Duration: 6 MONTHS

Course Syllabus

Course Title: Tailoring Skills Development Course 

Course Duration: 6 Months (Part-Time)

Course Overview: The Tailoring Skills Development Course is a comprehensive 6-month part-time program designed to empower Indian students with the essential skills and knowledge required for a successful career in tailoring and fashion. This course covers a wide range of tailoring techniques, including stitching, dress measurements, drafting patterns, and creating various clothing items for men, women, and children. The course emphasizes self-employment opportunities and career growth in the fashion industry.

Course Objectives:

  1. To teach students basic and advanced tailoring techniques.
  2. To provide in-depth knowledge of dress measurements and drafting patterns.
  3. To enable students to create a variety of clothing items for men, women, and children.
  4. To instill the importance of precision and attention to detail in tailoring.
  5. To prepare students for self-employment in the tailoring and fashion sector.

Course Teaching Methodology:

  • Practical Workshops: Hands-on training in tailoring techniques.
  • Demonstrations: Instructors demonstrate various sewing and drafting techniques.
  • Individual Projects: Students work on individual tailoring projects.
  • Pattern Making: Instruction on drafting patterns for different garments.
  • Measurement Techniques: Teaching accurate dress measurements.
  • Guest Lectures: Industry experts share insights into fashion and tailoring.
  • Portfolio Development: Students create a portfolio of their work.

Importance for Learners in Career Growth and Self-Employment:

  • Tailoring is a valuable skill in the fashion and clothing industry.
  • Self-employment opportunities as a tailor or fashion designer.
  • Tailoring skills can lead to entrepreneurship in the fashion business.
  • Personalized garments are in demand, creating business prospects.


Module 1: Basic Techniques in Tailoring

  • Introduction to Tailoring
  • Stitching Techniques
  • Dress Measurements and Techniques
  • Anatomy of Drafting Garments
  • Calculations and Drafting Patterns
  • Method to Fold the Fabric for Patterns
  • Terms Used in Tailoring

Module 2: Ladies Blouses

  • Plain Saree Blouse
  • Cut Blouse for a Saree
  • Raglan Blouse
  • Katori Blouse
  • Designer Blouse

Module 3: Salwar, Skirts & Frocks

  • Plain Salwar
  • Model Salwar
  • Patiala Salwar
  • Churidhar
  • Kameez
  • Kurtha
  • Ladies Shirt
  • Kalidhar Cut
  • Princess Cut

Module 4: Pants

  • Little Boys Uniform Pant
  • Divided Skirts for Girls
  • Pedal Pusher
  • Capri
  • Harem Pants
  • Ladies Pants
  • One-Piece Pants
  • Pleated Pants
  • Bell-Bottom Pants
  • Elephant Pants
  • Regular Pants

Module 5: Shirts

  • Little Boys Shirt
  • Nehru Shirt
  • Plain Shirt
  • Shirt with Yoke
  • Ladies Shirt
  • Shirts with Pockets & Collar

Module 6: Accessories

  • Bags
  • Belt
  • Cap
  • Hot Pads

Please note that the course contents can be adapted to meet specific learner requirements or location preferences. This syllabus ensures students gain comprehensive knowledge and hands-on experience in tailoring, preparing them for a successful career in the fashion industry or self-employment as skilled tailors or designers.

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