The House of Jumbo Fashion Academy Asaba offers classes to meet any need, whether you have fashion design as a hobby, a fashion enthusiast or a fashion professional looking to develop or hone your fashion skills to launch your own fashion line/collection/brand or business. We have very well qualified and dedicated tutors and we have designed a curriculum that ensures conversion of interest/passion/talent to marketable skills.
We identify each individual need and tailor our teaching to suit them. To this end we have provided one sewing machine to a student and classes are not overcrowded, thus allowing for proper supervision and impartation of knowledge. Our teaching methods are both participatory and interactive and are consistent with guidelines of best practices based on national and international fashion education standards.
Hence, we have developed a curriculum that assists fast learning and offer short- and long-term courses which have been split into Foundation, Intermediate, Advance and Professional courses. We have indeed provided a premium Tailoring/fashion design training facility guaranteeing a safe, secure and respectful atmosphere suitable for learning with a strong consideration for equality and diversity.
The Academy is on the whole designed to serve as an empowerment platform and skills acquired here help equip participants/students for a lifetime and can also be used as a foundation for launching their own businesses and careers.
This is a 3 month intensive module designed especially for those with little or no knowledge of Tailoring and Fashion Design. The course outline takes the student through the very basics of understanding and threading the sewing machine to the pattern drafting, cutting and actual tailoring of a minimum of 26 garments with two additional statement pieces as project work. The module culminates with a certificate confirming proficiency in basic tailoring techniques. Many students have actually gone on to start their careers in tailoring and fashion design with just this module.
This is a 4 Month intensive module designed to meet the needs of students who have a prior basic knowledge of pattern drafting and the techniques of garment construction. The module has a lot of advance sewing techniques and the outline consists of the drafting, cutting a sewing of a minimum of 28 garments in four months in addition to 2 exquisite statement pieces as project work before certification by the academy. This module culminates with a certification in Advance tailoring from the Academy.
This is a five-month intensive training on professional tailoring techniques and it is designed for students who are very proficient in pattern drafting and advance tailoring techniques. The course outline covers training on the drafting, cutting and sewing of a minimum of 35 garments inclusive of bridals, traditional wears, babies ball gowns, corsetry and wedding gowns. The module culminates with a Diploma certification by the Academy and it is a confirmation that the recipient is fully ready to commence their own career in Tailoring and Fashion Design.