The purpose of the course is to develop skills related to apparel pattern making. The course covers topics like pattern engineering, pattern grading, fabric preparation, pattern drafting, draping, sleeve, collar and pattern making tools.

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 Apparel Pattern Maker

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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Apparel Pattern Making Basics

  • What is Pattern Making?
  • Who is a Patternmaker?
  • What is the role of a Patternmaker?
  • Methods of Pattern Making
  • Pattern Engineering
  • Pattern Grading

Measuring Techniques

  • Understanding of Body & Its Measurements
  • Method of Measuring a Dress Form
  • Methods of Measuring

Fabric Preparation

  • Preparation of Fabric for Cutting
  • Grain and its Types
  • Importance of Grain in Cutting and Construction
  • Steps in Preparing the Fabric for Cutting


  • Tools of Pattern Making
  • Other Pattern Aids
  • Terminology
  • Symbols and Abbreviations

Pattern Drafting

  • Introduction to Pattern Drafting
  • Principles of Pattern Drafting and Pattern Details

Dart Manipulation

  • Dart Introduction
  • Styles Created by Shifting Blouse Darts


  • Introduction to Draping
  • Preparation of Body Form
  • Basic Bodice Front
  • Basic Back Bodice
  • Basic Sleeve

Garment Fitting

  • Introduction to Fit
  • Elements of Fit
  • Evaluating Fit
  • Other Factors in Fit
  • Methods of Fitting

Sleeve & its Types

  • Introduction to Sleeves
  • Sleeve Types
  • Sleeve Cap Height
  • General Principles
  • Sleeve Styles

Collar & Types

  • Collar Terms to Know
  • Collar Types
  • Collar Styles
  • Determining Collar Stand
  • Standards for Collars
  • Interfacing
  • Making a Collar
“Exam scheduling to be done through user account” / “Exam once scheduled cannot be cancelled”
Date of Examination
Examination Time
01:00 PM - 02:00 PM
02:30 PM - 03:30 PM
04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
05:30 PM - 06:30 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

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