NAMTVET Fashion Design, Pattern Making and Tailoring

Namibia Technical Vocational Education and Training (NAMTVET) Fashion Design, Pattern Making and Tailoring


To be the preferred technical, vocational, education and training institution of excellence providing key priority training courses focused on the national needs and expectations of industry and the community,


To offer through our courses a responsible effective and adaptable bridging the gap of new needed skills shortages through quality education and training, leading to employment and self-sufficiency.


  • Commitment
  • Effective
  • Efficiency
  • Continuous quality improvement
  • Transparency
  • Excellence
  • Accountability
  • Integrity and honesty

NAMTVET Short Courses

NAMTVET Fashion Design, Pattern Making and Tailoring Courses

  • Do you want to turn your love of fashion and fabrics into your career?
  • Do you want to make a wide range of garments for your friends and yourself?

Who will issue your certificate?

When you successfully complete your study with NAMTVET and found practically competent and passed the exams, you’ll be awarded the NAMTVET College Welding Certificate. Trainees will also have to that at the same time write national assessments from the Namibia Training Authority (NTA) in the near future. 

NAMTVET is a non-profit organisation, and will ensure that our students have a head-start in the job market and in running their own business.

NAMTVET College’s training facilities, instructors are outstanding and all staff departments perform to the highest quality

NAMTVET Fashion Design, Pattern Making and Tailoring Entry Requirements

To kick-start your career, you need to have Grade 10 with at least 20 points, or be older than 21 years of age and have relevant experience in the Welding field.

Bring certified copies of your qualifications and ID when you come to register at NAMTVET

What you will learn

  • This is what you’ll learn in the Speciss Fashion Design, Pattern Making and Tailoring Diploma course:
  • •    mastery of fitting techniques; 
    •    flattering or enhancing figure proportions using line, texture and colour; 
    •    silhouette; 
    •    artistic composition; 
    •    constructing suits; 
    •    costumes; 
    •    school wear; 
    •    protective clothing; 
    •    lingerie

What exams will you write?

Monthly Class theory and practical Tests. You’ll register for the exams with the Assessment Department one month before the end of the training.  Information on the exam (assessment) fees can be obtained from NAMTVET College Exams Officer.

When and where the classes and what are the fees?

Classes Training are offered at different times on different campuses, with some lessons being held during the day, and others in the evening or at weekends.

Often the same course can be studied at a variety of different times, so you can choose the one which is more convenient to you

NAMTVET Contact Details

Cell: +264 81581 6738
Tel: +264 61 401 598