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Dressmaking - Online Learning

Course outline

A course for all dressmakers, from beginners to more advanced sewers.

  • Fabric handling
  • Order of make
  • Construction
  • Reading a commercial pattern
  • Fitting and finishing professionally

You will need:

  • Sewing kit
  • Sewing machine
  • Simple dress/pattern
  • Pen and paper
  • Device for online learning

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.

For help on completing the online application form, please see our useful apply online guide here.

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Location Date / time Fees / reductions
Distance Learning

Start: 10th June 2021

End: 22nd July 2021

Time: 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Day: Wednesday

Tuition fee: £78.75

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

Course code: C036507 / Q036508


College Certificate

Level Other
Entry requirements

There are no entry requirements for this course.


Tutors will give regular verbal 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.


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 be required to buy your own materials and use your own sewing kit as listed above.

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