Men's Pattern Cutting and Fitting SRA Certificate Course - 5 Weeks


Starting annually in July, during this five week course trainees will be expected to draft and fit at least one three-piece pattern. Emphasis is accurate pattern drafting to direct measurements, and theoretical studies.

Course content

  • Diagnosis of faults and how to remedy them

  • Block pattern construction

  • Pattern drafting to direct measurements

  • Pattern drafting to theoretical measurements

  • Pattern manipulation for various figurations

  • Economical laying of patterns on cloth

  • Uses of inlays

  • Cutting & Fitting three piece suits

  • Bespoke master patterns

Course Delivery

SRA’s training programme is delivered in customised training facilities on the premises of Maurice Sedwell. Ltd, 19 Savile Row, London. The instructors are all experienced bespoke tailors, who have trained and worked under the Academy’s Principle Andrew Ramroop OBE.

SRA will only admit a maximum of twelve students for each course to enable each trainee to receive a high degree of individual coaching from their instructor.

2019 Dates

The next course will be from 22nd July 2019 to 23 August 2019. The classes will be delivered on Mondays to Fridays. Students will also be permitted to use the classrooms for unsupervised practice on Saturdays.


The cost of the course is £6,000 and covers all materials and equipment required for completion of the course.


Please download and fill in an application for the Savile Row Pattern Cutting Summer Course Starting July 2019 . Completed forms should be sent via post or email as detailed in the form.

There are no entry requirements for this course but places are limited