Footwear Design and Product Development

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TaF.tc's Advanced Certificate in Footwear Design and Product Development

Overview

TaF.tc's Advanced Certificate in Footwear Design and Product Development gives a foundational overview from digital shoe design, understanding the various components of footwear and their construction techniques, to methods of caring for one's finished shoes.

Course Structure

Blended

Modules (6)
  • 1
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    E-learning Training Assessment
    10:00 10:00 02:00
    A huge factor determining the cost and durability of a pair of footwear is the construction method. This course breaks down a shoe into different components and provides an overview of the manufacturing process. Through this course you will analyse various components, accessories, materials and construction methods enabling you to comprehend the underlying issues in design, prototyping and production of constructing shoes of good quality.
    22:00
  • 2
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    00:00 32:00 02:00
    This course provides a hands on learning experience to cut, stitch and construct a pair of ladies high heel strappy sandal with access to special tools and equipment. You will not only learn to self-evaluate the product for quality but will also learn how to rectify mistakes. With guidance from our professional, take a look into the world of traditional shoe making and craft a pair that’s uniquely yours.
    34:00
  • 3
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    00:00 32:00 02:00
    In a unique hands on experience, this course allows you to create your very own pair of ladies court shoes. You will learn to cut leather components from existing patterns, stitch upper, cement the outsole and use special tools and equipment. With guidance from our professional trainers, take a look into the world of traditional shoe making and craft a pair that’s uniquely yours.
    34:00
  • 4
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    E-learning Training Assessment
    00:00 40:00 02:00
    This course provides a unique hands on experience to make your very own pair of men’s shoes. With access to special tool and machinery, craft your own pair of men’s shoes under the guidance of our professional trainers. Taking a peek into the world of bespoke shoes, you will learn skills and techniques that goes into traditional shoe making.
    42:00
  • 5
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    E-learning Training Assessment
    00:00 32:00 04:00
    Take your design from paper to working digital file using computer aided design software such as adobe illustrator. You will learn how to draw various shoe designs and render them on this platform to reflect the qualities and details of your design. A must technique for every designer to convey your creative concepts in a professional presentation with technical specifications.
    36:00
  • 6
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    E-learning Training Assessment
    00:00 07:00 01:00
    Do you often get confused in recognizing natural leather? Wrinkles, scars, creases, discolorations, wear and tear on your beloved leather products. Learn about leather sources, their unique characteristics and quality in this course. You will get hands on experience on how to identify and care for your leather products. Revive and extend the life of your leather goods with the proper maintenance and right tools. Learn how to care and maintain your leather products. Making your leather maintenance fuss free.
    08:00
Course Duration
  • Course Type Part Time
  • Course Intakes Advance Cert
  • SSG Approved Training & Assessment Hours 163
  • Total Maximum Months (Part Time) 5
Career Opportunities
  • Footwear Sales Associate / Advisor
  • Footwear CAD Designer
  • Footwear Operator / Stylist
  • Footwear Entrepreneur
Entry Requirement

Singapore/PR Students: 

  • GCE 'N' Level with minimum grade C6 for 3 subjects, including English and Mathematics OR
  • WSQ ES WPLN Level 4 and above

International Students: 

  • IELTS score 4.5 or TOEL score 450 AND
  • High School Diploma equivalent to GCE 'N' Level with minimum grade C6 for 3 subjects, including English and Mathematics

ALL students are requirement 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
  • Assessed and be competent for every module
Student Pass Holders – a minimum of 90% attendance per month will be required.
Certificate Issuance
Upon successful completion of each module within the course, you will be awarded the Workforce Skills Qualification (WSQ) Statement of Attainment (SOA) by SkillsFuture Singapore. After successful completion of all modules within the course, you will be awarded the Advanced Certificate in Footwear Design and Product Development certification by TaF.tc.
Course Fee
All Singaporean/PRs (SSG)

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

  • Full Course Fee S$ 9,525.00
  • Application Fee S$ 100.00
  • Less: SSG Grant S$ 7,145.50
  • - -
  • GST (7%) S$ 173.57
  • Total Fees Payable (Inclusive of GST) S$ 2,653.07
Singaporean (SFMCES)

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

  • Full Course Fee S$ 9,525.00
  • Application Fee S$ 100.00
  • Less: SSG Grant S$ 7,145.50
  • Less: SFMCES S$ 1,427.00
  • GST (7%) S$ 173.57
  • Total Fees Payable (Inclusive of GST) S$ 1,226.07
Singaporean (WTS)

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

  • Full Course Fee S$ 9,525.00
  • Application Fee S$ 100.00
  • Less: SSG Grant S$ 7,145.50
  • Less: WTS S$ 1,903.25
  • GST (7%) S$ 173.57
  • Total Fees Payable (Inclusive of GST) S$ 749.82
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$ 9,525.00
  • Application Fee S$ 100.00
  • Less: SSG Grant S$ 7,145.50
  • - -
  • GST (7%) S$ 173.57
  • Total Fees Payable (Inclusive of GST) S$ 2,653.07
International Students
  • Full Course Fee S$ 9,525.00
  • Application Fee S$ 350.00
  • NA NA
  • NA NA
  • GST (7%) S$ 691.25
  • Total Fees Payable (Inclusive of GST) S$ 10,566.25
Course Schedule (Full Time)
TaF.tc's Advanced Certificate in Footwear Design and Product Development
  • Date 02 Mar 2019 to 29 Sep 2019 View Schedules
  • Day Full Day
  • Time 8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Corporate / Public Open to Public
  • Location Central Plaza (Main Office)
  • Registration Closed
TaF.tc's Advanced Certificate in Footwear Design and Product Development
  • Date 13 Apr 2019 to 29 Sep 2019 View Schedules
  • Day Full Day
  • Time 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Corporate / Public Corporates Only
  • Location Thye Hong Centre
  • Registration Closed