WSQ Construct Ladies’ Court Shoes

­­In a unique hands on experience, this course allows you to create your very own pair of ladies court shoes. You will learn to cut leather components from existing patterns, stitch upper, cement the outsole and use special tools and equipment. With guidance from our professional trainers, take a look into the world of traditional shoe making and craft a pair that’s uniquely yours.


  • Identify tools, equipment and components required to construct ladies’ court shoes
  • Comprehend the step by step process in court shoes production
  • Cut and skive shoe upper and other components based on given shoe patterns
  • Stitching shoe uppers and hand lasting
  • Assemble the various shoes components to complete the ladies’ court shoes
  • Perform finishing on ladies’ shoes
  • Evaluate the workmanship and construction of the ladies’ court shoes
  • Take corrective actions to rectify the abnormalities or defects

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

  • Footwear Designer
  • Footwear Technician
  • Footwear Artisan
  • Quality Control Manager
  • Industrial Engineer
  • Engineering Consultant
  • Footwear Technical Designer
  • Footwear Product Developer
  • Footwear Merchandiser / Purchaser / Buyer

Key Learning Areas

  • Footwear component
  • Techniques for cutting footwear components
  • Fundamentals of leather cutting and material consumption
  • Footwear tool, equipment and machine
  • Ladies’ court shoe and their construction
  • Material used for ladies court shoe
  • Seam
  • Cement or adhesive and its application
  • Finishing and polishing process
  • Criteria of evaluation for ladies court shoes
  • Fastening and accessories

Course Duration

Training Hours 32 hours
Assessment Hours 2 hours
Total Hours 34 hours

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WSQ Course Fee Singaporean
(WTS a)
(SSG Grant c)
(ETSS d)
International Students
Full course fee S$ 1,960.00 S$ 1,960.00 S$ 1,960.00 S$ 1,960.00 S$ 1,960.00
Less: SSG Grant (S$ 1,372.00) (S$ 1,372.00) (S$ 1,372.00) (S$ 1,372.00) -
Course Fee after SSG Grant S$ 588.00 S$ 588.00 S$ 588.00 S$ 588.00 S$ 1,960.00
Add: Application Fee - - - - -
Add: 7% GST* S$ 41.16 S$ 41.16 S$ 41.16 S$ 41.16 S$ 137.20
Course Fee including GST S$ 629.16 S$ 629.16 S$ 629.16 S$ 629.16 S$ 2,097.20
Less: WTS (S$ 490.00) - - - -
Less: SFMCES - (S$ 392.00) - - -
Total Nett Course Fee Payable S$ 139.16 S$ 237.16 S$ 629.16 S$ 629.16 # S$ 2,097.20

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