Certificate In Pattern Making


To introduce a participant to pattern making and complete garments. Students will manipulate all patterns in class with the assistance of the lecturers and construct parts of garments under each topic with fabric and get the hands-on experience of sewing.

Syllabus / Content

  • Introduction to flat pattern making, understanding the human anatomy and measurements
  • Basic Bodice (Ladies)
  • Basic Skirt
  • Men’s Shirt Block
  • Basic Trouser – Ladies / men’s
  • Basic stylization techniques – style lines – dart manipulation
  • Basic sleeve types – ladies
  • Collar types
  • Saree jacket
  • Sewing techniques, Seam constructions, Pressing and finishing

Entry Requirements

Anybody who is interested in developing skills in pattern making; No education qualifications are mandatory prerequisites but preferably the participant should have followed at least GCE (O/L) and should be able to understand basic English.

Fee & Funding

LKR 48,000


Assignments - 40% (Continuous Assessment) and Final Project/Examination – 60%

Course Director(s)

Mr.Chanuka Waththegama

Lectures & Practicals

Saturdays (9 am – 4 pm)