perform manual cutting for footwear uppers


Be able to check and complete cutting orders, select leather surfaces, classify cut pieces. manual dexterity, as well as ability for identifying faults and defects on the leather surface are required. A very good visual capacity is also necessary in order to recognise colours, shades and type of finishes. Be able to use the following tools: knife, pattern templates, cutting board and marking needle.

Alternative label

  • perform cutting for footwear uppers by hand

  • perform hand-made cutting for footwear

  • perform manual cutting for footwear

  • execute manual cutting for footwear uppers

  • cut footwear uppers by hand

  • manually cut footwear uppers

Skill type

  • skill

Skill reusability level

  • sector specific skills and competences

Essential skill/competence of

Optional skill/competence of



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