Total qualification time
Operation start date
1 September 2008
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. Learners will complete this qualification with a concrete understanding of some of the following:
- Introduction to Footwear
- Introduction to Accessories (Bags)
- Garment Construction, and more.
Adaption to Delivery/Assessments under the Extended Extraordinary Regulatory Framework (‘EERF’):
Centres may apply for adaptions on a case by case basis, by completing a variation to assessment request form. All assessment criteria must be completed in full. Special Considerations cannot be used on a whole-cohort basis in lieu of adaptions.
Previously approved adaptions in this sector include:
- Garments to be produced at 1/3 size to allow students to make the garments at home.