Level 2 Certificate – Fashion & Textiles – Tailoring

This qualification has been designed in response to an identified industry need for specific programmes of learning within the fashion and textiles sector. It provides learners with specialist and transferable skills, engages them with current industry practice, and prepares them to progress onto further qualifications or employment opportunities.

What you will study:

  • Pattern cutting and construction techniques production tailored skirts and trousers (A/501/8046) 
    In this unit, learners will develop their pattern cutting and construction techniques to produce Production Tailored Skirts and Trousers. They will follow the process through from pattern to finished garment and demonstrate their understanding of the production process
  • Construction techniques: production tailored jackets, (F/501/8047) 
    In this practical unit, learners will develop their skills in the use of specialist equipment and techniques prior to production of a production tailored jacket. They will select and use appropriate specialist equipment and techniques. Learners will be required to produce a production tailored jacket to industry standard in the order of assembly requirements

How you will be taught


This is a very hands on practical course, so right from the start you will be learning hand processes and techniques taught by industry trained experts. You will be inducted into Health and Safety procedures and policies to ensure you work safely amongst your fellow learners and teachers. Your progress will be reviewed at regular intervals to ensure you are experiencing the highest quality of training.

What can I do once I have completed the course?

Upon successfully completing the course, you can seek employment with your new found skills or you can progress onto our Intermediary Tailoring course or apply for an apprenticeship.

This course is available at:

  • London Haringey Campus
  • London Islington Campus
  • Leicester Campus
  • Wales Campus

Course Price: £1350

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