Retail Apprenticeships

Within the fashion sector there are many jobs, roles and responsibilities that requires retail & team leader expertise.


At Fashion-Enter both the production and education teams have many many years of retail expertise that is specific to the wide variety of different job roles within the industry. The FTA has created new retailer and retail team leader apprenticeship courses that are perfect for anyone wanting to work in the retail sector of the fashion industry.

The courses review core areas that include performance goal setting, motivation of staff to encourage contributions to base line KPIs, listening and mentoring skills, how to handle conflicts appropriately, effective communication skills and how to exude professionalism whilst relating to traditional management theories such as classical, scientific, systems, contingency, Theory X and Theory Y.

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Educational factory tours

We offer educational site visits to the factory for cohorts of students at all levels to experience an ethical UK garment manufacturer and gain an understanding of the complete production process.


APPRENTICESHIPS

LEVEL 2

Certificate in Apparel, Footwear, Leather or Textile Production (500/6576/2)


This apprenticeship is made up of both onsite learning at Fashion Enter and work-based learning. With the support of a training provider units can be selected to create a tailored training package suitable for the required role.

LEVEL 2

Certificate in Manufacturing Sewn Products (500/5962/2)


With the rise of on-shoring of garment manufacturing back to the UK the Certificate in Manufacturing Sewn Products is an excellent course to introduce machinists, quality control assistants and fabric cutters.

LEVEL 3

Certificate in Apparel Manufacturing Technology (500/5454/5)


Pathways: Garment Technologist, Sample Technologist or Pattern and Grader Technologist.

This apprenticeship is made up of both college and work-based learning. With the support of a training provider units can be selected to create a tailored training package suitable for the required role.

LEVEL 3

Diploma in Apparel, Footwear, or Leather Production (501/0088/9)


This apprenticeship is made up of both college and work-based learning. With the support of a training provider units can be selected to create a tailored training package suitable for the required role.

LEVEL 4

Diploma in Technical Textiles – Product Sourcing and Development (601/1784/9)


This is not a funded apprenticeship programme and is a combination of both training at Fashion Enter and work-based learning. With the support of Fashion Enter units can be selected to create a tailored training package suitable for the required role for the employer.

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Latest News

23. September 2021. 10/10 from River Island for the Factory Uncovered Workshop
10/10 from River Island for the Factory Uncovered Workshop On 17 th September a cohort of Assistant Buyers and Senior Buying Admin Assistants from River Island attended the Factory Uncovered workshop. The aim was to teach the group how a UK garment manufacturer really operates and techniques and insights into what to look for on...

Internal Events

12. May 2021. Sewing Masterclass - Zip Insertion
Sewing Masterclass - Zip Insertion Sewing Masterclass Topic: Zip Insertion Location: 113 - 115 Fonthill Road Date: 12th May  Time: 10.00 - 12.00  Free for all Islington residents  Ideal for beginners learn how to insert a zip in this fun and informal session with our fantastic technician and tutor Leyla. ...

External Events

3. March 2020. Finsbury Park Town Management Meeting
Finsbury Park Town Management Meeting Fashion-Enter’s Brand & Development Manager Stephanie Knapp attended the Finsbury Park Town Management Meeting on Tuesday 3rd March 2020.   Held on 3 rd Floor of 113-115 Fonthill Road and chaired by Cllr Sheikh. The purpose of the meeting was to review progress made with...
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