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Certificate II in Applied Fashion Design and Technology

Career Area:Creative Industries, Fashion & Media National Code:LMT21707
Certificate II in Applied Fashion Design and TechnologyThis course is for people who want an introduction to basic design and
development skills and knowledge to prepare them for work in a creative and
production oriented environment within the fashion industry.

Depending on the electives selected, you will learn about different aspects of
the fashion industry, including:
- basic sketching;
- identifying design processes;
- identifying and selecting fibres and fabrics;
- a limited range of product development processes such as basic pattern
modification, machining, making and finishing of a simple garment
and dyeing and printing techniques to produce Aboriginal textile
designs.

In a highly supervised training environment you will learn what it is like to
work in the fashion industry, and how to work safely and produce high quality
products.

This is a hands-on course that allows for some creative expression to develop
and be displayed in the practical projects undertaken.

This course is also available to high school students as a TAFE delivered 4 unit
/ 2 year Higher School Certificate TVET Content Endorsed Course.

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Pathways into the qualification
Units that have been achieved through completion of the LMT11107 Certificate I
in Textiles Clothing and Footwear may be credited towards the Certificate II
when they are also included in the unit lists for this qualification.

This qualification includes units LMTFD2002B, LMTFD2003B and LMTFD2004B which,
when selected, must be applied in an indigenous Australian context.

Career Pathways

This course is intended as an introduction to the fashion industry, and will
help you make an informed decision about pursuing further training for a career
in the industry.

Prior Learning

For further information please refer to the Recognition area of the Hunter TAFE website.

Students with Disabilities

If you are considering studying with Hunter TAFE and are unsure what impact your disability may have on your study, please feel free to contact Disability Services to find out!

Delivery Locations, Important Dates, Study Options and Timetables

Newcastle Campus

Course Availability

Start Date Study Options How to Enrol Proposed Timetable Fees & Charges Units of Competency Important Information
Various Part Time Day
6hrs/Week for 17 weeks
This training is subsidised by the NSW Government.

Students are required to attend one enrolment session to finalise their enrolment.

Date: Monday, 29 May 2017
Time: 9.30am to 12.30pm
Location: Newcastle Campus, Building D, Second Floor, Room 11 (D.D.2.11)
Or
Date: Tuesday, 20 June 2017
Time: 10.00am
Location: Newcastle Campus, Building D, Second Floor, Room 2 (D.D.2.2)

If you cannot attend the enrolment session please make an online enquiry or contact us on 131 225.

To confirm your eligibility for subsidised training you will need to provide a valid Unique Student Identifier (USI). Create your USI . You are also required to provide evidence of your living location or confirmation of employment in NSW and proof of citizenship. Please bring either:

- Australian green Medicare Card
- An Australian or New Zealand Birth Certificate
- Australian or New Zealand Passport
- Naturalisation Certificate

For Permanent Residents or Humanitarian Visa holders, a Certificate of Evidence of Resident Status (CERS) or a Humanitarian Visa is accepted.

Evidence is required to support applications for fee concessions or exemptions. Such as:

- A valid Centrelink Customer Reference Number (CRN) or DVA number with the date of grant; or
- A letter from a medical practitioner, appropriate government agency or specialised allied health professional indicating a clear additional need as a result of a disability.

Jobseekers are required to provide full details of:
- jobactive provider details and
- jobseeker identification (JSID) number

To plan for your enrolment session please refer to the Enrolment Readiness Checklist

This course is also available as a Traineeship.

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Classes will run on Friday, 9.30am to 3.00pm The 2017 Smart and Skilled prices for this qualification are:

First Qualification Fee is $1,320.00
Second Qualification Fee is $1,580.00

The Concession Fee is $160.00. You may also be eligible for a fee exemption. Your eligibility for a concession or exemption will be confirmed at enrolment.

The fees indicated above are based on students who have been approved for training subsidised by the NSW Government. If you do not qualify for training subsidised by the NSW Government, please do not hesitate to contact us on 131 225 to find out how we can assist you to achieve your study and career goals.

Students can pay their fee upfront or undertake an Instalment Plan which will commence at the time of enrolment. The Fee and Refund Policy advises students of their obligations with regards to student fees and additional costs, and eligibility requirements for refunds. A copy of the Instalment Plan Agreement and the Fee and Refund policy can be found on the TAFE NSW – Hunter & Central Coast website.

If your employer is covering the cost of your student fees, a letter or purchase order from your employer is required.

Costs associated with work experience and field trips such as food, transport and accommodation will be at the student’s own expense.

This is an indication of what Units of Competency may be studied in this qualification, and will be confirmed prior to enrolment. To discuss with a member of our team, submit an enquiry online or call 131 225.


