Multiply Sewing for Beginners

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Multiply is a new FREE fully-funded programme s to help adults across the UK to improve their numeracy skills.

Whether you’re looking to boost your number skills to progress at work or to help with daily tasks, Multiply could be the next step in unlocking your potential.

Our courses run for six sessions for 3 hours a week.

Our new sewing course will help you develop your maths skills and be creative at the same time!


Entry Requirements

Multiply requires no previous qualifications or experience. The sessions are free of charge and open to all Cheshire East residents who are aged 19+ and do not already have a GCSE at grade C  / Level 4  in maths.

How is the course delivered?

The course is delivered one day per week, face to face in our Springboard classroom. All equipment and materials are provided.

What topics are covered?

The essential concepts of measurements, multiplication, geometry and much more will be covered whilst you create a beautiful handmade tote bag.

What are the course objectives?

To build confidence in maths and improve numeracy skills. The course is designed to be practical and relevant to everyday life.


How is the course assessed?

There are no exams but a possible progression to an accredited functional skills course and qualification from entry levels to level 2.

What are the benefits of the course?

Building a strong foundation and gaining confidence in maths, improving job and academic prospects with the possibility of progressing to a recognised functional skills maths course and improving overall knowledge.

Who is the course aimed at?

Who can do Multiply?

Anyone (19+) who wants to improve their maths skills and gain confidence using maths in everyday situations.

Suitable if you are a beginner.

What will I study?

The course will focus on making a Tote Bag.


How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed through a range of activities. All students will have the option to progress onto further learning if desired.



Please register your interest here

Next Steps

24 hours guided learning time.

Upon completion you may wish to progress to Functional Skills Maths course with us.