What will I learn?

A holistic introduction to the textile and fashion industry understanding the process of design till finished goods focusing on production, sourcing, costing and marketing. Participants will gain the basic comprehension of textile fundamentals, ability to apprehend the processes for apparel production, elementary skills in production drawing, applying production tracking skills till marketing of their finished goods.

Course Structure

Participants will complete 8 module as follows:

  • Building Quality In The Fashion Industry
  • Sourcing, Costing and Tracking
  • Understanding Fashion Retail Buying
  • Basic Production Drawing
  • Apparel Production and Technical Specification
  • Interpret Textiles
  • E-Fashion Business
  • Social Media Marketing

Graduation Requirements

  • Minimum 75% attendance for every module
  • Must be assessed 'COMPETENT' in every module

Certificate Issuance

Upon successful completion of each module within the course, you will be awarded the Workforce Skills Qualification (WSQ) Statement of Attainment (SOA) by SkillsFuture Singapore. After successful completion of all modules within the course, you will be awarded the WSQ Advanced Certificate in Fashion Technology (Merchandising & Marketing), and the Advanced Certificate in Fashion Business certification by TaF.tc. WSQ certification is nationally endorsed and recognised by industry partners.

Career Opportunities

  • Retail Professional
  • Assistant Merchandiser
  • Product Development Executive
  • Assistant Designer
  • Marketing Executive
  • Assistant Buyer
  • Sourcing Executive

Which department am I in?

Textile and Fashion Industry Training Centre

Study options

Online/Distance with attendance (5 Months (Part-Time))

Tuition fees
Full course fee: SG $6,265
Start date

Expected July 2022


Textile and Fashion Industry Training Centre

298 Tiong Bahru Road,

Central Plaza #14-06,

168730, Singapore

Entry requirements

For international students

  • Aged 16 years and above AND
  • High School Diploma equivalent to GCE ‘N’ Levels with minimum grade C6 for 3 subjects, including English and Mathematics AND
  • IELTS score 4.5 or TOEFL score 450

All students are required to have basic computing skills - i.e. able to turn on the laptop, use the mouse, drag and drop files, use online search engines for research; and be a competent user of Microsoft Office.