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Knitting 101

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  • Recommended by 97% of Students
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ABOUT THIS COURSE

Get down to the knitty gritty with this beginners course!


If visions of chunky knit scarves and cosy sweaters dance in front of your eyes when you see a ball of yarn, this is the course for you! Written by our own woolly experts, you'll start at the beginning and learn everything you need to know to become a champion knitter in no time.
 
Not only is knitting a fun hobby, it has a ton of health benefits!
  • Knitting slows cognitive decline
  • Improves fine motor function
  • Has the same positive benefits as meditation
  • Alleviates symptoms of stress, anxiety and depression
  • Helps prevent arthritis and tendonitis
  • Gives you a sense of pride in creating wearable works of art!
 
Knitting, like any other craft, takes practice, time and skill to become good - and that can be intimidating! It's ok to just be starting out, everyone starts at the beginning! Through this course you'll learn what you need to know, online, and in the comfort of your own home.

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

With clear instructions and patterns that range in complexity, this course will take you from knit novice to a knit whiz!
 
You'll learn:
  • How to choose yarn and needles
  • Basic stitches
  • How to quickly and easily fix mistakes
  • How to read a pattern
  • Stitches to create texture and twists
  • and much more!
This course is ideal for anyone who has wanted to learn how to knit! Everyone from kids to older adults can benefit from a calming, skill-based hobby.
 
Knitting is great for
  • Bonding with children or parents
  • Regaining fine motor skills after an injury
  • Calming anxiety
  • Focusing the mind
  • Cutting down on screen time

Trendimi courses are designed for anyone with an interest in learning. No formal qualifications are required to study with us. Our courses are suitable if you want to learn new skills, start a new career, or if you’re already working in a particular industry and wish to upgrade your talents and enhance your resume.

To receive certification, you must:
  1. Complete every page of the course
  2. Score at least 55% on the exams at the end of each module
  3. That's it!
If you meet these criteria, your certificate of successful completion will be emailed to you immediately after you finish the course
 
You will also have the option to order a hard copy certificate directly from ICOES. (www.icoes.org)
Module 1: Getting Started
  • 1.1 Gathering yarn and supplies
  • 1.2 Yarn – Fibers, weights & varieties
  • 1.3 Needles – materials & shapes
  • 1.4 Other knitting supplies
Module 2: Knitting Basics
  • 2.1 Cast on
  • 2.2 Basic stitches
  • 2.3 Correcting mistakes
  • 2.4 Blocking & joining pieces
  • 2.5 Four stitch patterns
  • 2.6 Five projects
Module 3: Reading A Pattern
  • 3.1 Knitting abbreviations
  • 3.2 Knitting shorthand
  • 3.3 Working from a chart
Module 4: Going Beyond Basics
  • 4.1 Special stitches for texture
  • 4.2 Shaping stitches
  • 4.3 Picking up stitches
  • 4.4 Four stitch patterns
  • 4.5 Five projects
Module 5: Specialty Needles
  • 5.1 Working with circular needles
  • 5.2 Working with double pointed needles
  • 5.3 Making cable twists
  • 5.4 Five stitch patterns
  • 5.5 Seven projects
Module 6: Finishing Touches
  • 6.1 Making tassels
  • 6.2 Adding fringe
  • 6.3 Lining a purse
  • 6.4 Additional projects
  • 6.5 Stitch patterns summary

RECEIVE YOUR CERTIFICATE IN 4 SIMPLE STEPS

Step 1

Register

Follow the easy peasy enrollment process

Step 2

Study

Absorb and remember course content with our easy-to-follow, structured information and helpful illustrations. And yes - you can study anywhere, anytime, from any device

Step 3

Evaluations

Reinforce your learning with quizzes at the end of each module

Step 4

Certification

Once you’ve successfully completed your course and passed the exams, you’ll receive your certification. Congratulations on your amazing achievement!

Module 1: Getting Started
  • 1.1 Gathering yarn and supplies
  • 1.2 Yarn – Fibers, weights & varieties
  • 1.3 Needles – materials & shapes
  • 1.4 Other knitting supplies
Module 2: Knitting Basics
  • 2.1 Cast on
  • 2.2 Basic stitches
  • 2.3 Correcting mistakes
  • 2.4 Blocking & joining pieces
  • 2.5 Four stitch patterns
  • 2.6 Five projects
Module 3: Reading A Pattern
  • 3.1 Knitting abbreviations
  • 3.2 Knitting shorthand
  • 3.3 Working from a chart
Module 4: Going Beyond Basics
  • 4.1 Special stitches for texture
  • 4.2 Shaping stitches
  • 4.3 Picking up stitches
  • 4.4 Four stitch patterns
  • 4.5 Five projects
Module 5: Specialty Needles
  • 5.1 Working with circular needles
  • 5.2 Working with double pointed needles
  • 5.3 Making cable twists
  • 5.4 Five stitch patterns
  • 5.5 Seven projects
Module 6: Finishing Touches
  • 6.1 Making tassels
  • 6.2 Adding fringe
  • 6.3 Lining a purse
  • 6.4 Additional projects
  • 6.5 Stitch patterns summary

$ 99

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  • Internationally Accredited by ICOES
  • Instant Free PDF Certificate
  • Recommended by 97% of Students
  • 24/7 Access
  • 2934 Students Enrolled
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