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Beginners Garment Construction

The Beginners’ Garment Construction short course will provide you with the essential skills to construct a basic garment.

In addition, a sewing sample file is developed with basic sewing techniques for your reference.

By doing the course you will learn how to:

  • Construct everyday items of clothing such as jeans, blouses and a boned bustier.
  • Build a sewing sample file comprising of a variety of zips, seams, facings, hems, pockets, darts, button holes and buttons as well as waistbands and collars.
  • Have a good understanding of professional terminology
  • Understand and execute correct fabric cutting layouts and fabric cutting techniques

With these skills you will be creating three dimensional garments, mastering, executing and practicing our specialized construction techniques and utilizing all of the Villioti refined secrets.

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24 Weeks | 6 Months

Short Courses run once a week in the evenings from 17:00pm to 21:00pm or on Saturday mornings from 09:00am to 13:00pm and Saturday afternoons from 13:30pm – 17:30pm.



Certificate of completion (Non-credit bearing)



Successfully completing this short course, will allow you to include it in your portfolio of evidence for consideration for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Find out more about RPL here.


A Securing Deposit is required to secure a position in the course.

Option A – R9 800
Option B – R10 300

*Option B is applicable if you secure financial aid with Capitec Education Finance. Apply Online for lower monthly payment options to fit your Budget.

All fees are valid until the 31st October 2024.

Each short course has an additional payment for equipment which varies from course to course. Specialist equipment is supplied by Villioti and allow a budget for consumables.


If you want to pursue a career in fashion, a qualification from Villioti Fashion Institute is the ideal way into the industry. No matter which avenue of fashion you’re interested in, we offer fashion qualifications that align perfectly with the needs and trends of the industry.

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