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Certificate II in Applied Fashion Design and Technology

Career Area:Creative Industries, Fashion & Media National Code:MST20616
Certificate II in Applied Fashion Design and TechnologyThis qualification provides an introductory overview of skills applied in the fashion industry. It includes skills used in the design and production of garments and millinery, as well as in the development of unique fashion and textile designs used in Indigenous Australian culture.

The qualification is designed to apply in a highly supervised context, such as VET in Schools, or other equivalent introduction to fashion industry environments.

There are no specific licences that relate to this qualification. However, some units in this qualification may have licensing or regulatory requirements in some environments. Local regulations should be checked for details.

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Career Pathways

Fashion Design Assistant
Indigenous Design Textile Printer

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
09-02-2018 Part Time Day
6hrs/Week for 18 weeks
This training is subsidised by the NSW Government.

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

Date: Tuesday, 5 December 2017
Time: 10.00am to 12.00pm
Location: Newcastle Campus, Building DD, Second Floor, Room 11 (DD.2.11)
Or
Date: Tuesday, 23 January 2018
Time: 10.00am to 12.00pm
Location: Newcastle Campus, Building DD, Second Floor, Room 11 (DD.2.11)

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

Details of eligibility for subsidised training are available here.

A valid Unique Student Identifier (USI) is required. Create your USI.

The following evidence is required to support your application for a training subsidy and must be provided at the time of enrolment:
- Australian green Medicare Card
- An Australian or New Zealand Birth Certificate
- Australian or New Zealand Passport
- Naturalisation Certificate or
- For Permanent Residents or Humanitarian Visa holders, a Certificate of Evidence of Resident Status (CERS) or a Humanitarian Visa is required.

For a concession or exemption evidence required is either a:
- valid Centrelink Customer Reference Number (CRN) or DVA number with the date of grant or
- 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 and
- personal jobseeker identification (JSID) number.

Non NSW residents need to provide confirmation of employment in NSW.

This course is also available as a Traineeship.

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Classes will run on Friday, 9.30am to 3.30pm. Smart and Skilled Second Qual: $1,580.00

The 2018 Smart and Skilled prices for this qualification are:

First Qualification: $1,320.00
Second Qualification: $1,580.00
Concession Fees: $160.00

Some students may be eligible for a fee exemption or a Fee-Free Scholarship.

Your enrolment is not complete and you are not entitled to attend class and/or participate in training until you have paid either the relevant student fee, a concession fee or have been exempted from the student fee. You may have the option to pay your student fee in more than one instalment. The first payment is due when you enrol. More information on your rights and responsibilities can be found here

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.

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

Costs associated with work experience and field trips such as food, transport and accommodation are 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.


  • MSMENV272 - Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
  • MSMWHS200 - Work safely
  • MSS402051 - Apply quality standards
  • MSTCL2011 - Draw and interpret a basic sketch
  • MSTML1001 - Make a simple headpiece
  • MSTML2001 - Identify materials used in millinery
  • MSTML2002 - Make flat patterns for millinery
  • MSTML2003 - Produce and attach millinery trims
  • MSTML2005 - Place and cut millinery patterns
  • MSTML2006 - Make millinery with flat pattern components
  • MSTML2007 - Block and shape millinery by hand
  • MSTML2008 - Assemble simple blocked millinery components
  • MSTML2009 - Apply millinery sewing and adhesion techniques
Other Information

Applicants are required to attend an information session and 10 min interview to enrol in this course. This course will introduce basic Millinery techniques and is suitable for those interested in creating headwear.

To plan for your enrolment session please refer to the Course Enrolment Guide.

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Newcastle Campus campus
Semester: Semester 09-02-2018,
Study Options: Part Time Day, 6hrs/Week, 18W 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: Tuesday, 5 December 2017
Time: 10.00am to 12.00pm
Location: Newcastle Campus, Building DD, Second Floor, Room 11 (DD.2.11)
Or
Date: Tuesday, 23 January 2018
Time: 10.00am to 12.00pm
Location: Newcastle Campus, Building DD, Second Floor, Room 11 (DD.2.11)

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

Details of eligibility for subsidised training are available here.

A valid Unique Student Identifier (USI) is required. Create your USI.

The following evidence is required to support your application for a training subsidy and must be provided at the time of enrolment:
- Australian green Medicare Card
- An Australian or New Zealand Birth Certificate
- Australian or New Zealand Passport
- Naturalisation Certificate or
- For Permanent Residents or Humanitarian Visa holders, a Certificate of Evidence of Resident Status (CERS) or a Humanitarian Visa is required.

For a concession or exemption evidence required is either a:
- valid Centrelink Customer Reference Number (CRN) or DVA number with the date of grant or
- 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 and
- personal jobseeker identification (JSID) number.

Non NSW residents need to provide confirmation of employment in NSW.

This course is also available as a Traineeship.
Proposed Timetable: Classes will run on Friday, 9.30am to 3.30pm.
Information Session:
Fees & Charges: Smart and Skilled Second Qual: $1,580.00

The 2018 Smart and Skilled prices for this qualification are:

First Qualification: $1,320.00
Second Qualification: $1,580.00
Concession Fees: $160.00

Some students may be eligible for a fee exemption or a Fee-Free Scholarship.

Your enrolment is not complete and you are not entitled to attend class and/or participate in training until you have paid either the relevant student fee, a concession fee or have been exempted from the student fee. You may have the option to pay your student fee in more than one instalment. The first payment is due when you enrol. More information on your rights and responsibilities can be found here

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.

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

Costs associated with work experience and field trips such as food, transport and accommodation are 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.


  • MSMENV272 - Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
  • MSMWHS200 - Work safely
  • MSS402051 - Apply quality standards
  • MSTCL2011 - Draw and interpret a basic sketch
  • MSTML1001 - Make a simple headpiece
  • MSTML2001 - Identify materials used in millinery
  • MSTML2002 - Make flat patterns for millinery
  • MSTML2003 - Produce and attach millinery trims
  • MSTML2005 - Place and cut millinery patterns
  • MSTML2006 - Make millinery with flat pattern components
  • MSTML2007 - Block and shape millinery by hand
  • MSTML2008 - Assemble simple blocked millinery components
  • MSTML2009 - Apply millinery sewing and adhesion techniques
Important Information: Other Information

Applicants are required to attend an information session and 10 min interview to enrol in this course. This course will introduce basic Millinery techniques and is suitable for those interested in creating headwear.

To plan for your enrolment session please refer to the Course Enrolment Guide.

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.