Course 1: The role of a production Machinist
Developed by industry leaders
The wonderful world of fashion and textiles shifts and evolves every second, with technically talented teams of individuals involved in the creation of just one garment, contending with ever-changing styles, trends and techniques.
At UKFT, we are always looking to the future. We’re committed to nurturing emerging talent by providing engaging, accessible education to anyone with an interest in any part of the fashion and textiles industry. UKFT Academy embraces training at all levels, and offers interesting, up-to-date online courses both for new entrants and industry professionals.
From learning how to sew a seam to discovering technical textiles, our courses will develop your skills and understanding to support you in your career.
Read below to find out more about how UKFT Academy works, and how to get started.
As the UK’s largest fashion and textiles network, we’ve worked with hundreds of established brands and businesses to promote and support them and the industry. UKFT Academy is host to tailor-made, specialised courses, designed in collaboration with fashion and textile industry leaders.
Every course we provide is guaranteed to be up-to-date, relevant and informative. We focus on practical skills used across the supply chain, providing you with extensive information and supporting the development of technical expertise. The courses use videos and activities to engage learners and encourage, interaction and workplace application throughout.
Fit your learning around your current routine by completing what you have time for and saving your progress for your next session, with no need to travel to and from a classroom. We encourage learners to complete short, regular study sessions, apply learning to the workplace and mould each course to their job role and personal study habits.