WSQ Conduct Fit Evaluation And Pattern Alteration

­­This course provides the fundamentals and criterias for conducting apparel fit evaluation which is critical in the development of the final pattern draft before the garment goes into mass production. It is highly recommended for anyone involved in the technical design and prototyping process. You will learn how to conduct fit evaluation, identify issues from the fit evaluation, and alter patterns to address the various issues identified.


  • Identify the different types of body shapes and garment silhouettes
  • Determine garment types and details
  • Conduct fit evaluation for selected garments
  • Make appropriate alterations to the paper pattern based on issues identified

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

Competent or possess equivalent skills and knowledge for the following competencies:

  1. WSQ Develop Apparel Patterns & Sew Tops
  2. WSQ Develop Apparel Patterns & Sew Bottoms
  3. WSQ Analyse Garment Construction
  4. WSQ Interpret Pattern Draft and Sewing Sequence of Apparel

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

  • Technical Designers
  • Assistant Merchandisers to Merchandise Managers
  • Product Development Executives and Managers
  • Pattern Makers/Drafters
  • Grading Technicians
  • Fit Technicians
  • Sampling Executives and Managers
  • Sourcing Executives and Managers
  • QA Auditors, QC Inspectors and QA/QC Managers
  • Designers
  • Buyers
  • Production Supervisors and Managers
  • Industrial Engineers, Work Study Officers
  • Tailors
  • Bespoke Consultants

Key Learning Areas

  • Body Shapes and Garment Silhouettes
  • Point of Measurements
  • Methods of Measurements
  • Standards of Good Fit
  • Fit Evaluation and Pinning/Marking
  • Paper Pattern and Pattern Adjustment

Course Duration

Training Hours 24 hours
Assessment Hours 4 hours
Total Hours 28 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