WSQ Interpret Leather Product And Care

­­Do you often get confused in recognizing natural leather? Wrinkles, scars, creases, discolorations, wear and tear on your beloved leather products. Learn about leather sources, their unique characteristics and quality in this course. You will get hands on experience on how to identify and care for your leather products. Revive and extend the life of your leather goods with the proper maintenance and right tools. Learn how to care and maintain your leather products. Making your leather maintenance fuss free.


  • Identify types of leather
  • Determine quality of leather
  • Identify and articulate leather products by their professional terms
  • Perform maintenance of leather product
  • Recommend leather product and advise suitable care

Entry Requirement

Singapore/PR Students:

  • GCE ‘N’ Level with 3 credits including English and Mathematics OR
  • WSQ ES WPLN Level 4 and above

International Students:

  • High School Diploma equivalent to GCE ‘N’ Level with 3 credits including English and Mathematics OR
  • Qualifications from professional institutes may be considered on a case-by-case basis AND/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

  • Sales Associate
  • Personal Shopper
  • Stylist
  • Customer Service Representative and Manager
  • Store Operation Executive and Manager
  • Shoes and Leather Repair Service Agent
  • Leather Product Operator and Technician
  • Leather Product Designer
  • Leather Product Technical Designer
  • Leather Product Developer
  • Merchandiser / Purchaser / Buyer

Key Learning Areas

  • Types of leather and characteristics
  • Tanning and finishing
  • Grade of leather
  • Leather products
  • Leather care and maintenance
  • Difference between leather and synthetics

Course Duration

Training Hours 7 hours
Assessment Hours 1 hour
Total Hours 8 hours

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WSQ Course Fee Singaporean
(WTS a)
(SSG Grant c)
(ETSS d)
International Students
Full course fee S$ 440.00 S$ 440.00 S$ 440.00 S$ 440.00 S$ 440.00
Less: SSG Grant (S$ 396.00) (S$ 396.00) (S$ 396.00) (S$ 396.00) -
Course Fee after SSG Grant S$ 44.00 S$ 44.00 S$ 44.00 S$ 44.00 S$ 440.00
Add: Application Fee - - - - -
Add: 7% GST* S$ 3.08 S$ 3.08 S$ 3.08 S$ 3.08 S$ 30.80
Course Fee including GST S$ 47.08 S$ 47.08 S$ 47.08 S$ 47.08 S$ 470.80
Less: WTS (S$ 22.00) - - - -
Less: SFMCES - - - - -
Total Nett Course Fee Payable S$ 25.08 S$ 47.08 S$ 47.08 S$ 47.08 # S$ 470.80

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