Centre of Excellence in Textiles

Training available:

A 16 week course to learn new skills to prepare for employment within the textile sector.

Training will initially cover:

  • Hand sewing
  • Machining
  • Mending

Training will be provided at the Centre of Excellence in Textiles in Hawick, which has direct links with employers in the sector.

Travel allowance may be available.

 What will I learn?

  • Vital skills within the textile sector
  • Communication skills
  • Team work skills
  • Health & Safety
  • First Aid

 What’s in it for me?

  • Learn new skills in an area with significant employment opportunities
  • Realise your potential
  • Build your confidence
  • Access career opportunities
  • A certificate of completion and the start to a qualification in Fashion and Textile Heritage

Want to find out more or apply for a place?

An assessment day will take place on Tuesday 19 February at the Heart of Hawick.

If you are interested in attending, or finding out more about the training available, contact:

Alistair Young,

Centre of Excellence in Textile Manager

01896 622701