Fashion training courses and schools
Fashion Design and Merchandising programs, certificates, diplomas and degrees

Total 193 training course(s)/program(s) at schools in Canada.



Centre for Arts and Technology

Training Centre/Campus: Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
Phone No.: 1-866-860-2787

Fashion Design & Merchandising (Diploma)

Course Format: Public Course / Instructor-Led / Open Enrollment  V

You’ll learn: Research and Inspiration—Trend Forecasting—Textile and Art Design—Creative Design—Technical Design—Product Development—Global Manufacturing—Runway Production—Sales and Marketing.

Graduates of our Fashion Design &, Merchandising program have great careers with well-known brands—many have even pursued their dream of opening their own design studio. Here are just a few of the places Fashion &, Design Merchandising could take you:

Raw Athletics ?Mark’s Work Wearhouse ?180Moda ?Joeffer Caoc ?Countless self-owned design studios

Instructors at the Centre for Arts and Technology aren’t just exceptional teachers—they’re career professionals who’ve reached the highest levels of the fashion industry. Our instructors inspire creativity and bring out your very best. More importantly, they will prepare you for the real world with hands-on training for the technology and business-side of your new career. So, you’ll be ready to hit the... [Read More]


Artists Within Makeup Academy

Training Centre/Campus: Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Phone No.: 403.208.0034

Fashion Styling (Diploma)

Course Format: Public Course / Instructor-Led / Open Enrollment  V

This course is designed for those wanting to break into the industry as a fashion stylist for photo shoots and runway shows. Students develop an understanding of designers and trends, delving deep into industry publications. They follow new cult trends on a daily basis encouraging them to explore their full creative potential. Students learn about topics such as, understanding body shape and type, fibers and textiles, color theory, image consulting, fashion and catalogue shoots, accessories, fashion lay downs, on and off figure styling, fashion show production, story board prep, fashion direction, and creative thinking.

One photo shoot is included in this course, shot by a fashion photographer, with students working on professional models, creating their own looks.

The aim of this program is to alter student’s visual and sensory perception allowing them to experience the inner workings of the fashion industry. Upon completion of this course, students a... [Read More]


Academy of Fashion Design

Training Centre/Campus: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
Phone No.: 1-(877)-978-9088

Diploma of Fashion Design

Course Format: Public Course / Instructor-Led / Open Enrollment  V

The second year of training at the Academy of Fashion Design advances the skills learned in the Certificate Program and teaches you about computer drafting, industrial production, sourcing and marketing. In this eight months of training, you are the &,quot,Designer&,quot,. Using all of the skills and knowledge from first year, you are now able to use your artistic and creative abilities to produce unique, one of a kind designs.

Fashion Design (Certificate)

Course Format: Public Course / Instructor-Led / Open Enrollment  V

The focus in the Certificate Program is on custom fitting, garment construction, pattern making, textiles and design principles as well as exploring your own fashion creativity. After successfully completing this eight month program the students will have learned the skills necessary for custom designing and fitting such garments as skirts, tops, dresses, pants and shirts.


Vancouver Community College

Training Centre/Campus: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Phone No.: 604.871.7000

Fashion & Photography Makeup

Course Format: Public Course / Instructor-Led / Open Enrollment  V

Exploration of advanced makeup application techniques and design concepts for runway fashion shows, photo shoots, and special events. Students learn the difference between makeup for hi-definition and traditional film shoots and are taught to re-create looks from the various decades, apply drag makeup, and create makeup styles that are unusual, over the top, and print worthy. Airbrush techniques are introduced via an instructor demonstration.

Fashion Styling

Course Format: Public Course / Instructor-Led / Open Enrollment  V

The purpose of this course is to develop students?skills in the analysis and evaluation of fashion merchandise. The course builds upon the knowledge of textiles and introduces new concepts in mass production environments. The course is designed to provide students with the skills necessary to perform effectively as retail marketers and buyers or fashion product managers in a manufacturing/marketing environment.

