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NONAC10024

Beginners Sewing

Non-accredited Short Course

Get a taste of the fashion industry

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NEXT START DATE 13 Jul 2022
STUDY LOCATIONS Sunshine Coast
WAYS TO STUDY On Campus
WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Full Fee
$325

Course overview

This short course is ideal for beginners interested in learning professional sewing and dressmaking techniques for industrial and domestic machines. You will learn some basic pattern alteration and fitting techniques so that you can create individual and professionally finished garments. You'll produce at least one garment and carry bag, possibly more depending on the level of complexity and your developing skills. Sewing machines and overlockers are supplied. It may be helpful to have your own machine to practice with and complete some work at home.

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Ways to study
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Mooloolaba
13 Jul 2022
6 weeks
Part time 1 night per week
Wednesday
Classroom
  • Full fee: $325
Mooloolaba
18 Jul 2022
4 weeks
Part time 1 day per week
Monday
Classroom
  • Full fee: $325
Mooloolaba
10 Oct 2022
4 weeks
Part time 1 day per week
Monday
Classroom
  • Full fee: $325
Mooloolaba
12 Oct 2022
6 weeks
Part time 1 night per week
Wednesday
Classroom
  • Full fee: $325

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Beginners Sewing (NONAC10024)

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Beginners Sewing

COURSE CODE: NONAC10024
Payment Options

How can I pay for this course?

No matter what your circumstances, TAFE Queensland has a payment option to suit you. If you are unsure of what’s right for you, get in touch. We’re here to help. 

Payment plan

If you have difficulty paying for the full cost of a course upfront, you may be eligible for a payment plan.

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Upfront payment

This may be the full fee for the course, or the student contribution amount if you are eligible for a subsidy or concession.

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Important Information

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Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course.

Selection criteria

It is a mandatory requirement of TAFE Queensland that you wear covered footwear and tie back long hair.

*Please note: additional restrictions or eligibility criteria may apply.

Resources Required

Students must supply the following:

  • dressmaking scissors (sharp)
  • pins
  • tailors chalk
  • thread snips
  • tape measure
  • unpicker
  • tweezers (for threading machines and overlockers)
  • notebook and pencil
  • ruler
  • scissors to cut paper
  • Fabric of choice
Pathways

University Pathways.

If you want to go on to further study at university, TAFE Queensland has a pathway option to get you there. In many cases, completing one of our diplomas may give you a full year of credit towards a degree with one of our partner universities.

Learn more about University Pathways

  • James Cook University
  • Southern Cross University
  • University of Canberra
  • Griffith University
  • Queensland University of Technology
  • Federation University
  • University of Southern Queensland

How to Apply

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