Pattern Drafting & Sewing - Dress

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Pattern Drafting & Sewing - Dress

(WSQ Develop Pattern Draft and Sew Dress )

Overview

One of the most exciting aspects of dressmaking is to be able to adapt a basic pattern and develop various types of dresses with elaborate designs. This advanced tailoring course not only provides you with the knowledge and fundamental principles in dart manipulation method that will enable you to develop different types of dress patterns but also expand your pattern making skills and sewing techniques. Through this module, you will acquire the necessary skills in taking body measurements and fitting adjustments for dresses. The construction processes are explained and demonstrated. This includes the sewing technique on corners, curves, lining and garment finishing, which can be satisfying when it is properly sewn. Simply one of the most important tailoring courses you have to take.

Course Specialities

  • Apparel Design & Product Development
  • Industrial Engineering, Quality & Production

Modules (1)

  • 1
    Pattern Drafting & Sewing - Dress
    E-learning Training Assessment
    00:00 40:00 04:00
    One of the most exciting aspects of dressmaking is to be able to adapt a basic pattern and develop various types of dresses with elaborate designs. This advanced tailoring course not only provides you with the knowledge and fundamental principles in dart manipulation method that will enable you to develop different types of dress patterns but also expand your pattern making skills and sewing techniques. Through this module, you will acquire the necessary skills in taking body measurements and fitting adjustments for dresses. The construction processes are explained and demonstrated. This includes the sewing technique on corners, curves, lining and garment finishing, which can be satisfying when it is properly sewn. Simply one of the most important tailoring courses you have to take.
    44:00

Course Duration

  • SSG Approved Training & Assessment Hours 44:00

 Objectives

  • Draft a basic dress block with given specifications or measurements
  • Apply dart manipulation or slash and spread method to develop various types of dress patterns
  • Label and mark individual pattern pieces with symbol and notches
  • Sew a dress toile for fit
  • Evaluate the dress toile for fitting body measurements
  • Sew a final dress based on given specifications or measurements

 Register your interest!

 Things to bring to class:

Before your class begins, we'd like you to make sure that you have the following items so that the class can proceed smoothly.


The following items are compulsory for students to bring:

  • Your TaF.tc Sewing Tool Kit - If you have not purchased it before, please refer here for the full list.
  • Fabrics required:
    • Cotton Poplin fabric for the Main Dress (either 2.5m length by 48-inch width; OR 2m length by 60-inch width)
    • Calico fabric for the Toile (1.5m length by 60-inch width)
    • Lining (1.5m length by 60-inch width)
      • Synthetic Fiber-based Fabrics such as Acetate, Polyester and Viscose
    • Please try to keep to these recommended materials and remember not to buy something too heavy or thick - otherwise you will have problems during the sewing process! Definitely no denim material and no stretchable materials!
    • Above measurements are for standard size, please purchase 50cm more for plus size.
  • x2 23cm invisible / conceal zipper
  • Basic Stationery (Pencils (2B), Eraser)
  • Bring Phone/Laptop/Tablet for Ebook Reference

 Entry Requirement

Singapore/PR Students:

  • Aged 16 years and above AND
  • Possess at least 3 GCE 'N' Level credits including English and Mathematics OR
  • ES WSQ Workplace Literacy and Numeracy (WPLN) Level 4 and above

International Students:

  • Aged 16 years and above AND
  • High School Diploma equivalent to GCE 'N' Levels including English and Mathematics AND
  • IELTS score 4.5 or TOEFL score 450

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

a. WSQ Develop Apparel Patterns through Drafting and Sew Basic Tops and Skirt

 Graduation Requirements

Student must fulfil the following requirements:

  • 75% attendance rate of total training hours per module
  • Be found competent during written and oral assessments
Student Pass Holders – a minimum of 90% attendance per month will be required.

 Who Should Attend

  • Assistant Merchandisers and Merchandise Managers
  • QA Auditors, QC Inspectors and QA/QC Managers
  • Designers / Assistant Designers
  • Work Study Officers
  • Tailors
  • Sewing Operators
  • Seamstress
  • Fashion Sales Associates

 Key Learning Areas

  • Conversion from metrics to imperial and vice versa
  • Basic pattern block development
  • Body shapes and variations
  • Various types of dress patterns
  • Various types of seams, facings and hem finishing
  • Type of neck pattern variation
  • Point of measurement

 Certificate Issuance

Upon successful completion of the course, student will be awarded the
Statement of Attainment (SOA) for WSQ Develop Pattern Draft and Sew
Dress. 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$ 1,960.00
  • Application Fee S$ 12.00
  • Less: SSG Grant S$ 1,764.00
  • - -
  • GST (7%) S$ 14.56
  • Total Fees Payable (Inclusive of GST) S$ 222.56
Singaporean (SFMCES)

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

  • Full Course Fee S$ 1,960.00
  • Application Fee S$ 12.00
  • Less: SSG Grant S$ 1,764.00
  • Less: SFMCES -
  • GST (7%) S$ 14.56
  • Total Fees Payable (Inclusive of GST) S$ 222.56
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$ 1,960.00
  • Application Fee S$ 12.00
  • Less: SSG Grant S$ 1,764.00
  • Less: ETSS -
  • GST (7%) S$ 14.56
  • Total Fees Payable (Inclusive of GST) S$ 222.56
Non ETSS
  • Full Course Fee S$ 1,960.00
  • Application Fee S$ 12.00
  • Less: SSG Grant S$ 1,764.00
  • - -
  • GST (7%) S$ 14.56
  • Total Fees Payable (Inclusive of GST) S$ 222.56
International Students
  • Full Course Fee S$ 1,960.00
  • Application Fee S$ 12.00
  • NA NA
  • NA NA
  • GST (7%) S$ 138.04
  • Total Fees Payable (Inclusive of GST) S$ 2,110.04

Course Schedule (Full Time)

Pattern Drafting & Sewing - Dress
  • Date 06 Aug 2021 to 01 Sep 2021 View Schedules
  • Day Morning
  • Time 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Corporate / Public Open to Public
  • Location Thye Hong Centre
  • Registration Full
Pattern Drafting & Sewing - Dress
  • Date 03 Oct 2021 to 30 Oct 2021 View Schedules
  • Day Weekend
  • Time 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Corporate / Public Open to Public
  • Location Central Plaza (Main Office)
  • Registration Full
Pattern Drafting & Sewing - Dress
  • Date 04 Oct 2021 to 03 Nov 2021 View Schedules
  • Day Afternoon
  • Time 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Corporate / Public Open to Public
  • Location Thye Hong Centre
  • Registration Filling Fast Apply Now Add to Cart
Pattern Drafting & Sewing - Dress
  • Date 05 Nov 2021 to 08 Dec 2021 View Schedules
  • Day Evening
  • Time 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
  • Corporate / Public Open to Public
  • Location Thye Hong Centre
  • Registration Filling Fast Apply Now Add to Cart

Course Testimonials

Jenny Nah

a very good place to learn all under one roof - sewing, alteration.... have attended quite a few courses here. am glad that i have came to the right place.