Home Shoe courses

Arsutoria shoe design and shoe making courses

In this page you can find information on all the courses we organize in the field of shoes:

E-learning courses are included in the fees of both the courses in Italy and those in the US but they can also be subscribed separately

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Shoe courses in Italy

We offer different short courses on shoe design and shoe making so that each student can choose the subjects that are more interesting and mix them. Every year we organize three intakes of all these courses. At this link you can download the course planner for 2019

Shoe pattern making and prototyping course

DURATION
12 WEEKS
FEES
€ 8750,00
NEXT CLASS
January 7th, 2019

The 12 week shoe pattern making class is the fundamental of our training that we suggest to both designers and technicians. Most of the training hours are dedicated to learn upper pattern making techniques. During the last weeks of the course students design a shoe that they make in the sample shoe factory of the school together with Italian shoe masters

View course details

Shoe advanced technical course

DURATION
4 WEEKS
FEES
€ 3500,00
NEXT CLASS
July 2nd, 2018

Dedicated to those who wish to go more in depth of shoe pattern making. Only those that successfully graduates from the 12 week course can take this class. Subjects covered: different type of moccasins constructions, strobel edge and narrowed patterns for sport shoes, sacchetto construction for flexible ballerinas

View course details

Shoe design course

DURATION
4 WEEKS
FEES
€ 3500,00
NEXT CLASS
July 2nd, 2018

Dedicated to those who wish to launch their own brand of shoes and to those who wish to work as shoe designers in a company. The agenda covers subjects as shoe sketching by hand, digital design with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop, merchandising planning of a shoe collection. Last week dedicated to create and design a collection of shoes with the support of our teachers

View course details
Arsutoria Footwear Cad Course

Shoe CAD: 3D Design and 2D pattern making

DURATION
4 WEEKS
FEES
€ 3500,00
NEXT CLASS
August 27th, 2018

The first two weeks are dedicated to shoe 3d design. Leading companies are increasingly implementing 3d design softwares and they are looking for these skills. We suggest this course to both designers (that can take the first two weeks only) and technicians. Then the following two weeks cover the subject of 2d pattern making which is fundamental for those who wish to work in a shoe factory as pattern makers

View course details

Shoe courses in the U.S.

Short courses in the US are targeted to those who work in the footwear companies. These professionals attend our courses as a step ahead in their career. In the same class we have shoe designers, technical developers but also planners, cost analysis and shoe merchandisers that wish to upgrade their knowledge on how shoes are made

Shoe making workshop in New York

DURATION
5 DAYS
FEES
$ 2500,00
NEXT CLASS
November 5th, 2018

A five days course in New York City dedicated to those who wish to know more on how dress and casual shoes are made. The course covers topics such as shoemaking of different constructions, materials and components used, international sourcing strategies and analysis of product costing. With the support of FFaNY (Fashion Footwear Association New York)

View course details

Shoe making workshop in Boston

DURATION
5 DAYS
FEES
$ 2500,00
NEXT CLASS
September 10th, 2018

A five days class in Boston dedicated to those who wish to know more in depth how outdoor casual and performance shoes are made in shoe factories, with a focus on the engineering of molded soles. The course covers topics such as shoemaking of different constructions, materials and components used, international sourcing strategies and analysis of product costing. With the support of TwoTen Footwear Foundation

View course details

Shoe making workshop in Los Angeles

DURATION
5 DAYS
FEES
$ 2500,00
NEXT CLASS
March 11th, 2019

A five days course in Los Angeles dedicated to those who wish to know more on how dress and casual shoes are made. The course covers topics such as shoemaking of different constructions, materials and components used, international sourcing strategies and analysis of product costing. With the support of FFaNY (Fashion Footwear Association New York) and TwoTen Footwear Foundation

View course details

Shoe courses online

Our e-learning courses offer a basic – but at the same time in depth – knowledge on how shoes are made. Subjects of the video lessons cover topics such us name of shoe styles, explanation of shoe manufacturing processes for the different shoe constructions and materials used to make shoes. All courses are taught in english. They can be subscribed separately or together at the special price of 600 €. Contact us for more info

e-Learning: Footwear Silhouettes

DURATION
4 HOURS
FEES
€ 300,00

Dedicated to those who wish to learn names and features of the different shoe style. Recommended to all those who work in the shoe industry not only as designers or technicians: merchandisers, product managers and retailers need this basic knowledge

View course details

e-Learning: Life of a shoe

DURATION
4:40 HOURS
FEES
€ 300,00

Learn the basics of shoemaking. This course explains how many different shoe constructions are made: the sequence of operations, the machines used and the materials and components used along the shoemaking process

View course details

e-Learning: Materials and components

DURATION
2:20 HOURS
FEES
€ 300,00

Learn what materials and components are used to make shoes. To make a shoe there are many different components that make a difference in terms of appearance, quality and cost of a shoe

View course details

Need more information? We're here to helpFill this form to download our complete brochure and we'll get back to you in no time!

Submitting you request...
Please wait for the confirmation page to appear