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Certified Sewing Operator

How It Works

  1. 1. Select Certification & Register
  2. 2. Receive a.) Online e Learning Access (LMS)    b.) Hard copy - study material
  3. 3. Take exam online anywhere, anytime
  4. 4. Get certified & Increase Employability

Test Details

  • Duration: 60 minutes
  • No. of questions: 50
  • Maximum marks: 50, Passing marks: 25 (50%).
  • There is NO negative marking in this module.
  • Online exam.

Benefits of Certification

Rs.3,478 /-

Vskills has developed a new strategic framework for Skill Development for early school leavers and existing workers, especially in the unorganized sector to improve their employability called Trade Employable Skills (TES).

Trade Employable Skills does effective assessment and certification of candidates in different trade disciplines like Electrical, Electronics, Agriculture, Chemical, Automobile, IT, etc to make them job ready.

Why should one take this certification?

To demonstrate clear understanding and practical aspects and to get a visible recognition for this knowledge.

Table of Content

Practice Test

Companies that hire Sewing Operator

All small and medium companies need certified employees who have the requisite skills. There are more jobs opening up in the economy on a regular basis with the fast growth of the country.

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Sewing machine: types – parts – maintenance
  • Types of sewing machines
  • The treadle sewing machine and its parts
  • Spool pin (No18)
  • Thread guide (No6)
  • Tension disc
  • Take up lever
  • Face plate
  • Presser foot lifter
  • Stitch regulator
  • Stitch regulator
  • Bobbin winter
  • Stop motion screw
  • Slide plate or  throat plate
  • Feed dog
  • Sewing machine needles
  • Care and maintenance of the machine
  • Cleaning
  • Oiling
  • Stitch formation
  • Stitch balance
  • Adjusting the stitch length
  • Selection of thread and needle
  • Plackets
  • Troubleshooting While stitch with machine


  • Bound neck opening
  • Italian placket
  • Continuous plackets
  • One-piece placket
  • Centre front opening-box pleat style

Faced placket-two piece placket


Zipper plackets

  • Zipper plackets
  • Types of zipper application
  • Centered
  • Lapped
  • Fly front
  • Invisible
  • Open-end
  • Installation tips
  • To shorten a zipper
  • Enlarging seam allowance
  • Reduce bulk
  • To shorten a zipper
  • Pockets

Pocket position

  • Patch pocket
  • Slashed pockets
  • Flap pocket
  • Inseam pockets
  • Front-hip jocket
  • Hints for stitching pockets


  • Describe the yoke and its usage.
  • Shirt yoke:

Button loops

  • Explain the button loops and their uses.


  • Describe the binding and its application.


  • Decorative facing
  • Calculate material requirements for facings single and joined Solution
  • Exercises for practice
  • Material requirements for bias strips
  • Joined bias strips
  • Explanation
  • Exercises
  • Quality
  • Good quality
  • quality in garments:
  • cutting
  • sewing
  • pressing
  • cleanliness

Stand collar

  • Stand collar are of two types:
  • Objectives:
  •  Explain about collars.
  • Types of collar:

Rolled collar & shawl collar

  • Describe the rolled and construction features.
  • Rolled collar

Flat collar

  • Explain flat collars its application.
  • Understand the importance of quality in garments.
  • Flat collar


  • Name the different types of cuffs
  • Explain their construction principles.

Special attachments

  • Explain about the special attachments and their special operation
  • Repair of garments
  • Unpicking machine stitches stitches
  • Using a seam ripper
  • Using scissors to remove stitches
  • Mending a seam
  • Repairing fabric under a button
  • Repairing a button hole
  • Repairing elastic
  • Repair of gent’s shirts

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