Shoe specialization courses in Milan

For 70 years our courses have trained the best footwear professionals. From technical training to design, our footwear specialization courses cover all the topics that are useful for the student to enter the footwear industry or to strengthen the skills already acquired.

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Specialize in the footwear field with Arsutoria School Courses

For 70 years our courses have trained the best footwear professionals. From technical training to design, our footwear specialization courses cover all the topics that are useful for the student to enter the footwear industry or to strengthen the skills already acquired.

SHOE pattern making and prototyping
courses

Specialization courses in pattern making and shoe making have been our excellence since 1947.

Hands-on courses for professionals who wish to work in shoe factories as pattern makers or technicians, or for students who want to enter the world of footwear.

Shoe Pattern making and prototyping course
12 weeks
The 12-week shoe pattern making and prototyping course is the pillar of our training, which we suggest to both designers and technicians, but also to those who want to approach the world of footwear starting with an academic technical and design course.
sneaker Pattern making and prototyping course
4 weeks

This intensive sneaker course is dedicated to students who want to deepen their knowledge in the most popular footwear of recent years: sneakers, both fashion and performance.

2D CAD for shoe pattern making course
1 week

You will have the opportunity to learn the use of the 2D Shoemaster software, which will help you a lot in the development of your models, digitizing and engineering many manual steps, placing and obtaining the parts of the models in series, making them exportable for cutting machinery.

Introduction to shoe pattern making course
2 weeks

Introduction to Shoe Pattern Making is the course created by Arsutoria School for those who want to learn the technical development of a shoe model in a really short time.

Introduction to shoemaking course
2 weeks

Introduction to Shoe Making is the course created by Arsutoria School for those who want to learn how to make classic shoes for men and women. The aim of the course is to provide students with all the practical and theoretical knowledge to build footwear.

How shoes are made course
1 week

A five days online course to know how shoes are made. The course covers topics such as fundamentals of shoemaking of different constructions, materials and components used.

footwear design
courses

At Arsutoria School we offer several specialized courses on shoe design for students who wish to improve their knowledge on shoe design, merchandising and marketing, digital design and 3D shoe design.

shoe design course
Shoe design course
3 weeks

If you have creative ideas to realize your shoe collection project, but you do not know the design tools that are used to express them graphically, the Shoe Design course of Arsutoria School will guide you to discover the expressive means of hand and digital drawing, to convey your inspiration in a technically coherent and accomplished shoe design project.

Shoe branding and marketing strategy course
1 week

How is a successful brand defined and created, which marketing and communication strategies are the ones that will create the new “dream” for consumers? We at Arsutoria School want to tell you this through the intensive Shoe Branding & Marketing strategy course, directly from the voice of a professional with great experience in leading brands of the sector.

Arsutoria Footwear Cad Course
Shoe 3D design course
4 weeks

The Arsutoria School Shoe 3D Design course offers you a complete basic training program in 3D design, through Rhinoceros and iCAD3D +, the main technical softwares for modeling the fundamental components of footwear.

Sneaker design course
2 weeks

Take up the challenge of conceiving and designing an original sneaker that knows how to tell a story, its story, in a unique and authentic way. The course has been designed to provide students with a full immersion experience in the sneaker world, in its history, design and step-by-step development from a creative idea to a successful concept.

Shoe product development and costing course
1 week

The intensive course in Product Development & Costing will give you the essential tools to understand what it means to develop and produce your collection and, especially if you are at your first experience, you will benefit from the knowledge and direct experience of professionals who already work in the sector.

Startup your shoe brand course
4 days

To start well and then succeed as a newcomer to the footwear scene, this 4-day consultancy course becomes a must attend. It is essential to learn how to approach the design of the first collection and how to work with factories. The course teaches how to avoid the most common mistakes due to lack of experience, how to make an efficient startup to get competitive on the market right from the start.

Introduction to shoe design course
2 weeks

A 2-week course to get introduced to shoe designing both manually and digitally with Adobe® Illustrator and Photoshop.

career
paths

our career paths in the footwear industry

Five educational courses designed for those who want to deepen some specific aspects of footwear fashion from sneakers to design, passing through entrepreneurial paths. Our career paths aim to build the footwear professional of the future.

other learning
opportunities

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arsutoria experience

Located in the heart of Milan, between the skyscrapers of the brand new CityLife district, Arsutoria School and its residence are located to allow students to experience, not only the moment in the classroom, but the entire Milanese experience useful for creating or strengthening their network.