About this course

Learn how to perform zipper replacements for altering and repairing clothes. Gain expert techniques ad tips taught by an industry professional.

  • Easy to follow step-by-step videos
  • Inside tips and time-saving techniques from your professional tutor
  • Aimed at those looking for jobs in professional alterations and repairs
  • Learn online, anywhere, at your own pace.

Do not miss this opportunity!


What you will learn

  • Measuring Length and Shortening Zipper
  • Basic Zipper Applications
  • Replace Zipper Pull
  • Jean Zipper
  • Basic Pant Zipper
  • Men’s Dress Pant Zipper #1
  • Men’s Dress Pant Zipper #2

Course Duration

  • 7 easy to follow instruction videos with April
  • View anytime online, 24/7, for as long as you need!

Your Course Tutor

The Jackson Sewing Academy Master Alterations Specialist course is presented by April Jackson, herself a Master Alterations Specialist with 30+ years’ experience in the profession. April shares with you the tips and tricks she has acquired that will allow you to complete each job quickly and professionally.

What you will need

  • Access to a sewing machine, preferably an industrial model
  • Standard sewing equipment including tailoring scissors, needles, chalk, etc.
  • Standard haberdashery supplies including thread, buttons, zips, etc., as required
  • A steam iron and ironing boarding
  • A clean space to work in
  • Access to the internet
  • A desire to learn!

Your online course includes

  • Step-by-step videos providing easy-to-follow instructions for core techniques
  • Exclusive manuals and guide with easy-to-understand directions and images for each video
  • Email access to an ‘alterations specialist’ if you need extra help
  • Unlimited online access to all course materials

Course Fee

  • One Time Purchase
  • 125 + HST for Unlimited Online Access
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