Welcome to the SA Leather Academy
This leather craft course will enable you to start your own home based leather business. Even if you have never worked with leather, in ten days we can teach you the manufacturing skills to make top quality genuine leather handbags, briefcases, travel bags, belts, leather smalls etc. This is a course in hand and not machine manufacturing. You will learn by designing and making actual products – at least one hand stitched belt, one handbag, one briefcase or travel bag, a set of manufacturing examples and range of smalls altogether valued at more than R4000.
Training cost consists of and includes: YOU GET:
1. One training manual per learner in leather hand manufacturing. (Value R120)
2. Seventy five man-hours experiential tuition in classic leather craft. Practical training on actual projects including one major project. Training hours are from 08.00 to 16.30 daily. No training will be done on Saturdays and Sundays.
3. Tools – Basic set of tools per learner. (Valued at more than R1800.)
4. All leather, fittings and chemicals used during training is supplied.
5. Products made valued at more than R4000.
6. Leather tools and equipment sourcing information.
7. You join us for all meals. (Value R1500)
8. Accommodation at the Bo Tuin Guesthouse for 11 nights. (Value R1850) See www.bo-tuin.co.za
You can reach us at 0722210200 and by fax at 086638469. We are looking forward to hearing from you. You can also contact us at our e-mail address: email@example.com