Course Name

How to use a sewing machine - Quick Class

In brief

Learn how to use a sewing machine safely and proficiently and learn basic stitching techniques.

Course summary

Many people buy a sewing machine because they are passionate about making clothes, but then struggle to get the most out of their machine. This short training course is designed to help you master your sewing machine and understand a series of basic stitching techniques.

What you will learn on the course

  • How to choose the right sewing machine to suit your expertise and needs

  • How to set the machines into different types of stitches for sewing

  • How to operate machines to deliver the right stitches.

Who should attend

  • Beginners wanting to learn basic sewing machine skills

  • Anyone who has bought, or is planning to buy a sewing machine

  • Enthusiast clothes-makers looking to refresh sewing machine​ best practice

Course Name

How to use a sewing machine - Quick Class



Course duration

3 hours course 

When does the course operate

The course operates on Monday to Friday, choose from a morning class or an afternoon class. See our bookings page for the next start date.

Course fee

The course costs £35 per person

Link to book online

'How to use a sewing machine - mornings class'

'How to use a sewing machine - afternoons class'

General information

  • Students can choose to bring their own sewing machine or choose to use one of our own

  • Materials and threads will be provided but students can bring their own as required

  • Students must pre-book online

  • Fees are non-refundable although should students be unable to attend they should contact the school in advance and arrange to attend the course on a future date