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National Fashion and Business Saturday Club

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From Saturday 5 October 2019 we will be running the National Fashion and Business Saturday Club at Reading College, as part of a national network created by the Sorrell Foundation and run by the Saturday Club Trust. 

The Club gives young people in years 9,10 and 11 the unique opportunity to study Fashion and Business 15 Saturday mornings at Reading College, free of charge.

The aim is to nurture the young people’s talent and build their confidence and self-esteem.

The Club is equally suitable for boys and girls of all abilities with an interest in Fashion and Business.

The fashion business is an important part of the UK’s creative industries, and with its supply chains provide 880,000 jobs in a wide range of sub-sectors, which range from materials technology and trend forecasting to fashion journalism and retail management. The fashion industry is a great British success story, generating £28 billion for the economy each year.
Fashion courses at UK universities lead the world and are in demand globally.
Sources: British Fashion Council

Dates for National Fashion and Business Saturday Club are as follows:

  • 5, 12, 19, 26 October
  • 9, 16, 23, 30 November
  • 7, 14 December
  • 11, 18, 25 January
  • 1, 8 February

All 10am–1pm

Location: Reading College

Fee: Not applicable

National Fashion and Business Saturday Club is free and places go to students who want to expand their creative skills and are committed to every Saturday morning throughout the Spring and Summer term.
All materials, equipment and educational visit costs for this course will be covered by Reading College.

What I'll learn

Club members will receive 35 hours of expert tuition which includes the opportunity to take part in a wide range of stimulating activities based in Reading College’s specialist facilities, workshops and studios.

 

How I'll be assessed

There are no formal assessments for this course.

 

Entry Requirements

National Fashion and Business Saturday Club is free and places go to students who want to expand their creative skills and are committed to every Saturday morning throughout the Spring and Summer term.

All materials, equipment and educational visit costs for this course will be covered by City of Oxford College.

 

How to Apply

You can register for this course online. Click on ENROL NOW and follow the steps below:

  • Register your contact details online and verify your account
  • Go to your desired course page and click again on ENROL NOW. Follow the link to pay for your course

Course places are limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. We would encourage you to enrol on your chosen course as soon as possible. If you prefer to enrol in person please visit us at one of our college Advice Centres or enrol over the phone via 0800 612 6008.

This course will be run subject to demand. If you wish to enrol within one week of the start date, please call us on 0800 612 6008 first to check the course is running.