5-Day Essential Skills Courses - CAPE TOWN

Duration: Monday to Friday from 08h30 to 16h30.

Upcoming available dates:

 Cape Town Based:

All available course dates, locations and fees are listed on the registration form accessible via the bookings tab.
    49 Paradys Str, Brackenfell, or as per individual arrangement.
    R8 500 per person (start-up toolkit excluded) OR 
    R12 000 per person (start-up toolkit included).
    EFT & Card Payment options available.
    • 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 Muffin & Refreshments.


    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.