A complete program designed for creative individuals that want to gain complete knowledge of the fashion industry.
This 605-clock hours program covers courses on each of the fashion design disciplines, including; Garment Construction, Pattern Making, Fashion Design, Draping, Grading, The Business of Fashion, Textiles, History of Fashion, Trends; plus internship hours in order to provide students with the foundation they need to develop a career in the industry. The students will complete the program by making a three-look collection during the last 4 months of the program for the runway fashion show at the graduation ceremony.
As a student, you will earn access to fashion related events and activities, including student invitations from the Fashion Group International South FL and tours to garment factories and industry trade shows in Miami. Students will receive discounts at fabric stores and a database of resources for starting their clothing line.
Our small, hands-on classes are held at our facilities located inside Las Flores Plaza, just 2.7 miles away from the Miami International Airport and 4.4 miles from Downtown Miami. The class schedule is designed to work around people’s different schedules. We offer classes either twice a week (weekday schedule) OR Saturdays. Each class session is 3 hours long.
- Weekday morning classes: 10 AM – 1 PM
- Evening classes : 6:00 PM- 9:00 PM
- Saturday classes from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM (One-hour lunch break)
The Fashion Institute of South Florida is licensed by the State of Florida’s Commission for Independent Education, Department of Education.