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What opportunities will this course give me?

Eastleigh College offer a number of other textile courses - please browse the website for more information.

What will I be learning?

This course will provide further exploration and practice of more elaborate dressmaking techniques. You will learn how to make an item of your choice.

This course will include the topics of collars, pockets, fattening, and fine finishes.

A college certificate is available upon completion of the course.

Why is this course for me?

The course will be taught through a practical hands on approach, with theory sessions taking place only as needed.

What do I need to sign up?

This course is suitable for learners who have completed a beginners dressmaking course or those who have some dressmaking experience and can confidently operate a sewing machine.

Is there anything else I need to know?

Learners will require a sewing kit. Full details of what to bring will be provided before the first lesson.

Learners are welcome to bring their own sewing machine to the course. Your sewing machine must be a standard domestic machine in good working order.

Learners are responsible for purchasing necessary material, the cost of which will vary according to the project. In certain cases, the course tutor may source materials for you to purchase.

Application Information

Please note that all courses are subject to minimum numbers and course descriptions may be subject to change. A place on your chosen course is not confirmed until all of the necessary enrolment paperwork is signed and any relevant fees are paid. The team will be in touch to discuss this with you, once your application has been processed.

Course Code


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28/4/2022 - Apply Now


Eastleigh College

Session code





18:30 – 21:00





24+: £170.00

Session Venue Starts Days Time Weeks Fees* 24+ Fees*
C79C Eastleigh College 28/4/2022 Thur 18:30 – 21:00 8 £170.00 £170.00 Apply now

* Please note that although this tool looks to give customers the best indication of course costs, a final cost can only be confirmed once all submitted information is verified by our information, advice and guidance team.

Need some further advice?

If you require further advice and guidance about any course costs and/or the funding options available to you, the College has a dedicated Adult and Community Learning team who can be contacted on telephone 023 8091 1270.