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Shoe making: Athletic Shoes (Construct Athletic Shoes)

Overview

This training provides occupational knowledge and skills of the various techniques and concepts in athletic shoes construction that are widely used in the footwear industry. It covers understanding of how athletic shoes are constructed, the various material utilization with various components within the construction of the athletic shoe. Thus fundamental knowledge will reduce redundant designs that cannot be replicated in mass production, eliminate misinterpretation in sampling and production, and improve communication in production specifications. This unit is delivered through lecture, demonstration and hands-on activities.

Modules (1)
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    Shoe making: Athletic Shoes
    E-learning Training Assessment
    00:00 23:00 01:00
    This training provides occupational knowledge and skills of the various techniques and concepts in athletic shoes construction that are widely used in the footwear industry. It covers understanding of how athletic shoes are constructed, the various material utilization with various components within the construction of the athletic shoe. Thus fundamental knowledge will reduce redundant designs that cannot be replicated in mass production, eliminate misinterpretation in sampling and production, and improve communication in production specifications. This unit is delivered through lecture, demonstration and hands-on activities.
    24:00
Course Duration
  • SSG Approved Training & Assessment Hours 24:00
 Objectives
  • Identify tools, equipment and components required to construct an athletic shoe
  • Cut shoe upper and other components based on given shoe patterns
  • Perform manually and or machine stitch shoe uppers and other components and accessories
  • Assemble the various shoes’ components to complete the athletic shoe in accordance to industry norms
  • Perform finishing on athletic shoes in accordance to industry norms
  • Evaluate the workmanship and construction of the athletic shoes
  • Take corrective actions to rectify the abnormalities/defects against industry norms or organizational standards
 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

 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 operator
  • Quality control manager
  • Industrial engineer
  • Engineering consultant
  • Footwear technical designer
  • Footwear product developer
  • Footwear merchandiser, purchaser, buyer
 Key Learning Areas
  • Types of athletic shoes
  • Types of athletic footwear components
  • Techniques for cutting athletic footwear components
  • Types of athletic shoe constructions
  • Types of athletic footwear tools, footwear equipment and machines
  • Types of cement or adhesives and its application
  • Safety regulations with regards to use of adhesives, tools and equipment
  • Types of finishing processes
  • Criteria of evaluation for athletic shoes
 Certificate Issuance
Upon successful completion of the course, student will be awarded the Statement of Attainment (SOA) for WSQ Construct Athletic Shoes. WSQ Certification is nationally endorsed and recognised by industry partners.
Course Fee
Singaporean/PRs (SSG)

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

  • Full Course Fee S$ 2,020.00
  • Application Fee S$ 12.00
  • Less: SSG Grant S$ 1,414.00
  • - -
  • GST (7%) S$ 43.26
  • Total Fees Payable (Inclusive of GST) S$ 661.26
Singaporean (WTS)

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

  • Full Course Fee S$ 2,020.00
  • Application Fee S$ 12.00
  • Less: SSG Grant S$ 1,414.00
  • Less: WTS S$ 505.00
  • GST (7%) S$ 43.26
  • Total Fees Payable (Inclusive of GST) S$ 156.26
Singaporean (SFMCES)

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

  • Full Course Fee S$ 2,020.00
  • Application Fee S$ 12.00
  • Less: SSG Grant S$ 1,414.00
  • Less: SFMCES S$ 404.00
  • GST (7%) S$ 43.26
  • Total Fees Payable (Inclusive of GST) S$ 257.26
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$ 2,020.00
  • Application Fee S$ 12.00
  • Less: SSG Grant S$ 1,414.00
  • - -
  • GST (7%) S$ 43.26
  • Total Fees Payable (Inclusive of GST) S$ 661.26
International Students
  • Full Course Fee S$ 2,020.00
  • Application Fee S$ 12.00
  • NA NA
  • NA NA
  • GST (7%) S$ 142.24
  • Total Fees Payable (Inclusive of GST) S$ 2,174.24
Course Schedule (Full Time)
Shoe making: Athletic Shoes
  • Date 17 Apr 2019 to 19 Apr 2019
  • Day Full Day
  • Time 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
  • Location Thye Hong Centre
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Shoe making: Athletic Shoes
  • Date 28 Aug 2019 to 30 Aug 2019
  • Day Full Day
  • Time 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
  • Location Thye Hong Centre
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Shoe making: Athletic Shoes
  • Date 09 Oct 2019 to 11 Oct 2019
  • Day Full Day
  • Time 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
  • Location Thye Hong Centre
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