Craft Certificate in Fashion Design and Garment Making Technology

The Craft Certificate in Fashion Design and Garment Making Technology course is concerned with classifying textile materials, communicating effectively, use computer skills and carry out a given task in yarn and fabric formation in order to produce textile materials.

Persons at this level of competence have useful skills which are required for the performance of routine tasks applicable in the trade.


  • A Minimum KCSE Grade of D or the equivalent
  • Exam Body: KNEC

Course structure and modules

Module I

  • Information Communication Technology (ICT)
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Mathematics
  • General Information
  • Textile Making Knowledge
  • Art and Design
  • Fashion Design and Sketching
  • Pattern Drafting and Grading I
  • Workshop Organization and Management
  • Tie and Dye
  • Fabric Printing

Module II

  • Communication Skills
  • Life Skills
  • Pattern Drafting and Grading II
  • Garment Cutting
  • Garment Making Practical for women
  • Garment Making Practical for Men
  • Embroidery
  • Batik
  • Trade Project

Mode of study

  • Online
  • Part time
  • Regular

Career opportunities

  • Fashion Designer
  • Garment Constructor
  • Supervisor
  • Garment Cutter
  • Pattern Cutter
  • Textile Designer
  • Sample Maker
  • Fashion Stylist

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You will be taught by enthusiastic staff with vast experience in their fields, experts who place great emphasis on preparing you for success in further study, in your career, and in life.