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Fashion Technology

Working with fabrics to cut and create clothes for clients from high-end fashion to the latest store designs high street.

Fashion Technology could be for you if you like:

  • Being creative
  • Using computers
  • Using tools

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A strong sense of fashion trends and appreciation of fabrics are two of the core skills of fashion technology.

Whether designers are creating prototypes for mass production or unique bespoke garments for a single client they will be expected to know how to source, buy, and store raw materials and fabrics and then translate designs into wearable clothes for any occasion.

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Recent medallists in Fashion Technology

WorldSkills Kazan 2019

  • Photo of Caiyun Wen

    Caiyun Wen

    China
    Gold

  • Photo of Gabriella Louise dos Santos Silva

    Gabriella Louise dos Santos Silva

    Brazil
    Silver

  • Photo of YOU-SYUAN KE

    YOU-SYUAN KE

    Chinese Taipei
    Silver

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Occupational Standard

The WorldSkills Occupational Standard specifies the knowledge, understanding and specific skills that underpin international best practice in technical and vocational performance. It should reflect a shared global understanding of what the associated work role(s) or occupation(s) represent for industry and business.

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