WSQ Follow-up Order From Design to Production for Textile and Fashion Industry

­­In the world of fast fashion today, managing production efficiency to achieve prompt delivery is key to success. Learn the art and science of production tracking and risk management in this course. This course will prepare you to handle multiple processes involved in life cycle of product from design concept to retail floor using production tracking tools.


  • Gain an overview of the global apparel industry structure
  • Comprehend and apply understanding of the various processes from design concept to finished goods
  • Understand critical path management concept and identify critical processes
  • Use production tracking tools to coordinate production
  • Learn how to troubleshoot and recommend creative solution to ensure on time delivery

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

  • Logistics
  • Assistant Merchandisers to Merchandise Managers
  • Marketing Executives and Managers
  • Product Development Executives and Managers
  • Sourcing Executives and Managers
  • Designers
  • Buyers
  • Production Supervisors and Managers

Key Learning Areas

  • Structure of garment industry
  • Product life cycle
  • Fabric, trims and colour approval process
  • Garment samples glossary, objectives and approval process
  • Merchandising responsibilities from factory, retailer and buyer’s perspectives
  • Critical path management
  • Common lead-time for various processes
  • Time & Action Calendar
  • Role and attitude of an effective Merchandiser
  • Preventive Risk Management

Course Duration

Training Hours 24 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