WSQ Construct Ladies’ Sandals

­­This course provides a hands on learning experience to cut, stitch and construct a pair of ladies high heel strappy sandal with access to special tools and equipment. You will not only learn to self-evaluate the product for quality but will also learn how to rectify mistakes. With guidance from our professional, 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’ sandals
  • Cut and skive sandal upper and other components based on given sandal patterns
  • Comprehend the step by step process in ladies' sandals production
  • Stitch upper, straps, vamps and buckle attachments based on given sandal patterns
  • Groove insoles
  • Assemble the upper components, insole, heel to complete the ladies’ sandals
  • Perform finishing on ladies’ sandals
  • Evaluate the workmanship and construction of the ladies’ sandals
  • Take corrective actions to rectify the abnormalities/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 tools, footwear equipment and machineries
  • Ladies sandals type and their construction
  • Material used for ladies sandals
  • Ladies sandal sizing system
  • Sandal’s construction process
  • Seams
  • Strap attachment techniques
  • Cement or adhesive and its application
  • Fastenings and accessories
  • Finishing and polishing processes (PS5)
  • Criteria of evaluation for ladies sandals (PS6)

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