WSQ Manage Quality Assurance in Textile and Fashion Industry

­­Wish to know how to build quality into your products? Join this course to learn about the principles of quality management, statistical sampling, defects classification, product testing, safety standards, sample evaluation and report writing. The multifaceted delivery will aid you in identifying problem areas and developing solutions to assure quality in the end product.



  • Principles of quality management
  • Comprehend inspection procedure and statistical sampling plan (AQL)
  • Interpret raw materials and apparel test reports
  • Evaluate apparel factories and fabric mills as per industry requirements
  • Perform fit evaluation as per industry standards
  • Monitor to sustain quality of products from suppliers and in-house process
  • Make decisions on non-conformities
  • Suggest action plan to improve work processes

Entry Requirement

Possess at least 3 GCE “O” level qualification passes with English, Mathematics and 1 other subject or ES WSQ Workplace Literacy and Numeracy (WPLN) level 5 and above.

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

  • Assistant Merchandisers to Merchandise Managers
  • Marketing Executives and Managers
  • Product Development 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

Key Learning Areas

  • Quality definition and concepts
  • Seam and stitch problems
  • Raw material and product test method and evaluation
  • Product safety issues
  • Point of measurement and tolerance
  • Fabric and garment defects categories
  • MIL 105 E / ASNI/AQZ 1.4 AQL
  • Colour theory and measurement
  • Fit techniques

Course Duration

E-Learning Hours 14 hours
Training Hours 16 hours
Assessment Hours 3 hours
Total Hours 33 hours

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WSQ Course Fee Singaporean
(WTS a)
(SSG Grant c)
(ETSS d)
International Students
Full course fee S$ 1,480.00 S$ 1,480.00 S$ 1,480.00 S$ 1,480.00 S$ 1,480.00
Less: SSG Grant (S$ 1,036.00) (S$ 1,036.00) (S$ 1,036.00) (S$ 1,036.00) -
Course Fee after SSG Grant S$ 444.00 S$ 444.00 S$ 444.00 S$ 444.00 S$ 1,480.00
Add: Application Fee - - - - -
Add: 7% GST* S$ 31.08 S$ 31.08 S$ 31.08 S$ 31.08 S$ 103.60
Course Fee including GST S$ 475.08 S$ 475.08 S$ 475.08 S$ 475.08 S$ 1,583.60
Less: WTS (S$ 370.00) - - - -
Less: SFMCES - (S$ 296.00) - - -
Total Nett Course Fee Payable S$ 105.08 S$ 179.08 S$ 475.08 S$ 475.08 # S$ 1,583.60

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