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The course is open to anyone interested in learning sewing techniques and basic sewing machine skills. The course runs for 3 hours per week for 5 weeks.

Entry Requirements

Entry Criteria

There are no entry requirements for this course other than an interest in sewing

What will I study?

What will I study?

The practical course is designed to give you the confidence to sew on a machine, learning new sewing techniques and an opportunity to work on your own project. This could be creating cushion covers, a simple bag or a basic garment.

Throughout the course, you will be given tutor support and guidance whilst learning to produce a basic garment, accessory or soft furnishing product, using the correct finishing techniques such as seams, zips, pleats, gathers and pockets.

What can I do next?

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Blackburn College Results, August 2021
  • Ofsted Good
  • Lancaster University.
  • University of South Wales.
  • University of Central Lancashire.
  • Skills for Health Quality Mark
  • Advance HE.
  • University of the Arts London.
  • Disability Confident Employer.