Total qualification time
Operation start date
1 February 2016
The ABC Level 5 Diploma in Bespoke Tailoring has been designed to meet the requirements of the bespoke tailoring trailblazer apprenticeship standards. These apprenticeship standards have been developed by a group of prestigious employers from the bespoke garment production industry, including The Savile Row Bespoke Association.
The ABC Level 5 Diploma in Bespoke Tailoring is a regulated qualification which sits on the Regulated Qualification Frameworks. It is comprised of one mandatory unit with a choice of specialised pathways in either tailoring and/or cutting. The qualification is designed to support learners who would like to learn and be able to demonstrate highly skilled cutter and/or tailoring techniques and workmanship which could promote career opportunities within the bespoke and luxury garment market.
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.