Persons with basic and secondary education who wish to acquire the profession are welcome to study.
|Type of study||Form of study||Prerequisite to start||Study time|
|Type of study Level education||Form of studyFull-time||Prerequisite to start Basic education||Study time2 years|
The aim of the curriculum is that the student acquires the knowledge, skills and attitudes necessary to work as a leather craftsperson both independently and as a team member in the field of leather crafts.
The student of the programme acquires knowledge and practical skills in the basics of Estonian folk culture, leather work heritage, design and representation, and various types of leather works.
Under the guidance of teachers, students make small leather items, strapless leather shoes, various leather forms, leather bookbinders, boxes and cases, and gain knowledge of the leather craft business. In addition to basic studies, it is possible to acquire practical skills in metal and earthenware, clay work, painting, writing and photography.
The studies are considered completed when the curriculum has been completed in full, the student has acquired the learning outcomes of the curriculum at least at the threshold level and has passed the Leather Craft Manufacturer, level 4 vocational examination.