Introduction to 3D CAD systems for the fashion industry

Start Date Duration Course Fee Application
4 Jan 2019 (Fri) 4 sessions (3 hours/session) HK$2,400 apply

This programme is subject to approval by the VTC under the Reindustrialisation and Technology Training Programme (RTTP).  More details:


The aim of the course is to introduce the development of 3D CAD systems and their applications to the fashion industry. It will provide a chance for the participants in learning and experiencing different 3D CAD systems. It will then promote the adoption of the advanced 3D computer technologies in the fashion industry and eventually enhance the overall competitiveness.

Course Outline

Lesson Topics
1 Introduction to 3D CAD in fashion industry

  • What is 3D CAD and its application in fashion product development?
  • Features of 3D CAD
  • 3D concept
  • Virtual vs real garment

Operating environment

Introduction to 3D garment making

2 Workflow of making 3D garment

  • Preparing patterns
  • Sewing
  • Arranging patterns
3 Workflow of making 3D garment

  • Simulating 

Pattern preparation and editing 

3D design with fabric effects 


4 Embellishment

3D garment making


Date  : 4 & 11 Jan 2018
Time: Total 12 hrs ;  9:30 am to 12:30pm  & 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Language: Cantonese with English handouts
Target Student: Pattern designer, Fashion designer, Technical personnel or those who are interested
  • Limited to 14 students on a first-come-first-served basis. However, the Authority reserves the right to reject applications, and in which case, the tuition fee will be refunded in full.
  • Those who have basic pattern knowledge are preferable.


Contact Person: Mr. Chen / Ms. Wong
Phone: 2263 6386 / 22636323