Course overview

On this course, learn the sewing techniques needed to use a machine and pattern to make samples and a simple garment.

Course description

This course is for you if you are new to sewing and using a sewing machine. Start to learn how to read and use a commercial pattern, take measurements, choose pattern sizes and make adjustments. Explore the qualities of different fabrics. Start to learn to use a sewing machine to create seams, darts, facing and neck lines. Learn to a make a simple garment and produce some samples, recordings and photos for your folder (online and on paper) every week.

What financial support is available?

We don't want anything to stand in your way when it comes to bringing Adult learning within reach so if you need anything to support you to achieve your goals then speak to one of our education experts during your enrolment journey. Most of our courses are government funded but if you don't qualify or need alternative financial help to access them then let us know.

What other support is available?

All of our digital content, teaching and learning activities and assessments are designed to be accessible so if you need any additional support you can discuss this with the education experts during your enrolment journey and we will do all we can to make sure you have optimal access.

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