Advanced Alteration Techniques

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Advanced Alteration Techniques (Advanced Alteration Techniques )

Overview

Participants will be able to apply the proper methods of alteration to the various types of garments. This course is highly recommended for people who are involved in the fashion retail service sector and designers to cater to the demands of customers who require clothing alterations or modifications to fit their body. Participants will be involved in the active learning of garment fit evaluation and pinning for alteration through simulated samples and ready-made clothing on more complex apparels such as gowns and more structured tailored apparels.

Course Specialities
  • Apparel Design & Product Development
  • Industrial Engineering, Quality & Production
Modules (1)
  • 1
    Advanced Alteration Techniques
    E-learning Training Assessment
    00:00 15:00 01:00
    Participants will be able to apply the proper methods of alteration to the various types of garments. This course is highly recommended for people who are involved in the fashion retail service sector and designers to cater to the demands of customers who require clothing alterations or modifications to fit their body. Participants will be involved in the active learning of garment fit evaluation and pinning for alteration through simulated samples and ready-made clothing on more complex apparels such as gowns and more structured tailored apparels.
    16:00
Course Duration
  • SSG Approved Training & Assessment Hours 16:00
 Objectives
  • Identify the various advanced skills in garment alteration & the appropriate type of machine used to achieve the required finishes as per industry norms.
  • Perform alterations on garment using a variety of alteration techniques on lined garments.
  • Perform complex alterations on woven evening/wedding gowns and suits as per industry norms.
  • Transfer the required alteration with proper markings onto the garment as per industry norms.
  • Alter the garment based on marking using proper sewing and finishing machines as per industry norms.
  • Measure altered garment against the given specification as per industry norms.
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 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 TaF.tc 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

Additional Pre-requisites:

All students must be competent or possess equivalent skills and knowledge for the following competencies:

  1. WSQ Fit Evaluation and Pinning for Alteration
  2. WSQ Apply Basic Alteration Techniques
  3. Intermediate Alteration Techniques
 Graduation Requirements

Student must fulfil the following requirements:

  • 75% attendance rate of total training hours per module
  • Be found competent during written, practical and oral assessments
Student Pass Holders – a minimum of 90% attendance per month will be required.
 Who Should Attend
  • Fashion Retail Service Personnel
  • Sales Associates / Advisors
  • Fashion Retail Merchandisers
  • Fashion Store Manager or Supervisor
  • Fit Technician
  • Garment Alteration Sewing Technician
  • Fashion Designers
  • Shop Manager for Tailors
  • Boutique Managers and Assistants
  • Fashion Stylists
  • Customer Service Personnel
  • Fashion Entrepreneurs
  • Managers / Assistants of Uniform Companies
  • Seamstress
 Key Learning Areas
  • Points of body measurements
  • Type of fit and ease
  • Types of seams and stitches
  • Pinning techniques on fitted garment
  • Thread, operate & maintain lockstitch (301) and over edge (504/514) and cover stitch sewing machines
  • Marking techniques from the pinning on garment for alteration
 Certificate Issuance
Upon successful completion of the course, student will be awarded the Certificate of Completion by TaF.tc.
Course Fee
All Singaporean/PRs (SSG)

SkillsFuture Singapore Grant (SSG)
All Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents

  • Full Course Fee S$ 890.00
  • Application Fee S$ 12.00
  • Less: SSG Grant S$ 801.00
  • - -
  • GST (7%) S$ 7.07
  • Total Fees Payable (Inclusive of GST) S$ 108.07
Singaporean (SFMCES)

SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced Funding (SFMCES)
All Singaporeans aged 40 years and above

  • Full Course Fee S$ 890.00
  • Application Fee S$ 12.00
  • Less: SSG Grant S$ 801.00
  • Less: SFMCES -
  • GST (7%) S$ 7.07
  • Total Fees Payable (Inclusive of GST) S$ 108.07
SMEs (ETSS)

Enhanced Training Support Funding (ETSS)
SME with employment size ≤ 200 or annual sales turnover ≤ S$ 100 million
Company must be registered or incorporated in Singapore
At leat 30% local shareholding is held by Singapore Citizens or Singapore Permanent Residents
Employees are Singaporean / PR

SME can claim additional 20% of full gross fee under ETSS where applicable
To check ETSS eligibility, contact our programme advisor at +65 3158 9328
so that they could check directly with the Grant Calculator system on your eligibility.

ETSS
  • Full Course Fee S$ 890.00
  • Application Fee S$ 12.00
  • Less: SSG Grant S$ 801.00
  • Less: ETSS -
  • GST (7%) S$ 7.07
  • Total Fees Payable (Inclusive of GST) S$ 108.07
Non ETSS
  • Full Course Fee S$ 890.00
  • Application Fee S$ 12.00
  • Less: SSG Grant S$ 801.00
  • - -
  • GST (7%) S$ 7.07
  • Total Fees Payable (Inclusive of GST) S$ 108.07
International Students
  • Full Course Fee S$ 890.00
  • Application Fee S$ 12.00
  • NA NA
  • NA NA
  • GST (7%) S$ 63.14
  • Total Fees Payable (Inclusive of GST) S$ 965.14
Course Schedule (Full Time)
Advanced Alteration Techniques
  • Date 22 May 2021 to 23 May 2021 View Schedules
  • Day Weekend
  • Time 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
  • Corporate / Public Open to Public
  • Location Central Plaza (Main Office)
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Advanced Alteration Techniques
  • Date 24 Jul 2021 to 25 Jul 2021 View Schedules
  • Day Weekend
  • Time 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
  • Corporate / Public Open to Public
  • Location Central Plaza (Main Office)
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Advanced Alteration Techniques
  • Date 27 Nov 2021 to 28 Nov 2021 View Schedules
  • Day Weekend
  • Time 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
  • Corporate / Public Open to Public
  • Location Central Plaza (Main Office)
  • Registration Open Apply Now Add to Cart