Welcome to Tailor Nimi Academy, where learning is as fun as designing
- Block Making
- Pattern Drafting
- Apparel Construction
Tailor Nimi Academy is a specialist Tailoring school based in Lagos, Nigeria. The academy is a newly formed School, founded by Aderonke Mckenzie and other highly skilled colleagues from the industry to pass on the skills they have acquired over the years.
Tailor Nimi Academy is a technical school where both theory and work-based training forms the curriculum. We provide a new training experience concentrating on real working environment.
WHY CHOOSE US
This course aims to educate and train students in a wide variety of fashion skills. Experience is gained in all aspects of fashion design and production techniques.
Our entire program simulates, as closely as possible, the industry’s standards, practices and facilities.
- We pay attention to a conducive learning environment. Fully air conditioned, impeccable rest rooms, 24 hours Wi-Fi available for students and free downloads, ample car park space which can accommodate over 150 vehicles;
- The school has the capacity to accommodate 60 students at once; We have several rooms dedicated to different things, video/projecting room, cutting room, constructing room, draping room etc;
- Our tutors are university graduates, trained both locally and internationally;
- We make use of industrial and specialty machines in teaching;
- Our programs, teaching methods and curriculums are well structured and challenging. In a week, you would have sewn out an outfit FOR YOURSELF, BY YOURSELF;
- We teach with several relevant international standard textbooks and tools. This exposes you to different pattern making methods by different authors and gives you the ability to read and understand any pattern textbook you may lay your hands upon in future;
- We teach proper pattern making from the very rudiments with attention to every detail and good finishing;
- To simplify your learning process, every course content comes with a learning video of ‘’how to sew it’’. These videos are EXCLUSIVE to our students for FREE. Every student has a hard drive with which each video of lessons taught is uploaded. Hence, the student always has something to fall back on at home(i.e. videos) should in case he/she forgets what was taught in school;
- We also have groups created whereby students can ask questions when not in school and have them answered by any of our instructors, even at odd hours;
- Students are allowed to intern with the school upon completion. Also, some fashion houses often write us to send students who may want to intern with them. This we often oblige to as it helps in exposing the student to the business side of fashion designing;
- Our school fees, compared to other schools with close to the same thing we offer is relatively cheaper. We also give you a brand new electric sewing machine and tools FREE.