TaF.tc's Advanced Certificate in Fashion Technology (Apparel Design and Product Development)

Advanced Certificate Apparel Design and Product Development

Professional Part Time Programme is specially catered towards full-time working adults who are keen to set up their fashion brand and comprehend the business of fashion.

Overview

Be introduced into the world of fashion and be armed with practical and personal skills needed to start in the industry. The WSQ Advanced Certificate in Fashion Technology (Apparel Design and Product Development) can be used as a stepping stone for a further education in Diploma in Fashion Technology (Apparel Design and Product Development) should you opt for a more in-depth experience within the industry.

The Details

  • Total Maximum Months

    Full Time: n/a
    Part Time: 7

  • Mode Of Learning

    WSQ Advanced Certificate in Fashion Technology (Apparel Design and Product Development) will be conducted in the form of lectures, discussions, demonstrations, case studies, practical exercises, role plays and hands-on activities.

  • Career Opportunities
    • Retail Professional
    • Assistant Pattern Maker
    • Assistant Product Developer
    • Quality Control Inspector
    • Designer
    • Assistant Garment Technologist

The TaF.tc Difference

Practical Industry Knowledge

Everything you learn at TaF.tc can be applied to your professional life in fashion and will be taught by industry practitioners through interactive workshops, whether online or in TaF.tc's Sewing Labs.

Global Network of Entrepreneurs and Experts

Our partners and advisors are as close to home as Thailand or Japan and as far as Italy or the UK. Tap into a professional community built over decades of industry immersion.

Post-Graduate Career Support

Our career support connects you to jobs available on the market, opportunities for further studies, and resources to help you start your own brand.

Curriculum

Course Duration

SSG Approved Training & Assessment Hours : 167
Modules (6)

This module covers skills and knowledge of how garments are constructed, the various seams and stitches utilization in various components within the garment. 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. Funding Period: 1st March 2021 to end Feb 2024

WSQ Name:Apparel Production Processes SSG Approved Training & Assessments Hours:17:00 Training Hours:13:00 e-Learning Hours:03:00 Assessment Hours:01:00 View Module

This CU provides occupational knowledge and skills of the various techniques and concepts in interpreting Textile and Textile Processes which covers the understanding of how textiles are constructed from fibre to finished fabric. The identification of textiles using industry fabric names, generic fibre names and coloration methods provides a more objective manner of recognising textiles. This knowledge will reduce incorrect fabric selection and allow the merchandiser or purchaser to buy materials without the need of sample fabric. Funding Period: 1st March 2021 to end Feb 2024

WSQ Name:Introduction to Textile SSG Approved Training & Assessments Hours:17:00 Training Hours:12:00 e-Learning Hours:04:00 Assessment Hours:01:00 View Module

This module provides occupational knowledge and skills of the various techniques and concepts in the quality in the Fashion Industry, you will learn quality concept, quality inspection, what constitutes a defect, statistical sampling, testing, product safety, seam and stitch problems and solutions. Funding Period: 1st March 2021 to end Feb 2024

WSQ Name:Quality Assurance in Fashion SSG Approved Training & Assessments Hours:17:00 Training Hours:13:00 e-Learning Hours:03:00 Assessment Hours:01:00 View Module

Take your design from paper to working digital file using computer aided design software such as Adobe illustrator with our digital fashion design course in Singapore. You will learn how to draw various fashion illustrations and render them on this platform to reflect the qualities and details of your design. A must technique for every fashion designer to convey creative concept in a professional presentation with technical specification. Funding Period: 1st March 2021 to end Feb 2024

WSQ Name:Digital Drawings for Fashion SSG Approved Training & Assessments Hours:28:00 Training Hours:24:00 e-Learning Hours:00:00 Assessment Hours:04:00 View Module

A step up from basics, this intermediate course provides knowledge of pattern development and garment construction of basic pants and tops with collars. You will learn to take body measurements, understand the relation of styles and ease allowance and develop patterns to sew the garment. You will master the techniques of laying fabric, cutting, sewing, edging and finishing. Funding Period: 1st March 2021 to end Feb 2024

WSQ Name:Intermediate Drafting and Sewing SSG Approved Training & Assessments Hours:44:00 Training Hours:40:00 e-Learning Hours:00:00 Assessment Hours:04:00 View Module

This course provides solid foundation of pattern development and garment construction of basic skirt and sleeveless top. You will learn to take body measurements, understand the relation of styles and ease allowance, develop patterns and basic sewing techniques to construct the garment. This forms the fundamental for progression enabling you to master the basic techniques of laying fabric, cutting, sewing, edging and finishing. Funding Period: 1st March 2021 to end Feb 2024 <p align="centrer"><iframe allow="accelerometer; autoplay; clipboard-write; encrypted-media; gyroscope; picture-in-picture" allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/w2m1zxBRQNE" width="560"></iframe></p>

WSQ Name:Basic Drafting and Sewing SSG Approved Training & Assessments Hours:44:00 Training Hours:40:00 e-Learning Hours:00:00 Assessment Hours:04:00 View Module
Certificate Issuance

After successful completion of all modules within the course, you will be awarded the WSQ Advanced Certificate in Fashion Technology (Apparel Design and Product Development). WSQ certification is nationally endorsed and recognised by industry partners.

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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.

Your TaF.tc Sewing Tool Kit - If you have not purchased it before, please refer here for the full list.

Testimonials
FAQs

Not at all! You can enrol for our Advanced Certificate programme without any prior experience, as long as you have a passion for fashion!

The Advanced Certificate will be done both online via Zoom, and offline at our Central Plaza campus (Tiong Bahru MRT) and Thye Hong Campus (near Redhill MRT).

Yes we will! Whether it's through promoting your brand on our alumni portal THE LABEL SG, or providing mentorships and consultations to further your studies, we’ve got your back!

Most definitely! Upon completion of your Advanced Certificate programme, you will be awarded a hardcopy WSQ Advanced Certificate from us, and you can also access the softcopy via your MySkillsFuture portal!

As an Edutrust and Singapore Workforce Skills Qualifications (WSQ) certified training centre, with 11 top fashion schools recognising our Diplomas for accreditation programmes like Paris College Of Art and Atelier Chardon Savard, TaF.tc continues to stay in line with leading national and international fashion industry standards.

The courses are conducted in the form of lectures, discussions, demonstrations, case studies, practical exercises, and hands-on activities. You will then be assessed on the work you have done with a final evaluation at the end of every course.

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