The Fashion and Textiles Apprenticeship program is an exclusive combination of training and career specific work experience. The apprentice will be working with one employer for the entire course and will enable the learner to develop skills in the industry and provide opportunity for both the employer and the learner to develop a long and sustainable relationship.
Learners will complete between 11 and 13 units of study over the garment technology pathway for the duration of 12-18 months which will advance their skills to fit in with the industry for production. You will work closely alongside your supervisor and other staff members and gain valuable knowledge of the industry you are working with. This could be a variety of manufacturers that produce work wear, sportswear, fashion garments, transportation, food industry products, bridal wear etc.
You will focus on the sewing aspect of manufacture and increase your skills and quality in this area as well as developing product knowledge of the industry. You will understand how a manufacturing company operates within the textile industry.