the course, we will use the sewing machine and learn to make alterations to garments to make them fit better.

Topics covered include:

  • Taking up hems
  • How to put in a zip in using a sewing machine
  • How to complete button holes on the sewing machine
  • How to embroider and customise a garment

How to apply for this course

Apply now and if you need to pay any course fees, or provide evidence if you wish to claim a fee reduction, we will contact you to let you know how to do this.

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Location Date / time Fees / reductions
Queens Walk
The Meadows
Nottingham
NG2 2DF

Start: 17th March 2021

End: 23rd June 2021

Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Day: Wednesday

Tuition fee: £108

Tuition fees may be waived if you are in receipt of certain benefits. Please see our Financial Help page to see if you can claim a fee reduction.

Course code: C031571 / Q026631

Queens Walk
The Meadows
Nottingham
NG2 2DF

Start: 19th March 2021

End: 25th June 2021

Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Day: Friday

Tuition fee: £108

Tuition fees may be waived if you are in receipt of certain benefits. Please see our Financial Help page to see if you can claim a fee reduction.

Course code: C026627 / Q026628

Queens Walk
The Meadows
Nottingham
NG2 2DF

Start: 19th March 2021

End: 25th June 2021

Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Day: Friday

Tuition fee: £108

Tuition fees may be waived if you are in receipt of certain benefits. Please see our Financial Help page to see if you can claim a fee reduction.

Course code: C031569 / Q026630

Qualification

College Certificate

Level Entry Level
Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course.

Assessment

Tutors will give regular verbal and written feedback. You will be required to complete an Individual Learning Plan (ILP) and encouraged to set your own personal targets as part of this course.

Progression

There may be opportunities to progress onto other courses both in the community and at Nottingham College sites.

The course tutor can discuss appropriate opportunities if you wish to further your learning in this subject area.

Additional information

You will need to bring the following sewing kit items:

  • Scissors
  • Pins
  • Needle
  • Thread
  • Embroidery floss
  • Small amount of cotton fabric

Extra supplies will be available to purchase.

Sewing machines will be provided.

You can read more about community courses and your individual Learning Plan in our Guidance for Community Learners booklet.

Tutor: Kirpal Kaur

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