The courses will take place in Riyadh and Paris.
We’ve got some exciting news from the fashion world. The Fashion Commission along with the renowned Paris Fashion Institute, is all set to give a big boost to aspiring Saudi designers. You heard that right. Two training programs in luxury fashion will help upcoming Saudi designers by equipping them with the skills and knowledge they need to shine in the world of high-end fashion. And guess what? The courses will take place in both Riyadh and the fashion capital itself, Paris.
Kicking off in June 2023, the Executive Business Certificate in Fashion program is all about equipping 30 trainees with the must-have skills in the fashion business. We’re talking marketing, business strategy, retail and financial management – the whole shebang. It starts with six hours of online classes over the first two weeks, followed by eight days of intense training in Paris. Participants will also get an extra six days in Riyadh during October to take their expertise to the next level. This comprehensive curriculum is all about providing a well-rounded understanding of the fashion industry.
The Executive Business Certificate in Fashion Design course is tailor-made for 24 Saudi designers who are ready to take their skills to the next level. The candidates have a golden opportunity to refine their technical prowess and learn from the crème de la crème of the fashion industry. We’re talking about industry experts who’ve worked with the biggest fashion houses in the world. The course spans three thrilling weeks and takes place at the French Institute of Fashion. Participants will dive deep into production techniques, materials, 3D drawing, planning, and printing. Once the program is complete, attendees will be awarded a prestigious certificate from the French Institute of Fashion.
By teaming up with the Paris Fashion Institute, known worldwide for its fashion expertise and influence, the Fashion Commission is showing some serious commitment to giving aspiring Saudi designers the best education and opportunities out there. These programs are not just about nurturing local talent – they’re about putting Saudi Arabia on the fashion map as a luxury fashion hub.
GO: Visit https://fashion.moc.gov.sa for more information.