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Textiles 101

April 13, 2023 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

A customized training course for textile industry professionals in sales, marketing, purchasing, manufacturing, and retail.
Textiles 101, a foundational course presented by the Center, provides a high-level overview of textile technology and the apparel supply chain, with topics including:

• Natural Fibers
• Fabric Construction
• Synthetic Fibers
• Dyeing and Finishing Principles
• Staple Fiber Processing
• Testing Fundamentals
• Yarn Numbering Systems
• Emerging Trends and Technologies

Virtual options and company-specific course sections available upon request.
This one-day, 4-hour class gives textile professionals the opportunity to learn about the latest technology, equipment, and processes in this evolving and growing industry.


Gaston College, Textile Technology Center, Kimbrell Campus
7220 Wilkinson Blvd
Belmont, NC 28012 United States
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