Wool is a luxury natural fibre with a range of inherent properties that allow it to be used in a diverse range of applications.
Fundamental knowledge and understanding of the wool fibre, and the myriad of processes that make up the global wool supply chain, is critical for the successful sourcing, selecting, manufacturing, use and care of wool.
By completing courses within this program of work, learners will develop functional knowledge and skills to facilitate the successful selection, management and application of the wool fibre to achieve desired outcomes for consumers.
THIS PROGRAM IS FOR
Learners of all levels
NO. OF COURSES
COURSES : 2
100% natural, renewable and biodegradable, wool is the natural solution to the global apparel and footwear industry.
This in-depth introduction provides a solid framework of knowledge and understanding about the wool fibre from its production on farm and the inherent benefits of the fibre, right through to the manufacture of wool and exciting fibre and fabric innovations within the wool industry.
The course will detail the inherent performance properties of wool that allow it to be used in a diverse range of applications and the myriad of processes that make up the global wool supply chain.
By completing the Fundamentals of Wool course you will develop functional knowledge and skills in the sourcing, manufacturing, use and care of wool which will help facilitate the successful selection, management and application of the wool fibre.
Take the journey from farm to fashion and be inspired by the versatility of nature’s finest natural fibre — Merino wool.
Explore the following pages to discover the natural properties and inherent features that allow wool to deliver a wealth of benefits to consumers, while nurturing the animals and the environment from which it comes.
Be amazed by the latest innovations in design that are seeing wool incorporated into an ever increasing range of luxury garments, activewear and fashion apparel.