WSQ Analyse Garment Construction

­­Learn all the fundamentals of garment construction in a week. Be exposed to the techniques employed in the fashion industry including how garments are constructed and the various seams and stitches utilized in the different components of a garment. With this knowledge, you can minimize impractical designs that cannot be replicated in mass production, eliminate misinterpretation in sampling and production, and improve communication in production specifications.


  • Identify selected common functional stitch types with reference to ASTM D6193 standards
  • Identify the various pattern pieces of selected basic garments
  • Analyse and illustrate selected seam, construction and stitch code from various garments
  • Analyse and articulate the sewing operations process of selected garments
  • Recommend suitable functional stitch and seam construction for selected fabric types and garment styles

Entry Requirement

Singapore/PR Students:

  • GCE ‘O’ Level with 3 credits including English and Mathematics OR
  • WSQ Advanced Certificate OR
  • WSQ ES WPLN Level 5 and above

International Students:

  • High School Diploma equivalent to GCE ‘O’ Level with 3 credits including English and Mathematics OR
  • Qualifications from professional institutes may be considered on a case-by-case basic OR
  • Pass Entrance Test

English Language Requirement –

  • Possess a minimum credit in English at GCE ‘O’ Level or its equivalent OR
  • IELTS score 4.5 or TOEFL score 450

ALL Students are required to have basic knowledge of computer and Microsoft Office

Graduation Requirements

Student must fulfil the following requirements:

  • 75% attendance rate of total training hours per module
  • Assessed and be competent for every module
Student Pass Holders – a minimum of 90% attendance per month will be required.

Certificate Issuance

Upon succcessful completion of the course, trainee will be awarded the WSQ Statement of Attainment (SOA). WSQ Certification is nationally endorsed and recognised by industry partners.

Who Should Attend

  • Assistant Merchandisers to Merchandise Managers
  • Marketing Executives to Marketing Managers
  • Product Development Executives to Managers
  • Sourcing Executives to Managers
  • QA Auditors, QC Inspectors and QA / QC Managers
  • Designers / Buyers
  • Production Supervisors to Managers
  • Industrial Engineers, Work Study Officers

Key Learning Areas

  • Functional stitch types and applications
  • Decorative stitch types and applications
  • Seam types and applications
  • Pattern pieces
  • Sewing operations
  • Manufacturing processes
  • Type of folders to increase sewing ease and productivity

Course Duration

E-Learning Hours 12 hours
Training Hours 12 hours
Assessment Hours 2 hours
Total Hours 26 hours

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WSQ Course Fee Singaporean
(WTS a)
(SSG Grant c)
(ETSS d)
International Students
Full course fee S$ 930.00 S$ 930.00 S$ 930.00 S$ 930.00 S$ 930.00
Less: SSG Grant (S$ 651.00) (S$ 651.00) (S$ 651.00) (S$ 651.00) -
Course Fee after SSG Grant S$ 279.00 S$ 279.00 S$ 279.00 S$ 279.00 S$ 930.00
Add: Application Fee - - - - -
Add: 7% GST* S$ 19.53 S$ 19.53 S$ 19.53 S$ 19.53 S$ 65.10
Course Fee including GST S$ 298.53 S$ 298.53 S$ 298.53 S$ 298.53 S$ 995.10
Less: WTS (S$ 232.50) - - - -
Less: SFMCES - (S$ 186.00) - - -
Total Nett Course Fee Payable S$ 66.03 S$ 112.53 S$ 298.53 S$ 298.53 # S$ 995.10

a: Workfare Training Scheme (WTS) - Aged ≥ 35 years and earning ≤ $2,000/month
b: SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy (SFMCES) - All Singaporeans aged 40 years and above
c: SSG Grant - All Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents
d: Enhanced Training Support Susidy (ETSS) - SME with employment size ≤ 200 or annual sales turnover ≤ S$ 100 million

* GST Formula as follows:
Course fee after SSG grant x 7% GST = GST
# SME can claim additional 20% of full gross fee under ETSS where applicable