Student attending a full-time course in a workroom with tailoring mannequin in the background

New Tailoring Courses

Short Courses Online Classes: tailoring courses in pattern construction for bespoke garments, for male and female figure type as well as the custom shirt and the ever popular hand button hole class are all available in online format this October. In-Person Classes: the long-awaited Custom Shirt… Read more

An under collar, marked for proposed adjustments following the forward fitting.

Online Tailoring 2023/24

Can it be done on screen? That is the question when considering an online course, especially learning practical skills. Having had to switch to remote delivery during the pandemic, we learned there are even upsides to learning on screen: we now use ‘Zoom-in-the-Room’ even for classroom… Read more

Last Few Places

*** Fully booked for 2023/24. Admissions open shortly for 2024/25 *** The Level 5 Diploma in Bespoke Tailoring (RQF) continues to grow its reputation as a government regulated qualification for those who want to build their bespoke tailoring and cutting skills to a professional level.… Read more

UKFT awards Approval

We are delighted to announce the UK Fashion and Textile Association UKFT has awarded the first course on our new International Programme its stamp of approval! In recognition of its high delivery and assessment standards, the Sector Skills Body will list the Bespoke Jacket course alongside its… Read more

Apply Now

… for your place on our 2023/24 Level 5 Diploma course: We have had an exiting academic year culminating in the award of accreditation by the British Accreditation Council (BAC) and approval of our new International Programme by the UK Fashion and Textiles Association, UKFT… Read more

Going International

We are thrilled to announce that, following a rigorous process of inspection, the Tailoring Academy was awarded accreditation by the British Accreditation Council, obtaining the leading mark of educational quality within the independent further and higher education sector. The council’s independent panel of experts judged that… Read more