New Zealand Certificate in Apparel and Fashion Technology (Patternmaking)

Whitecliffe College of Arts and Design

Subject area

Garment Making

Qualification

Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.

Entry requirements

It is recommended that people enrolling in this qualification hold the New Zealand Certificate in Apparel and Fashion Technology (Level 3) [Ref: 2607], or have demonstrated equivalent skills and knowledge in the apparel and fashion manufacturing environment.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide the apparel and fashion manufacturing sector with people who are able to make and adapt flat patterns for a range of unstructured garments according to customer requirements and organisational procedures.

This qualification is suitable for people who wish to train in patternmaking in the apparel and fashion manufacturing sector, or to recognise the specific technical skills and knowledge of patternmakers already employed in the industry.

Graduates will be capable of self-management of learning and performance under broad guidance.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Engineering and Related Technologies at this level can earn:

$31,000

Median earnings one year after study

$35,000

Median earnings two years after study

$42,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

60%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Tū i te ora scholarship

Provided by:

Northland Regional Council

Website:

https://www.nrc.govt.nz/your-council/work-with-us/funding-and-awards/

Value:

$3000

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Rural Women New Zealand Education Fund

Provided by:

Rural Women New Zealand

Website:

https://ruralwomennz.nz/services/charitable-grants/

Value:

Up to $500.00

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (09) 3095970
Fax: (09) 302 2957
Email: darrynm@whitecliffe.ac.nz
Web: http://www.whitecliffe.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

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