Inland & Coastal other than CT: 5-Day Essential Skills Course

Duration: Mostly Monday to Friday from 08h30 to 16h30.
Upcoming Dates:

SA Based, other than Cape Town:  Registration form accessible via the BOOKINGS TAB

 PRETORIA:                 R14 000   

22 to 26 Aug 2022          

Lynnwood Conference Centre, 435 Flinders Lane, Lynnwood, Pretoria


RANDBURG:              R14 000 

29 Aug to 2 Sep           

Oaklands Inn & Conference Centre, 236A Oak Avenue, Ferndale,  Randburg   

    Venue: To be confirmed per course location.
    Cost: From  R13,500   per person (start-up toolkit included).
    • Refer to our online store for all items included in the start-up toolkit to the value of R3,500.
    • 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 light lunch will be served during a 30-minute break.
    • 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.