Short Courses
SHORT COURSES

Design & Construction of Men’s Jackets

Learn the secrets of making a high-quality men's jacket, which will train you on fit and style, accurate measuring, figure observation and adjustment of faults.

The prerequisite for unit 2 and above is the completion of the previous level or prior experience. Applicants who wish to join unit 2 and have prior experience in Men’s tailoring are required to submit images of their jacket pieces for trainer’s review. 

Applicants with no prior experience are encouraged to start from unit 1.

COURSE SCHEDULE

Unit 1: Drafting of Men's Basic Jackets

No. of classes Days Dates Time
8 Every Tuesday & Thursday 10 Jan – 9 Feb 2023 7:00pm – 10:00pm

Unit 2: Basic Men's Jacket Cutting I

No. of classes Days Dates Time
8 Every Tuesday & Thursday 14 Feb – 9 Mar 2023 7:00pm – 10:00pm

Unit 3: Basic Men's Jacket Cutting II

No. of classes Days Dates Time
8 Every Tuesday & Thursday 14 Mar – 6 Apr 2023 7:00pm – 10:00pm

Unit 4: Rough-Stitching (Basting) for Fitting (Trying)

No. of classes Days Dates Time
8 Every Tuesday & Thursday 11 Apr – 4 May 2023 7:00pm – 10:00pm

Unit 5: Making a Basic Men's Jacket

No. of classes Days Dates Time
8 Every Tuesday & Thursday 9 May – 1 Jun 2023 7:00pm – 10:00pm

Application Information

Course materials

To be advised before the course’s start date.
Cost of materials: approximately $120, to be purchased by participants.

Who should attend

Aspiring fashion designers, young professionals in the menswear business, prospective students and/or apprentices in the tailoring trade. A basic competency in sewing is preferred.

Eligible schemes / subsidies:
Claimable under SkillsFuture Credit
National Silver Academy (NSA) subsidy
Fees

$1,000.00 (per unit)

Special package course fee:
$4,000.00 (Unit 1 + 2 + 3, + 4 + 5)

*Special package course fee cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer or discount and is applicable only upon course registration.
 

$532.71 (per unit)
(after National Silver Academy subsidy)

Note: Course fee not inclusive of application fee.