City & Guilds – Level 2


City & Guilds offers accredited courses in technical proficiency and skill development. IDC has been teaching City & Guilds for over 25 years and holds a wealth of industry and practical experience in teaching students the skills needed for the ever changing fashion industry. IDC has been credited with launching the careers of several designers and winning the prestigious Tailor Shears Award. IDC is an accredited City & Guilds training centre. We currently offer level 2 courses in the following …

  • Fashion wear – learn to design and make clothes, guided by our industry experienced tutors
  • Tailoring – learn the heritage skills required to tailor men’s and women’s wear traditional garments – remember Alexander McQueen started out as a tailor
  • Pattern Cutting – a skill much in demand by the fashion industry. Learn from established pattern cutters how to draft a pattern and convert a 2D design into a 3D garment
  • Textile Decorations – learn the skills of quilt making, textile design and craft construction with dying fabrics, sewing patterns into fabrics and textile design.

All City & Guilds are Level 2, charged at £2995 

We are one of the few City & Guilds accredited centres outside London that specialises in Fashion Design and Craft skills. IDC equips students with the necessary skills to obtain places at fashion colleges, including the famous St Martins, or help students to launch themselves into the fashion industry.