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Professional Sewing Skills — Part-time

Course outline

This course is perfect for any beginner who has never sewn before, or wants a refresher course in sewing.

It will introduce you to sewing techniques for garment making. You’ll progress through each of the sewing techniques, practising how to make a collar, cuffs, button stands, sleeves, plackets and button holes in calico fabric. You will develop a portfolio of advanced sewing techniques and produce a garment using the skills acquired.

You can expect a friendly and inclusive atmosphere, excellent tutor teaching, new knowledge and skills in sewing and opportunities to develop your creativity.

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
Stoney Street

Start: Friday 2nd February 2024

End: Friday 21st June 2024

Time: 9:30am - 2:30pm

Tuition fees may be waived for this course if you are in receipt of certain benefits or have a low income. Please see our Fee and Financial Support page to see if you can claim a fee reduction.

Tuition fee: £234

Course code: C039060 / Q039061


College Certificate

Level Entry Level
Entry requirements

Completion of the Fashion and Textiles Level 1 or prior sewing knowledge

Teaching & assessment

Assessment is via the completion of a reflective course book and observation of practical skills


You can continue onto further adult courses in fashion and textiles.