Adjusting Clothing for Beginners  

 

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Course Summary

Code: A09BF33F  

Starting: Wednesday 12 January 2022 

Location: Tothill Community Centre  

Duration: 5 sessions over 5 week(s)

Time: 18:00 - first lesson is 03:00hrs

Cost: Fee £20  

Description

In this course you will learn the basic techniques used to adjust clothing size. You will learn to let out and take in clothing, add darts, take up hems and other techniques used to get a better fit from your clothes using a sewing machine and hand stitiching techniques.  

How do I enrol?
You can enrol online at www.oncoursesouthwest.co.uk or call our friendly customer service team on 01752 660713 who will happily take your enrolment.

Entry requirements
This course is for those who have completed the Sewing Maching Basics course or who have some experience of using a sewing machine.

Course intent
In this course you will learn the basic techniques used to adjust clothing size. You will learn to let out and take in clothing, add darts, take up hems and other techniques used to get a better fit from your clothes using a sewing machine and hand stitiching techniques.

How will this course be delivered?
You will be working with your tutor and other students on a weekly basis, face to face.

Will I need to study or practise outside the classroom?
It is always useful to practice your skills between sessions. Your tutor may set some home learning for you to practice.

How will I know I'm making progress?
Your tutor will set objectives for each session and give feedback on how you are progressing. You will agree personal targets as part of your Individual Learning Plan (ILP), and you will review your targets throughout the course to check your own progress.

What will I need for the course?
There are additional resources required for the course at an approximate cost of £20. Information will be provided at course induction. You will also need access to a sewing machine. Please bring a pen and notepad to each session.

Progression
Look out for information regarding follow on courses. Learning Advisers will be happy to provide you with information on your next steps after this course. Visit our website at www.oncoursesouthwest.co.uk or contact us on 01752 660713 to discuss or to make an appointment.

Please Note:
Most courses attract a subsidy from the Education and Skills Funding Agency and can be used to match funding for ESF. It is a requirement of the ESFA that you complete various forms at different stages of your course, further information is available on request. Courses are subject to a minimum number of enrolments and could be cancelled if recruitment is low. In some cases, an alternative class at a different location may be offered. Room numbers are subject to change - please check when you arrive at the venue.

Location

Tothill Community Centre  
Knighton Road  
St Judes
Plymouth  
Devon PL4 9DA

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To speak to our advisers about this course please contact 01752 660713 and quote course code
A09BF33F

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