Regular internal events hosted by FTA, including open days, masterclasses and one day taster courses. The open days are aimed at potential new learners so they can understand what courses are available and see first hand the live factory environment and training facilities. Masterclasses are hosted with leading industry experts and aimed at new business start-ups looking for quality advice and guidance on running their label successfully. Topics include "Finding the right manufacturer", "the importance of IP, trademarks and copyright", "How to successfully run your own PR" and much more!
Also available are one day taster courses for those unable to commit to the full-time accredited courses. These range from Absolute Beginners "your block, your body" to advanced sewing techniques. All events are listed below with details on how to apply.
On the 17 th January 2020 Production Director Caroline Ash and her team welcomed a group of fourteen individuals from New Look; the group included two senior buyers, Head of Quality, Sustainability and Supply Base and Buyer’s Admin Assistants....read more
Over the past week (9 th - 16 th January 2020) Fashion-Enter and the FTA has welcomed three groups of secondary school children from the Beth Jacob Grammar School based in Hendon, North London. Each group was made up of students taking...read more
A group of Year 9 Fashion & Textile students from the Beth Jacob Grammar School visited the Factory this week - 9 th January 2020. The group kicked off the 2-hour visit with a tour of Fashion-Enter’s ethical, SMETA approved Factory, where...read more
On the 13 th December a group of Garment Tech students from the Fashion Retail Academy and their tutors visited the Factory for an insightful educational tour and seminar. Production director Caroline Ash took the group to each work station and...read more