Digital Workshops - Gerber AccuMark®

Gerber Technology’s sophisticated Accumark® software solutions have been helping many of the world’s fashion brands for nearly 50 years. The AccuMark® software provides a solution for design, grading, marker making and production planning. It will allow you to; 

  • Streamline your production process, and improve your competitive position. 
  • Reduce errors by using pattern-making tools to validate patterns prior to production.
  • Improve collaboration opportunities by allowing you to share patterns, specifications, and instructions globally or with colleagues and partners as measurement charts can be exported to non-AccuMark®  users as TXT, CSV,or XLS files.
  • Save money by accurately estimating garment costs to ensure accurate work order processing.


Starting at the Gerber AccuMark® Studio

Studio 1 - Introduction

During this 6-hour Studio you will learn about the ideal Gerber program that makes it easy to realise your fashion designs and start you on the path with hassle-free development.

Overview the AccuMark® program with its user-friendly software that is fun and easy to use tools and applications.

Understand and use the basic tools frequently used for pattern styling.

AccuMark® Pattern Styling Studios

Studio 2 - Elementary Pattern Styling

Take your new Gerber knowledge and step into the design world by learning the many basics of AccuMark® Pattern Styling during this 6-hour Studio.

Hands-on start with some basic technical skills and quicksteps essential for pattern styling.

Finish with a pattern block ready for styling at your next AccuMark® Studio Workshop.

Studio 3 - Intermediate Pattern Styling

If you already have some experience in fashion design and want to get ahead, then increase your knowledge of the AccuMark® tools.

During this 6-hour Studio you will learn how to create design lines, circles, rotate and flip patterns, cut and join pieces & pivot darts.

Make facings to complete your designs ready for sampling.

AccuMark® Pattern Grading Studio

Studio 4 - Introduction to Pattern Grading

Developing a size range (pattern grading) with AccuMark® is quick and easy and in minutes you will see just how simple it is to develop grade rules and produce all the sizes you need for production during this 6-hour Studio.

• Grade Rules/Tables

• Perimeter Grading

• Flat/2D Grading

Studio 5 - Intermediate Pattern Grading

Apply your introductory pattern grading knowledge to a variety of pattern shapes - tops, pants, dresses, raglan sleeves, set-in sleeves in this 6-hour workshop.

Studio 6 - Proportional and Comparison Pattern Grading

Extend your pattern grading skills to include proportional and comparison grading as applied to plus sizes and bras, to accommodate increments in bust cup sizes in this 6-hour Studio.

AccuMark® Planning Studio

Studio 7 - Lay Planning

In just 3 hours see how easy it is to save time and money by learning the ins and outs of marker making and lay planning when you use AccuMark® Easy Marking - even check your yields!

Studio 8 - Advanced Pattern Styling

Experiment and expand your skills when you learn to be an expert with AccuMark® Advanced Pattern Styling - see all the tricks of the trade.

Throughout this 6-hour advanced Studio learn how to create volume - ruffles, shirring, folds and pleats. Re-invent shapes, make lining and interlining patterns, develop specification sheets using on-screen pattern measuring.

Finalise your Pattern Style File by adding a photo or sketch of your design.

Type Studios / Short course
Availability Domestic and international
Fee help N/A
Study mode Block/Intensive
Duration 1 day
Course code AccuMark
Form name na
Cricos NA
Next intake Currently accepting applications
  • Creative Direction & Styling
  • Fashion design
  • Interior design
  • Melbourne
  • Sydney
  • Fees & Dates

    Contact us on 02 9267 8799 or

  • How To Book

    How to Apply

    1. Read the course structure information
    2. Complete the interactive form (click here to download) which can be emailed to
    3. For additional information or assistance please call 1300 551 433


    What happens next?

    A Whitehouse representative will get in touch via email to let you know that your application form has been received.

  • FAQs

    How do I apply?

    All booking for Whitehouse Workshops can be completed online . 

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    Who can apply for a Whitehouse Workshop?

    Whitehouse Workshops are suitable for all ages from secondary school onward. These workshops are intended for those with little or no drawing/image styling skills but have a keen desire to develop them.

    How much is a Whitehouse Workshop?

    Whitehouse workshops are AUD$629 including a basic art kit. 

    What do I get out of the workshop?

    Students receive instruction from design specialists from the creative industries who oversee the educational quality of the delivery of each course. Each participant will receive a Whitehouse Certificate of Participation as recognition of course completion. Students will receive guidance and information on the application process for full-time courses at Whitehouse.

    Who can apply for School Workshops?

    Only School students can attend School Workshops, the delivery for these workshops are either incursions or at the Whitehouse campuses. All bookings must be made through your school.

    What are Brisbane and Perth Workshops?

    These two-day workshops are offered during the spring school holiday periods in Brisbane and Perth. Detailed dates, times, costs and locations can be found via the Brisbane and Perth Workshops tab. 

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