Course Start Date
01 Feb 2021
30 Hours per week
- Nationally Recognised Training
- Traineeship Allowed
- This training is fully government-subsidised under JobTrainer
The nationally accredited Certificate III in Applied Fashion Design and Technology is your opportunity to explore your fashion potential. Learn the design, patternmaking and creative skills you need to make and sell your own garments, as a machinist in an alteration business, or as a fashion design assistant.
LEARN NEW SKILLS
Through theory and practical course-work, you will learn:
- Garment construction
- Laying and cutting
- Fabric identification
- Introductory CAD
- ADOBE Creative suite
- Introductory design
DEVELOP YOUR TALENT
Develop the personal qualities that will help you get ahead:
- Good hand-eye coordination
- Creativity and collaboration
ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS
Completing this course will give you:
- A nationally recognised Certificate III qualification
- A strong foundation to continue your studies in fashion design
GROW YOUR CAREER
- Diploma in Applied Fashion Design
- Bachelor of Fashion Design learn at the prestigious Fashion Design Studio in Ultimo
- Embroidery machine operator
- Fashion design assistant
- Indigenous textiles designer
Sewing is a skill for life and handmade is in. As more people look to reduce fashion waste, there is increased demand for people who can create handcrafted garments and complete alterations. This is a niche industry where your creativity and eye for detail will be admired and in demand.
To register for an information session, head to tafensw.edu.au/infofest. Students who cannot attend the Information Session please make an online enquiry or contact us on 131 601 for more information about the course!
There are no information sessions currently scheduled for this course.
This is a full-time, blended delivery course. You will need to attend approximately 19 hours of class, over 3 days a week, for 18 weeks. As well as the in-class component, you will need to complete approximately 11 hours of other study per week.
You may also be required to complete approximately 17 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, including self-directed leaning, research, testing patterns, sourcing fabrics and components, practicing machine skills and market research.
IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?
This course offering is designed for people who:
- have a foundation understanding of the Fashion Industry in textiles and garments.
- are school leavers, industry upskilling and for people wanting a change of career.
SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT
We offer student services and study support to ensure you can achieve your goals. Learn about TAFE NSW Student Services
As a TAFE NSW student in this course, you will have access to:
- LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com)
- Smarthinking - after hours online study support service
- Easy computing online short courses
- Access to local TAFE libraries
- Accessibility and Disability Support Services
- Access to Read&Write learning support software at TAFE and at home
To keep you safe while studying, some of our face to face classes may be replaced with online or connected learning. We have also modified our face to face classes to meet physical distancing requirements and increased cleaning on campus. As restrictions ease, the way you attend your class may change again. If work placement and the demonstration of practical skills are requirements of your course, due to the impacts of COVID-19 there may be a delay or modification in being able to undertake these aspects of your course in the planned timeframe. Be assured, we'll keep you informed every step of the way.
This course is currently scheduled on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 9:00am to 4:00pm. This timetable may change and will be confirmed by your teacher.
This is a fully government-subsidised JobTrainer course. Eligibility criteria applies.
SMART AND SKILLED FEES
This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to TAFE NSW and the NSW Government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.
Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted. Your actual fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process. Payment plans are available through TAFE NSW for Smart and Skilled eligible qualifications.
For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit Are You Eligible?
An initial payment of $80 is required to confirm your enrolment into this course. If you do not wish to continue with your enrolment, you must formally advise Customer Service of your withdrawal. If you do not withdraw prior to the first date of the course, this initial payment is non-refundable. If you have any further questions, please contact us on 13 79 74.
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Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.
Learn about Recognition at TAFE NSW Recognition
Applying with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it. Be sure to read all course information carefully to make sure it is the right qualification, location and study type for you. Enrol and pay online via our secure payment gateway to secure your place. As you progress through the enrolment process you will be prompted to provide additional information.
For further information or assistance, call 13 79 74.
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|MSMENV272||Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices|
|MSS402051||Apply quality standards|
|MSTGN2013||Identify fibres, fabrics and textiles used in the TCF industry|
|MSTGN2016||Use steaming and pressing equipment in TCF production|
|MSTCL2011||Draw and interpret a basic sketch|
|MSTCL3007||Embellish garment by hand or machine|
|MSTGN2014||Operate computing technology in a TCF workplace|
|MSTFD3004||Draw a trade drawing for fashion design|
|MSTCL3009||Develop patterns from a block using basic patternmaking principles|
|MSTFD2006||Use a sewing machine for fashion design|
|MSTFD3001||Market design product to local outlets|
|MSTFD3003||Prepare design concept for a simple garment|
|MSTCL2010||Modify patterns to create basic styles|
|MSTCL2007||Lay up, mark and cut uncomplicated fabrics and lays|
|BSBDES202||Evaluate the nature of design in a specific industry context|
|MSTCL3010||Sew woven and stretch knit garments|
|MSTFD2001||Design and produce a simple garment|
|MSTFD2005||Identify design process for fashion designs|
Whether you're a school leaver, an aspiring apprentice, looking to kickstart a career, or you're upskilling, reskilling, or re-training, there's a TAFE NSW course to give you the skills you need for the job you want.Apply Now
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