Drafting and Sewing Tops

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Drafting and Sewing Tops (Develop Apparel Patterns and Sew Tops)

Overview

This course will introduce the techniques necessary to draft pattern and sew basic tops. You will learn to develop different types of tops using basic block. This includes knowledge of necklines, collars and sleeve variation in pattern making. Gain these new skills through a variety of practical activities, demonstration and explict teaching.

Course Specialities
  • Apparel Design & Product Development
  • Industrial Engineering, Quality & Production
Modules (1)
  • 1
    Drafting and Sewing Tops
    E-learning Training Assessment
    00:00 40:00 04:00
    This course will introduce the techniques necessary to draft pattern and sew basic tops. You will learn to develop different types of tops using basic block. This includes knowledge of necklines, collars and sleeve variation in pattern making. Gain these new skills through a variety of practical activities, demonstration and explict teaching.
    44:00
Course Duration
  • SSG Approved Training & Assessment Hours 44:00
 Objectives
  • Draft paper pattern blocks from given size specifications
  • Develop a variety of patterns for tops with variations of collar, neckline and sleeve
  • Learn to label and mark individual pattern pieces with symbols and notches
  • Sew a top with variation of sleeve and necklines
  • Evaluate sewn product against given specifications or measurements
 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 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

Competent or possess equivalent skills and knowledge for the following competencies:

a. WSQ Analyse Garment Construction
b. WSQ Interpret Pattern Draft and Sewing Sequence of Apparel

 Graduation Requirements

Student must fulfil the following requirements:

  • 75% attendance rate of total training hours per module
  • Be found competent for written, practical and oral assessments
Student Pass Holders – a minimum of 90% attendance per month will be required.
 Who Should Attend
  • Assistant Merchandisers to Merchandise Managers
  • QA Auditors, QC Inspectors and QA / QC Managers
  • Designers / Assistant Designers
  • Work Study Officers
  • Product Development Executives
  • Supervisors
  • Industrial Engineers
  • Pattern Makers / Drafters
 Key Learning Areas
  • Conversion of imperial to metric measurements and vice versa
  • Human shapes and variations
  • Neckline variations
  • Sleeve variations
  • Collar variations
  • Basic pattern block for tops
  • Basic lockstitch and over-edge / over-lock machine threading maintenance and operations
  • Variety of seams and facings
  • Applications of interfacings zipper attachment and hemming finishes
  • Built-in fabric retraction and shrinkage into stock production pattern
 Certificate Issuance
Upon successful completion of the course, student will be awarded the Statement of Attainment (SOA) for WSQ Develop Apparel Patterns and Sew Tops. WSQ Certification is nationally endorsed and recognised by industry partners.
Course Fee
All Singaporean/PRs (SSG)

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

  • Full Course Fee S$ 1,600.00
  • Application Fee S$ 12.00
  • Less: SSG Grant S$ 1,120.00
  • - -
  • GST (7%) S$ 34.44
  • Total Fees Payable (Inclusive of GST) S$ 526.44
Singaporean (SFMCES)

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

  • Full Course Fee S$ 1,600.00
  • Application Fee S$ 12.00
  • Less: SSG Grant S$ 1,120.00
  • Less: SFMCES S$ 320.00
  • GST (7%) S$ 34.44
  • Total Fees Payable (Inclusive of GST) S$ 206.44
Singaporean (WTS)

Workfare Training Scheme (WTS)
Aged ≥ 35 years and earning ≤ $2,000/month

  • Full Course Fee S$ 1,600.00
  • Application Fee S$ 12.00
  • Less: SSG Grant S$ 1,120.00
  • Less: WTS S$ 400.00
  • GST (7%) S$ 34.44
  • Total Fees Payable (Inclusive of GST) S$ 126.44
SMEs (ETSS)

Enhanced Training Support Funding (ETSS)
SME with employment size ≤ 200 or annual sales turnover ≤ S$ 100 million
SME can claim additional 20% of full gross fee under ETSS where applicable

  • Full Course Fee S$ 1,600.00
  • Application Fee S$ 12.00
  • Less: SSG Grant S$ 1,120.00
  • - -
  • GST (7%) S$ 34.44
  • Total Fees Payable (Inclusive of GST) S$ 526.44
International Students
  • Full Course Fee S$ 1,600.00
  • Application Fee S$ 12.00
  • NA NA
  • NA NA
  • GST (7%) S$ 112.84
  • Total Fees Payable (Inclusive of GST) S$ 1,724.84
Course Schedule (Full Time)
Drafting and Sewing Tops
  • Date 10 Jun 2019 to 17 Jun 2019 View Schedules
  • Day Full Day
  • Time 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Corporate / Public Open to Public
  • Location Central Plaza (Main Office)
  • Registration Closed
Drafting and Sewing Tops
  • Date 06 Sep 2019 to 13 Sep 2019 View Schedules
  • Day Full Day
  • Time 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Corporate / Public Open to Public
  • Location Central Plaza (Main Office)
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Drafting and Sewing Tops
  • Date 24 Oct 2019 to 23 Nov 2019 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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Drafting and Sewing Tops
  • Date 04 Dec 2019 to 11 Dec 2019 View Schedules
  • Day Full Day
  • Time 9:30 AM - 6:30 PM
  • Corporate / Public Open to Public
  • Location Central Plaza (Main Office)
  • Registration Open Apply Now