  • LMTCL2001B - Use a sewing machine
  • LMTCL2003B - Identify fibres and fabrics
  • LMTFD2001B - Design and produce a simple garment
  • LMTFD2005B - Identify design process for fashion designs
  • LMTGN2001B - Follow defined OHS policies and procedures
  • LMTGN2002B - Apply quality standards
  • MSAENV272B - Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
Other Information

Applicants are required to attend an information session and 10 min interview to enrol in this course.

This course offers an introduction to basic pattern making and sewing skills.

This qualification has become superseded across Australia and an updated version of this qualification will soon be available. This means that we may continue to deliver the old qualification for 12 months from the date of change. Students enrolling during this time must complete the qualification by the transition date or transition to a new qualification when it becomes available. Transitioning to a new qualification will not result in financial penalty.

Further information will be provided during the time of your enrolment. To talk about transition dates or for help to identify the right course for you, please contact us.

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Newcastle Campus campus
Semester: Semester Various,
Study Options: Part Time Day, 6hrs/Week, 17W weeks
How to Enrol: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government.

Students are required to attend one enrolment session to finalise their enrolment.

Date: Monday, 29 May 2017
Time: 9.30am to 12.30pm
Location: Newcastle Campus, Building D, Second Floor, Room 11 (D.D.2.11)
Or
Date: Tuesday, 20 June 2017
Time: 10.00am
Location: Newcastle Campus, Building D, Second Floor, Room 2 (D.D.2.2)

If you cannot attend the enrolment session please make an online enquiry or contact us on 131 225.

To confirm your eligibility for subsidised training you will need to provide a valid Unique Student Identifier (USI). Create your USI . You are also required to provide evidence of your living location or confirmation of employment in NSW and proof of citizenship. Please bring either:

- Australian green Medicare Card
- An Australian or New Zealand Birth Certificate
- Australian or New Zealand Passport
- Naturalisation Certificate

For Permanent Residents or Humanitarian Visa holders, a Certificate of Evidence of Resident Status (CERS) or a Humanitarian Visa is accepted.

Evidence is required to support applications for fee concessions or exemptions. Such as:

- A valid Centrelink Customer Reference Number (CRN) or DVA number with the date of grant; or
- A letter from a medical practitioner, appropriate government agency or specialised allied health professional indicating a clear additional need as a result of a disability.

Jobseekers are required to provide full details of:
- jobactive provider details and
- jobseeker identification (JSID) number

To plan for your enrolment session please refer to the Enrolment Readiness Checklist

This course is also available as a Traineeship.
Proposed Timetable: Classes will run on Friday, 9.30am to 3.00pm
Information Session:
Fees & Charges: The 2017 Smart and Skilled prices for this qualification are:

First Qualification Fee is $1,320.00
Second Qualification Fee is $1,580.00

The Concession Fee is $160.00. You may also be eligible for a fee exemption. Your eligibility for a concession or exemption will be confirmed at enrolment.

The fees indicated above are based on students who have been approved for training subsidised by the NSW Government. If you do not qualify for training subsidised by the NSW Government, please do not hesitate to contact us on 131 225 to find out how we can assist you to achieve your study and career goals.

Students can pay their fee upfront or undertake an Instalment Plan which will commence at the time of enrolment. The Fee and Refund Policy advises students of their obligations with regards to student fees and additional costs, and eligibility requirements for refunds. A copy of the Instalment Plan Agreement and the Fee and Refund policy can be found on the TAFE NSW – Hunter & Central Coast website.

If your employer is covering the cost of your student fees, a letter or purchase order from your employer is required.

Costs associated with work experience and field trips such as food, transport and accommodation will be at the student’s own expense.
Units of Competency:

This is an indication of what Units of Competency may be studied in this qualification, and will be confirmed prior to enrolment. To discuss with a member of our team, submit an enquiry online or call 131 225.


  • LMTCL2001B - Use a sewing machine
  • LMTCL2003B - Identify fibres and fabrics
  • LMTFD2001B - Design and produce a simple garment
  • LMTFD2005B - Identify design process for fashion designs
  • LMTGN2001B - Follow defined OHS policies and procedures
  • LMTGN2002B - Apply quality standards
  • MSAENV272B - Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
Important Information: Other Information

Applicants are required to attend an information session and 10 min interview to enrol in this course.

This course offers an introduction to basic pattern making and sewing skills.

This qualification has become superseded across Australia and an updated version of this qualification will soon be available. This means that we may continue to deliver the old qualification for 12 months from the date of change. Students enrolling during this time must complete the qualification by the transition date or transition to a new qualification when it becomes available. Transitioning to a new qualification will not result in financial penalty.

Further information will be provided during the time of your enrolment. To talk about transition dates or for help to identify the right course for you, please contact us.

Disclaimer

Courses will run subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability is subject to review and change.