Master Series: Ladies' Pumps using Blake McKay

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Master Series: Ladies' Pumps using Blake McKay

(Master Series: Ladies Pumps using Blake McKay )

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Overview

Discover the roots of the ladies’ shoe-making tradition with this Master Series course under the tutelage of an expert artisan, and learn the basics of the Blake McKay technique used to construct a pair of ladies’ court shoes. From lasting a pre-constructed upper, to stitching the sole with the Blake McKay technique, this hands-on course is perfect for practicing shoemakers seeking to hone their craft. Funding Period: 1st March 2021 to end Feb 2024

Course Specialities

  • Footwear Design and Product Development

Modules (1)

  • 1
    Master Series: Ladies' Pumps using Blake McKay
    E-learning Training Assessment
    00:00 47:00 01:00
    Discover the roots of the ladies’ shoe-making tradition with this Master Series course under the tutelage of an expert artisan, and learn the basics of the Blake McKay technique used to construct a pair of ladies’ court shoes. From lasting a pre-constructed upper, to stitching the sole with the Blake McKay technique, this hands-on course is perfect for practicing shoemakers seeking to hone their craft. Funding Period: 1st March 2021 to end Feb 2024
    48:00

Course Duration

  • SSG Approved Training & Assessment Hours 48:00

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 Objectives

  • Identify tools, equipment and components required to construct a pair of ladies’ court shoes
  • Comprehend the step-by-step process in ladies’ court shoes production using the Blake McKay technique
  • Hand lasting pre-constructed shoe uppers
  • Assemble the various shoes components to complete a pair of ladies’ court shoes
  • Perform finishing on ladies’ court shoes
  • Evaluate the workmanship and construction of the ladies’ court shoes
  • Take corrective actions to rectify any abnormalities or defects

 Entry Requirements

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 basis; 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

 Graduation Requirements

Student must fulfil the following requirements:

  • 75% attendance rate of total training hours per module
  • Be found competent during practical and oral assessments

Student Pass Holders – a minimum of 90% attendance per month will be required.

 Who Should Attend

  • Footwear Designer
  • Footwear Technician
  • Footwear Artisan
  • Quality Control Manager
  • Industrial Engineer
  • Engineering Consultant
  • Footwear Technical Designer
  • Footwear Product Developer
  • Footwear Merchandiser / Purchaser / Buyer

 Key Learning Areas

  • Footwear component
  • Techniques for cutting footwear components
  • Fundamentals of leather cutting and material consumption
  • Footwear tool, equipment and machine
  • Ladies' court shoes and their construction
  • Blake McKay Construction Technique
  • Material used for ladies' court shoes
  • Seam
  • Cement or adhesive and its application
  • Finishing and polishing process
  • Criteria of evaluation for men's shoes
  • Fastening and accessories

 Certificate Issuance

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be awarded with TaF.tc’s Certificate of Completion in Master Series: Ladies' Pumps using Blake McKay.

Course Fee

All Singaporean/PRs (SSG)

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

  • Full Course Fee S$ 2,400.00
  • Application Fee S$ 26.00
  • Less: SSG Grant S$ 1,680.00
  • - -
  • GST (7%) S$ 52.22
  • Total Fees Payable (Inclusive of GST) S$ 798.22
Singaporean (SFMCES)

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

  • Full Course Fee S$ 2,400.00
  • Application Fee S$ 26.00
  • Less: SSG Grant S$ 1,680.00
  • Less: SFMCES S$ 480.00
  • GST (7%) S$ 52.22
  • Total Fees Payable (Inclusive of GST) S$ 318.22
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$ 2,400.00
  • Application Fee S$ 26.00
  • Less: SSG Grant S$ 1,680.00
  • Less: ETSS S$ 480.00
  • GST (7%) S$ 52.22
  • Total Fees Payable (Inclusive of GST) S$ 318.22
Non ETSS
  • Full Course Fee S$ 2,400.00
  • Application Fee S$ 26.00
  • Less: SSG Grant S$ 1,680.00
  • - -
  • GST (7%) S$ 52.22
  • Total Fees Payable (Inclusive of GST) S$ 798.22
International Students
  • Full Course Fee S$ 2,400.00
  • Application Fee S$ 26.00
  • NA NA
  • NA NA
  • GST (7%) S$ 169.82
  • Total Fees Payable (Inclusive of GST) S$ 2,595.82

Course Schedule (Full Time)

Master Series: Ladies' Pumps using Blake McKay
  • Date 14 Aug 2022 to 18 Aug 2022 View Schedules
  • Day Full Day
  • Time 8:30 AM - 7:30 PM
  • Corporate / Public Open to Public
  • Location Thye Hong Centre
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Course Testimonials

Theresa Chan

Provide fantastic and inspiring courses by Japanese artisans, who hold the highest regards for their craftsmanship and pursuit of perfection. As a learner, these classes, though challenging, are eye-openers and totally enjoyable!