5-Day Comprehensive Craft & Skills Training Courses - OTHER THAN CAPE TOWN

Duration: Mostly Monday to Friday from 08h30 to 16h30.
25 to 29 Sep:      Ferndale,  Johannesburg 
20 to 24 Nov:      Swakopmund 
To be confirmed per course location. 
Courses are priced individually, based on where your participate.
All available course dates, locations & fees are listed on the registration form accessible via the bookings tab.
Payment options:  EFT or Debit/Credit Card, RCS, Mobicred.
  • Refer to our online store for all items included in the start-up toolkit to the value of R3,750.
  • Leather and all else you need to manufacture at least a belt sample and one of a Laptop Bag, Handbag, Tote Bag or Back-Pack.
  • Patterns in addition to those of the items you manufactured.
  • Daily muffin & refreshments.


Key areas to be covered:
Introduction to types of leather, reading leather & leather care.
The practical use and maintenance of hand tools.
Hand-stitching techniques.
Coloring of vegetable tanned leather.
Basic product & pattern design, layout and cutting.
Manufacturing from start to finish, workflow, lining, fitment of zips, hardware, straps, handles, and slings.
Supplier information and notes on product costing.