Level 4 Diploma in Technical Textiles and Apparel (Technical Textiles)

ABC Awards Code D2157-C4
Ofqual Code 601/1784/9
Assessment Pass/Fail Only
Total Qualification Time 900
Guided Learning 500
Recognised by Recognised by UKFT as providing the skills required for this industry
Fee £216.00

This qualification has been designed in response to an identified industry need for specific programmes of learning addressing new technological developments, for example stain resistant and fire resistant treatments. Learners will complete this qualification with a concrete understanding of the following:

  • The legal requirements of employers and employees with regard to health, safety and employment law in the textile sector
  • The fibres, yarns and materials used in technical textile materials/ products across a range of technical textile sectors
  • The technical aspects of all major textile manufacturing processes

Optional units include: Anti-Microbial Applications for Textile Products, Planning for Textile Production, Managing Customer Relations, and more


Learners who complete this qualification can progress to continued employment with opportunities for promotion, or onto further study/training.