The Textile Institute

Introduction to Textiles Short Course

The Introduction to Textiles Short Course is hosted twice per year, both face-to-face and digitally.

The Textile Institute launched this short course in 2010 to celebrate the Centenary of the Institute. It is a three day intensive training short course, offered twice a year in March and in October.

It is organised for the benefit of all those who are engaged in the manufacture, research and development as well as the commercial aspects of textiles business. The course will cover the fibres, yarns and fabrics used in textile products for apparel, household and technical textiles applications as core modules. The third day will offer two specialist modules covering dyeing and finishing and fabric testing and analysis.

The courses are approved by The Textile Institute, a system of validation assessed by independent and impartial experts.

The course is formed of seven separate topics:

Fibres, Yarns, Weaving, Warp & Weft Knitting, Non-woven Fabrics, Dyeing & Finishing and Fabric Testing & Analysis.

 

Information for the next Introduction to Textiles Short Course

 

Venue: TBC

Date: Monday 14 – Wednesday 16 March 2022 

Time:TBC

 

Course agenda

Day 1 – Fibres and Yarns

Day 2 -Fabric testing & analysis, Warp & weft knitting and Nonwoven fabrics

Day 3 – Weaving and Dyeing & finishing

 

Please click here to download the full programme.

Please click here to download the booking form.

 

For more information or if you have any questions, please contact Robyn Ingham, Events Coordinator via ringham@textileinst.org.uk

Introduction to Textiles Short Course

The Introduction to Textiles Short Course is hosted twice per year, both face-to-face and digitally.

The Textile Institute launched this short course in 2010 to celebrate the Centenary of the Institute. It is a three day intensive training short course, offered twice a year in March and in October.

It is organised for the benefit of all those who are engaged in the manufacture, research and development as well as the commercial aspects of textiles business. The course will cover the fibres, yarns and fabrics used in textile products for apparel, household and technical textiles applications as core modules. The third day will offer two specialist modules covering dyeing and finishing and fabric testing and analysis.

The courses are approved by The Textile Institute, a system of validation assessed by independent and impartial experts.

The course is formed of seven separate topics:

Fibres, Yarns, Weaving, Warp & Weft Knitting, Non-woven Fabrics, Dyeing & Finishing and Fabric Testing & Analysis.

 

Information for the next Introduction to Textiles Short Course

 

Venue: TBC

Date: Monday 14 – Wednesday 16 March 2022 

Time:TBC

 

Course agenda

Day 1 – Fibres and Yarns

Day 2 -Fabric testing & analysis, Warp & weft knitting and Nonwoven fabrics

Day 3 – Weaving and Dyeing & finishing

 

Please click here to download the full programme.

Please click here to download the booking form.

 

For more information or if you have any questions, please contact Robyn Ingham, Events Coordinator via ringham@textileinst.org.uk

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The Textile Institute World Conference

This event is held at exciting and relevant locations around the globe and is in an important meeting point for the textile industry and members worldwide. The social events associated with the conference bring together the global community to enjoy the host country’s culture and hospitality.

 


 

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T: +44(0)161 237 1188
E: tiihq@textileinst.org.uk

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