Fashion Design and Garment Making (Artisan) Certificate

KNEC

Certificate 2 years

This certificate in fashion design and garment making technology program promotes the trade of fashion and design through technical training which moulds students into fashion designers.

Overview

This fashion design and garment making course gives students the opportunity to explore the exciting world of design and begin to understand the background and knowledge needed to develop a career in this field. Students will develop the essential communication skills necessary to build a successful business and begin developing the kind of portfolio that will lead to future career opportunities.

Garment making is an organised activity consisting of sequential processes such as laying, marking, cutting, stitching, checking, finishing, pressing and packaging. This is a process of converting raw materials into finished products. 

Students in this field are often creative individuals looking to establish their own brands or to work for reputable designers.

Career prospects:

  • Fashion designer
  • garment maker
  • garment cutter
  • sample maker

Progression path:

  • Craft Certificate Fashion design and garment making

Objectives

This certificate in fashion design and garment making technology program promotes the trade of fashion and design through technical training which moulds students into fashion designers. Through study of color, fabric, sewing, technique and design, students learn the cornerstones of creating garments and offering them to clientele.

 

Entry requirements

The Minimum Entry Requirements are:

  • KCPE Certificate, or;
  • Equivalent qualification approved by KNEC.

The duration for the course is 2 years which includes a compulsory industrial attachment.

Colleges offering Fashion Design and Garment Making Artisan Certificate course

Beacon Technical Training Institute
Private College
Rongai Constituency
Rift Valley Institute of Science and Technology
Public College
Nakuru Town East Constituency
Rift Valley Institute of Business Studies
Private College
Nakuru Town East Constituency
Uthiru Vocational Training Center
Public College
Kabete Constituency
Mwangaza College
Private College
Nakuru Town East Constituency
Carlile College
Private College
Nairobi County

Entry requirements

The Minimum Entry Requirements are:

  • KCPE Certificate, or;
  • Equivalent qualification approved by KNEC.

The duration for the course is 2 years which includes a compulsory industrial attachment.


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