Industrial Sewing Program

Industrial Sewing Program Overview

  • 11 weeks per Certificate program
  • 3 sessions per week
  • 3 hours per session
  • 8 to 12 participants per cohort
  • Manual and materials included in program fees

Program Details

Learn about the manufacturing process and how to operate industrial sewing equipment.

Courses include:

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Learn the single needle lockstitch and serger

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communication

Workplace safety and communications

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Networking with like minded people

 

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Different types of fabrics, threads, and needles

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Cutting

zippers       Zippers iron    Pressing and finishing

Specialization

After the first 7 weeks, participants will have an opportunity to develop their skills in a specific area, or continue to consolidate the skills they have learned.

To be eligible for WorkBC funding, all participants must:

  • Self-identify as a person with a disability or mental health issue (documentation and/or diagnosis is beneficial but not necessary)
  • Be age 16 and above
  • Not be on EI

Upcoming program start dates:

Industrial Program:

  • Monday, May 15th, 2017 to Friday, July 28th, 2017
  • Monday, September 18th, 2017 to Friday, December 1st, 2017
  • Monday, January 8th, 2018 to Friday, March 30th, 2018

Interested in what we do and what it looks like? Check out our online photos!

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