In this short, one hour, course which is the Woolmark Company's Wool Appreciation Introductory course students learn about where wool comes from, how it is converted from sheep wool to garment, its properties and benefits and how to care for the garments. The material is a mix of powerpoint presentation, videos and a mini-workshop.
Who will benefit?
This type of course is aimed at retail shop-floor staff and other staff who are interested but limited in time to learn about wool. Groups of between 3 and 300 people can be accommodated in this course.
People who have completed the course will take away a better understanding of wool, its benefits for the user and an appreciation of why products made from it are more expensive but ultimately offer better value.