We are an established, City & Guilds approved, distance learning centre catering for all levels of experience and ability. Whether you are a complete needle novice or a creative professional, we will have a course for you.

Getting Started Courses

Our 'Getting Started' range of courses are perfect for those looking to try something new. As with all of our courses, students will have access to our tutors to gain the maximum from their expertise, help and support.

Graduate Stories

SST graduates are shaping the world of textiles, with many of them keen to share their experiences of being a student with us. We hope their accounts will inspire people to undertake a course for themselves.

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Christmas assessment dates for students - please have work to us on or before Friday 11th December