Sew protective workwear


Sew protective workwear using resistant materials and special stitching techniques. Combine good hand-eye coordination, manual dexterity, and physical and mental stamina.

Alternative labels

sew protective work clothes
stitch protective workwear
make protective workwear
stitch protective work clothes

Skill type


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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Sew protective workwear is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Protective clothing apparel manufacturer: Protective clothing apparel manufacturers produce personal protective equipment (PPE) made of textiles. They produce wearing apparel resistant to different hazards (e.g. thermal, physical, electrical, biological, and chemical, etc.), high visibility warming clothing, protective against cool, cold, rain, UV solar radiation, etc. They follow standards and assess the fulfillment of requirements.

Optional skill

Sew protective workwear is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.




  1. Sew protective workwear – ESCO


Last updated on September 20, 2022