Give your sewing capabilities a polished edge with the nationally accredited Statement of Attainment in Make and Sew Professional Garments - Level 2. Develop patterns according to the fabric characteristics and turn them into statement pieces.
Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:
Apply pattern making principles
Identify fabric performance characteristics
Apply a range of sewing techniques
Select appropriate block for pattern crafting
Ensure quality of patterns including seam and ease allowances, hems and openings
Operate the sewing machine in accordance with fabric and product types
Perform a range of sewing techniques to make your garments
Gain practical experience and develop specialist skills that give you an advantage in the job market.
A nationally accredited Statement of Attainment
A pathway to further study in fashion
Credit toward a full qualification
Specialist skill to develop patterns and create professionally finished garments
Some courses require evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol
To be prepared for this course, we recommend that you have:
The Statement of Attainment in Make and Sew Professional Garments - Level 1, however this is not compulsory
The ability to operate a sewing machine at an intermediate level
A keen interest in fashion and textiles
An interest in creating garments including design, sewing and pattern making
Access to a sewing machine and overlocker
TAFE NSW is committed to meeting the learning needs of every community. Meeting these needs can mean there are additional entry requirements at different campus locations. Check your preferred location for further requirements. If you need help preparing for study, contact us to find out how we can support you.
Our graduates go onto roles like: junior pattern maker or machinist within a design room with the Certificate III in Applied Fashion and Technology, small business owner with the Certificate III in Applied Fashion and Technology and Designer, buyer, marketer, production manager Diploma of Applied Fashion Design and Merchandising.
Take your study further with other courses offered at TAFE NSW:
The Statement of Attainment in Make and Sew Professional Garments – Level 2 does not have any pre-requisite courses.
At TAFE NSW, we recognise your previous study and work experience. You can apply for recognition of prior learning or a credit transfer with any of our courses. If you're successful you'll get your qualification faster.
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