Stitching Academy

Stitching Academy

Stitching Academy

The Stitching Academy

In 2013 The Stitching Academy was created in collaboration with Asos.com, DWP and Haringey Council to offer ABC accredited stitching skills qualification at both Level 1 and 2.

The course is taught by industry experts based at the Factory and caters for beginners who can then progress to higher qualifications, apprenticeships and job outcomes. The Stitching Academy is an ABC Showcase Center and is also Tick Accredited by Creative Skillset, the government body responsible for skills and training in the UK creative industries.


Level 1

FACTS
Course title: Stitching Academy 1
Course location: The Factory
Study level: Level 1 Award
Course days and hours: Monday-Friday, 9am-1pm or 1pm-5pm
Course length: 6 Weeks
Reference code: 500/4308/0

CONTENTS AND STRUCTURE
Stitch Academy is a six week course, where you can learn the fundamentals of using a variety of industrial sewing machines: how to set them up and use them safely, maintain the machines and identify the correct settings for the fabric.
You will practice a variety of sewing techniques to produce a range of stitch samples, measuring, cutting and constructing a basic pattern, and learn to identify what is good and poor quality.

HOW TO APPLY
Email education@fashion-enter.com or telephone 0208 809 3311.

Level 2

FACTS
Course title: Stitching Academy 2
Course location: The Factory
Study level: Level 2
Course days and hours: Monday – Friday, 10am-2pm
Course length: 12 Weeks
Reference code: 500/5196/9

CONTENTS AND STRUCTURE
Stitch Academy 2 is a 12 week course, which provides you with the knowledge and skills to produce a range of valuable, in-demand and technical stitch samples.
Our industry experts will guide and show you how to correctly use an array of different fabrics, to produce perfect collars and lapels, various pocket styles, and many other essential details with precise finish and pressing techniques.

HOW TO APPLY
Email education@fashion-enter.com or telephone 0208 809 3311.