footwear components


Footwear components both for uppers (vamps, quarters, linings, stiffeners, toe puffs etc.) and bottoms (soles, heels, insoles etc.). Ecological concerns and the importance of recycling. Selection of suitable materials and components based on their influence on the footwear style and characteristics, properties and manufacturability. Procedures and methods in chemical and mechanical processing of leather and non-leather materials.

Alternative label

  • uppers and bottoms components for footwear

  • components of footwear

  • footwear uppers and bottoms components

  • footwear production elements

  • uppers and bottoms components

  • footwear production parts

Skill type

  • knowledge

Skill reusability level

  • sector specific skills and competences

Essential skill/competence of

Optional skill/competence of



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