Textiles and Fabric Care

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Textiles and Fabric Care (WSQ Interpret Textile Product Knowledge and Provide Advice on Fabric Care for Textile and Fashion Industry)

Overview

A must attend for anyone who wishes to better understand fibers and fabrics. Learn more about fabrics, their characteristics and how to care for them. There will be hands on sessions on how to identify fibers through burning tests and how to remove common stains. A basic understanding of fibers, in terms of their characteristics, uses and care requirements will help you make wise choices when purchasing textile and clothing products. Fiber properties and behaviour are directly related to fabric performance and care. A complimentary fabric swatch library would be included for your future reference.

Course Specialities
  • Fashion Business
  • Apparel Design & Product Development
Modules (1)
  • 1
    Textiles and Fabric Care
    E-learning Training Assessment
    00:00 07:00 01:00
    A must attend for anyone who wishes to better understand fibers and fabrics. Learn more about fabrics, their characteristics and how to care for them. There will be hands on sessions on how to identify fibers through burning tests and how to remove common stains. A basic understanding of fibers, in terms of their characteristics, uses and care requirements will help you make wise choices when purchasing textile and clothing products. Fiber properties and behaviour are directly related to fabric performance and care. A complimentary fabric swatch library would be included for your future reference.
    08:00
Course Duration
  • SSG Approved Training & Assessment Hours 08:00
 Objectives
  • Comprehend various fibers and their properties
  • Differentiate between knits and wovens
  • Identify a variety of common fabrics
  • Understand how laundering and dry cleaning processes affect fabrics
  • Know the secrets of removing stains
  • Interpret care symbols
 Course Video
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 Entry Requirement
Singapore/PR Students:
  • GCE ‘N’ Level with 3 credits including English and Mathematics OR
  • WSQ ES WPLN Level 4 and above

International Students:

  • High School Diploma equivalent to GCE ‘N’ Level with 3 credits including English and Mathematics OR
  • Qualifications from professional institutes may be considered on a case-by-case basis AND/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
  • Assessed and be competent for every module
Student Pass Holders – a minimum of 90% attendance per month will be required.
 Who Should Attend
  • Retail/Sales Assistants
  • Retail/Sales Supervisors
  • Assistant Merchandisers
  • Associate Merchandisers
  • Merchandisers
  • Product Development Executives
  • Assistant Designers
  • Operation Executives and Managers
 Key Learning Areas
  • Fiber types
  • Fabric Identification
  • Fabric characteristics
  • Yarn type
  • Care labeling systems
  • Common soil or stain types
  • Common stain removers
  • Dry cleaning vs laundering
 Certificate Issuance
Upon successful completion of the course, student will be awarded the Statement of Attainment (SOA) for WSQ Interpret Textile Product Knowledge and Provide Advice on Fabric Care for Textile and Fashion Industry. 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$ 377.00
  • Application Fee S$ 12.00
  • Less: SSG Grant S$ 339.30
  • - -
  • GST (7%) S$ 3.48
  • Total Fees Payable (Inclusive of GST) S$ 53.18
Singaporean (SFMCES)

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

  • Full Course Fee S$ 377.00
  • Application Fee S$ 12.00
  • Less: SSG Grant S$ 339.30
  • Less: SFMCES -
  • GST (7%) S$ 3.48
  • Total Fees Payable (Inclusive of GST) S$ 53.18
Singaporean (WTS)

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

  • Full Course Fee S$ 377.00
  • Application Fee S$ 12.00
  • Less: SSG Grant S$ 339.30
  • Less: WTS S$ 18.85
  • GST (7%) S$ 3.48
  • Total Fees Payable (Inclusive of GST) S$ 34.33
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$ 377.00
  • Application Fee S$ 12.00
  • Less: SSG Grant S$ 339.30
  • - -
  • GST (7%) S$ 3.48
  • Total Fees Payable (Inclusive of GST) S$ 53.18
International Students
  • Full Course Fee S$ 377.00
  • Application Fee S$ 12.00
  • NA NA
  • NA NA
  • GST (7%) S$ 27.23
  • Total Fees Payable (Inclusive of GST) S$ 416.23
Course Schedule (Full Time)
Textiles and Fabric Care
  • Date 01 Feb 2020 to 01 Feb 2020 View Schedules
  • Day Weekend
  • Time 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
  • Corporate / Public Open to Public
  • Location External Venue
  • Registration Open Apply Now
Textiles and Fabric Care
  • Date 31 Mar 2020 to 31 Mar 2020 View Schedules
  • Day Full Day
  • Time 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
  • Corporate / Public Corporates Only
  • Location Central Plaza (Main Office)
  • Registration Open Apply Now
Textiles and Fabric Care
  • Date 02 May 2020 to 02 May 2020 View Schedules
  • Day Weekend
  • Time 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
  • Corporate / Public Open to Public
  • Location External Venue
  • Registration Open Apply Now
Textiles and Fabric Care
  • Date 27 Jun 2020 to 27 Jun 2020 View Schedules
  • Day Weekend
  • Time 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
  • Corporate / Public Open to Public
  • Location External Venue
  • Registration Open Apply Now
Course Testmonials
LE Choong

Enjoyed the class . Learned about fiber and fabric characteristics . Manage to wash off some common stains and learned to read care labelling instructions. Great location .

Indrani Naidu

I m Indrani and I learned alot from this course...our trainer Doreen Tan was really great ...it was an eye opener for me...Doreen really enlightened us on Fabric care and fabric knowledge. We all went hands on to learn how to remove stains from fabric too!. Thanks Doreen and Taftc!

Teresa Wong

Interpret Textile Product knowledge and provide advice on fabric care for textile and fashion industry with Doreen Tan. It is a very good course.