Garment Construction

On Campus Short Course Fashion Business Apparel Design and Product Development Industrial Engineering, Quality & Production

Learn all about garment construction, from the sewing techniques employed to the various types seams and stitches used in different parts of a garment.

Learn all the fundamentals of garment construction in a week. Be exposed to the techniques employed in the fashion industry including how garments are constructed and the various seams and stitches utilized in the different components of a garment. With this knowledge, you can minimize impractical designs that cannot be replicated in mass production, eliminate misinterpretation in sampling and production, and improve communication in production specifications. Funding Period: 1st March 2021 to end Feb 2024

The Details


    Registered Title: (Garment Construction (Classroom & Asynchronous))

    TPGateway Code:TGS-2022014431

  • total hours


  • Mode of Learning

    On Campus


Course Duration

SSG Approved Training & Assessments Hours:26:00 Trainer Facilitated Hours (On Campus/Virtual):16:00 Self-Directed E-learning Hours:08:00 Assessment Hours:02:00
  • Identify selected common functional stitch types with reference to ASTM D6193 standards
  • Identify the various pattern pieces of selected basic garments
  • Analyse and illustrate selected seam, construction and stitch code from various garments
  • Analyse and articulate the sewing operations process of selected garments
  • Recommend suitable functional stitch and seam construction for selected fabric types and garment styles
Key Learning Areas
  • Functional stitch types and applications
  • Decorative stitch types and applications
  • Seam types and applications
  • Pattern pieces
  • Sewing operations
  • Manufacturing processes
  • Type of folders to increase sewing ease and productivity
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Items Required For Class

You will need a laptop OR computer OR tablet*, whichever you prefer, for viewing your E-books and E-Learning.
*Devices need to have a working camera and a microphone.


Yes! You can use any SkillsFuture Credits you have to pay for course fees.

We highly discourage you from missing any classes since the entire program is designed to be hands-on intensive. There is also a minimum attendance requirement of 75% of training hours for Singaporean and PRs, and 90% of training hours for international students. If you do not meet the 75% attendance requirement, you will not be eligible to enjoy subsidies nor to sit for the assessment. Make sure you block off your time during your training with us or find an intake option that will ensure you do not miss any classes. You will only wish that you had more time in the class!

We do not offer any make-up or replacement classes.

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