CERTIFICATION

Become a Palmer/Pletsch Certified Sewing Instructor

AFTER you have taken EITHER Fit, or Pant Fitting & Sewing PLUS its teacher training, OR the Beginning Fashion Sewing Teacher Training workshop, you qualify to apply to be a Palmer/Pletsch Certified Sewing Instructor.

After applying, to maintain your certification, each year you will need to earn 100 points called PDUs, Professional Development Units in order to renew your certification. Taking additional workshops qualify as points as well, 50 for 5-day workshops, 40 for 4-day workshops, and 20 for 2-day mini workshops. We will also give you a list of the things you can do to earn PDUs, all of which will help you improve your business (a list can be found in the application/renewal form below). This program is designed as a continuing education program so you can constantly better yourself and your skills.

MAJOR BENEFITS TO BEING A PALMER/PLETSCH CSI

  • To encourage excellence, certified instructors may repeat teacher training at NO CHARGE. Save $195! When you repeat any workshop that has teacher training you may repeat the teacher training portion at no additional cost.
  • We promote you internationally on our website as a CSI and you will be listed, with city, phone number, and e-mail address, on the Palmer/Pletsch website so students can find you. If you have a website, we can list that, too. You may also provide a photo that will be included on the website above your listing. To see our teacher Listing,Go to the "Find A Teacher Page"
  • Once certified, you are authorized to promote yourself as a Palmer/Pletsch Certified Sewing Instructor and we will promote you nationally as a teacher certified in the Palmer/Pletsch System of Sewing.
  • You can order ALL Palmer/Pletsch products at wholesale!

Become A Palmer/Pletsch CSI

Annually $39.00
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  • AFTER you have taken EITHER Fit, or Pant Fitting & Sewing PLUS its teacher training, OR the Beginning Fashion Sewing Teacher Training workshop, you qualify to apply to be a Palmer/Pletsch Certified Sewing Instructor. After applying, to maintain your certification, each year you will need to earn 100 points called PDUs, Professional Development Units, in order to renew your certification. Taking additional workshops qualify for points as well, 50 for 5-day workshops, 40 for 4-day workshops, and 20 for 2-day mini workshops. We will also give you a list of the things you can do to earn PDUs, all of which will help you improve your business (a list can be found in the application/renewal form). This program is designed as a continuing education program so you can constantly better yourself and your skills.

CSI Application - One Year

Must have completed one Palmer/Pletsch Workshop with Teacher Training

CSI Renewal - One Year

Must send completed PDU form to Palmer/Pletsch

Email to info@palmerpletsch.com

Mail to:

Palmer/Pletsch

12401 NE 60th Way, Unit A-12

Vancouver, WA 98682

Download and fill out the Application/Renewal form below, and email, fax, or mail it to us at the time of payment. Thank you.

If you are already a CSI: Your resources are below

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