Global Sourcing for Textiles and Apparel

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Global Sourcing for Textiles and Apparel (Source for Supplies and Production for Textile and Fashion Industry)

Overview

Strategic sourcing enhances efficiency and value, ultimately impacting the profitability of any organization. In this essential course, you’ll learn how to develop and implement a sourcing strategy. Conducted in multifaceted approach, you will acquire key skills such as sourcing tactics for various materials, supplier selection, vendor management, negotiation, effective communication and comprehension of import/export regulation and agreement between countries.

Course Specialities
  • Fashion Business
  • Apparel Design & Product Development
Modules (1)
  • 1
    Global Sourcing for Textiles and Apparel
    E-learning Training Assessment
    12:00 12:00 02:00
    Strategic sourcing enhances efficiency and value, ultimately impacting the profitability of any organization. In this essential course, you’ll learn how to develop and implement a sourcing strategy. Conducted in multifaceted approach, you will acquire key skills such as sourcing tactics for various materials, supplier selection, vendor management, negotiation, effective communication and comprehension of import/export regulation and agreement between countries.
    26:00
Course Duration
  • SSG Approved Training & Assessment Hours 26:00
 Objectives
  • Identify sources of supplies in local and overseas market
  • Carry out sourcing of supplies through the appropriate means
  • Evaluate factory (fabric mill and garment factory), products and services against required quality standards and established code of conduct
  • Learn how to negotiate effectively, arrange and document
  • Complete sourcing operations
 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 computing skills i.e. turn on the laptop, use the mouse, drag and drop files, use online search engine for research; and be a competent user of 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.
 Who Should Attend
  • Assistant Merchandisers and Merchandisers
  • Marketing Executives and Managers
  • Product Development Executives
  • Sourcing Executives and Managers
  • Assistant Designers and Designers
  • Assistant and Assistant Buyers
  • Assistant Quality Coordinators
 Key Learning Areas
  • Overview of the Global Apparel and Textile Industry
  • Fundamentals of Sourcing
  • Sourcing Strategies and Tactics
  • Macro and Micro Vendor Evaluation
  • Code of Conduct and Compliance Issues
  • Internet Sourcing
  • Negotiation Tactics
  • Quota and Tariff Identification
  • ELC and Freight Computation
 Certificate Issuance
Upon successful completion of the course, student will be awarded the Statement of Attainment (SOA) for WSQ Source for Supplies and Production for Textile and Fashion Industry. 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$ 1,000.00
  • Application Fee S$ 12.00
  • Less: SSG Grant S$ 700.00
  • - -
  • GST (7%) S$ 21.84
  • Total Fees Payable (Inclusive of GST) S$ 333.84
Singaporean (SFMCES)

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

  • Full Course Fee S$ 1,000.00
  • Application Fee S$ 12.00
  • Less: SSG Grant S$ 700.00
  • Less: SFMCES S$ 200.00
  • GST (7%) S$ 21.84
  • Total Fees Payable (Inclusive of GST) S$ 133.84
Singaporean (WTS)

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

  • Full Course Fee S$ 1,000.00
  • Application Fee S$ 12.00
  • Less: SSG Grant S$ 700.00
  • Less: WTS S$ 250.00
  • GST (7%) S$ 21.84
  • Total Fees Payable (Inclusive of GST) S$ 83.84
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$ 1,000.00
  • Application Fee S$ 12.00
  • Less: SSG Grant S$ 700.00
  • - -
  • GST (7%) S$ 21.84
  • Total Fees Payable (Inclusive of GST) S$ 333.84
International Students
  • Full Course Fee S$ 1,000.00
  • Application Fee S$ 12.00
  • NA NA
  • NA NA
  • GST (7%) S$ 70.84
  • Total Fees Payable (Inclusive of GST) S$ 1,082.84
Course Schedule (Full Time)
Global Sourcing for Textiles and Apparel
  • Date 19 Jun 2019 to 22 Jun 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
Global Sourcing for Textiles and Apparel
  • Date 09 Sep 2019 to 12 Sep 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
Global Sourcing for Textiles and Apparel
  • Date 13 Dec 2019 to 18 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