Fitting Etiquette & Basic Alterations

This master course will cover all the skills you need to properly fit and adjust costumes and undergarments. 

Course Summary

  • Fit and adjust costumes and undergarments
  • Fitting room preparation
  • On set modifications
  • Basic alterations
  • Reading measurements
  • Final cast fitting
  • Equip you with the skills to handle any situation that may arise

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  • Duration 3 days
  • Location Buckinghamshire
  • Price £399

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Fitting Etiquette & Basic Alterations master course 

This Costume Fitting Etiquette & Basic Alterations master course is offered in collaboration with the BAFTA award winning Angels Costumes in London.

Most of all, this master course will cover all the skills you need to properly fit and adjust costumes and undergarments. Therefore, it will position you to deal with your actor with ease and confidence.

Join us to master the art of taking and reading measurements and most importantly, learn how to fix costumes fast under workplace time pressures. Above all, this training opportunity will result in increased confidence in your costume fitting capabilities.

From final cast fitting to on set modifications, discover how to apply finesse in any costume situation you face. Therefore, you will leave armed with the skills need to handle any situation that may arise. 

We work hard at CMS to specifically provide the best possible training opportunities for you. This results in top film making talent coming time and time again to pass on their knowledge

Make the most of this training and networking opportunity for existing professionals and novices alike. Class sizes are small so that a variety of different experience levels can be catered for. Ask questions you wouldn’t be able to ask in the work place and therefore, we tailor this course to your specific professional needs. 

As a result of this course, you will build confidence and understanding consequently making you more employable. You will gain a valuable insight into the heart of the industry. Equip yourself with the keys for shaping a successful career.

Who is this for?

This course is geared to build technical knowledge, you will benefit from tutoring delivered by costume design pros with legendary status in the film and TV industries.

This is your chance to upskill and network with like-minded professionals in a proactive and productive environment. Designed to give you the confidence in tailoring and fixing costumes for the perfect fit. This Basic Alterations & Fitting Etiquette Masterclass is ideal for any costume trainee wishing to expand their skill set.  

If you need financial support towards the cost of this training there are options available to you. Have a look at our Funding guide for more information.  

If you need advice on available travel and accommodation options to attend this training then have a look at our accommodation and Travel guide here. 

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