Cutting-edge fit, quality, and logistics training for experienced designers, technical
designers, patternmakers, production personnel and product developers involved in
sourcing of intimate apparel and swimwear garments.
Not all courses are offered every semester.
Links direct you to current offerings.
A total of 10 courses (9 required and 1 personal choice) is needed to complete this certificate.
Required courses (recommended in this order):
SXL 100 Intro to Intimates and Swimwear Product Development and Manufacture
SXP 105 Quality Fashion: How to Make It, How to Deliver It
SXL 200 Bra Development and Design Fundamentals
SXL 300 Intimate / Swim Patternmaking and Grading
SXL 400 Intimate / Swim Technical Design/ Manufacturing Methods
SXL 425 Intimate / Swim Textiles and Trims
SXL 450 Intimate/ Swim Product Creation and Line Development
SXL 480 Intimate/ Swim Market Forecasting, Planning, and Sustainable Sourcing (online course)
SXL 500 Intimate/ Swim Development Studio
Personal choice courses* (choose 1)
SXF 020 Costing: How to Win the Garment Game
SXP 262 Basics of Patternmaking
CTD 131 Creating Complete Tech Packs in Illustrator
CTD 100 Illustrator I
SXF 140 The Product Developer's Guide to Social Networking, Blogging, and Fashion Digital Marketing (online course)
SXP 250 How to Write Garment Specs for Improved Manufacturing Consistency
Facilitator: Camille Block
Students interested in a Professional Development Certificate of Completion must file an Affidavit Certificate Declaration after completing the first class of the certificate program. This will also enable you to obtain your official FIT ID. Getting Started with a Noncredit Certificate Program