Fashion Retail Management

Course Format: Public Course / Instructor-Led / Open Enrollment  V

Focusing directly on the strategic issues facing Canadian fashion retailers, this course covers the challenges faced by retailers, , describe alternate ways to classify the retail structure, outline steps involved in strategic retail planning, explain the strategic dimensions of the location decision, and determine store layout and merchandise presentation.

Fashion Forecasting

Course Format: Public Course / Instructor-Led / Open Enrollment  V

This course provides a general overview of the job of the fashion forecaster and the fashion forecasting process. How to differentiate between a trend and a fad, how to predict new fashion colours, popular fabrics, new styles, and upcoming trends. This is an important and essential course for the fashion designer, merchandiser, retailer, and the consumer. The structure of this class will consist of lectures, group discussions, projects, guest speakers, and presentations. All members of the class are expected to participate on a regular basis.

Fashion Merchandising (Certificate)

Course Format: Public Course / Instructor-Led / Open Enrollment  V

When you select a career in fashion merchandising, you enter the dynamic and fast-paced worlds of retail and wholesale marketing. Merchandisers are “people-persons?who have an eye for colour, a flair for fashion, and an aptitude for management.

On completion of the Fashion Merchandising Associate Certificate Program, graduates will be able to undertake different occupations. Examples include wholesale representatives, buyer, fashion consultant, promotional events coordinator, retail manager,

This comprehensive core program is offered on a part-time evening basis. It takes a multi-dimensional approach in educating students for careers in the fashion industry by combining studies in business fundamentals with fashion theory. Curriculum is delivered from both a theoretical and practical perspective, depending on subject content. Students will learn to project accurate forecasts for profits in sales and to utilize the varied techniques of visual merchandis... [Read More]

Fashion Show Preparation Workshop

Course Format: Public Course / Instructor-Led / Open Enrollment

These workshops provide practical experience in fashion show planning and production. Each student plans, choreographs, and presents a mini-collection of their designs in the Graduate Fashion Show.

Fashion Photoshop Applications

Course Format: Public Course / Instructor-Led / Open Enrollment  V

An introduction to transforming hand-rendered illustrations using Photoshop. Topics include using the toolbox and palettes, applying effects, filling selections, using layers for composite images, making technical adjustments (colour corrections, tonal adjustments, filters, levels, and adjustment layers), and enhancing photos using masks, clipping groups, and fill layers.

Fashion Marketing & Promotion

Course Format: Public Course / Instructor-Led / Open Enrollment  V

A study of the theory and practical application of fashion sales promotion, public relations, special event promotion, and other activities used to influence the sale of merchandise, services, and concepts. Market planning, environmental influences, research, information systems, and consumer behaviour are examined in the context of the ever-changing fashion industry. Emphasis is on the creative organization of professional-quality presentations including evaluating, writing, and editing of copy for advertising and promotion, display presentation, internal communications, and direct mail for a variety of market levels.

Technical Fashion Drawing

Course Format: Public Course / Instructor-Led / Open Enrollment  V

An introduction to Adobe Illustrator, one of the most popular and powerful drawing software programs used by apparel companies for flats, fashion illustrations, and catalogue development. Students are taught the different types and uses of technical fashion drawing and learn to draw accurately by hand or computer to convey design ideas through technical drawings and terminology that specifies proportion, style, and detail.

Fashion Arts (Diploma)

Course Format: Public Course / Instructor-Led / Open Enrollment  V

The Fashion Arts Diploma is designed for those entering the fashion industry and for professionals looking to upgrade their skills. Courses are taught by industry-experienced instructors who possess excellent technical skills and are dedicated to fostering students?individual creativity.

This two-year, full-time program has been designed to produce graduates with the desirable combination of creative flair and technical competence. This is achieved by simultaneously developing creative ability and an awareness of technological and business applications.

On completion of the Fashion Arts Diploma, graduates will be able to:
1.Produce a body of work suitable for seeking professional opportunities in their chosen field of fashion arts.
2.Solve creative problems within the field of fashion arts, including research and synthesis of technical, aesthetic, and conceptual knowledge.
3.Communicate ideas professionally and connect with their intend... [Read More]

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