Postgraduate courses Fashion Academy COSMO at Centrocot starting in October 2022

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ITS COSMO and Centrocot confirm the technical post-diploma training offer for the year 2022/2024. Open Days: 7th May - 10th June - 8th July 2022.

On 31 January the first edition of the two-year ITS COSMO Technology Sustainability Manager course was launched at Centrocot. The course, which is intended for graduates resident or domiciled in the Lombardy Region, is a two-year course (2,000 hours) and includes 800 hours dedicated to internships in companies, which will enable participants to enter the working environment by contributing to the sustainable development of products and processes.

At the end of the course, participants are awarded the Higher Technician Diploma with certification of skills corresponding to level V of the European Qualifications Framework – EQF. Additional certificates are also envisaged to enhance the training path and the curriculum of the participants: ZDHC Academy – Chemical Management System Course; Auditor Course – third party quality management system according to UNI EN ISO 9001:2015; Auditor Course – third party according to UNI EN ISO 14001; Ecodesigner Course – Textile, Clothing and Fashion.

The course will be repeated in a second edition for the two-year period 2022/2024 and it is already possible to enrol for the selections through the ITS COSMO Foundation website ( The dates of the selections are:

  • Monday 18 July 2022
  • Friday 9 September 2022


At the same time, the IFTS Textile Innovation & new Materials course will also be presented in the next Lombardy Region notice regarding IFTS 2022/2023 courses. If approved, it will reach its seventh edition and will allow 25 young people (up to 29 years of age) to access it FREE OF CHARGE.

The course lasts 1000 hours, 450 of which are dedicated to in-company internships, and provides an overview of the entire sector, exploring strategic themes such as the Circular Economy and recycling technologies, innovative multi-sector applications and the study of new trends, including Eco-Design. Participants in this course will also be able to acquire certificates that are particularly attractive to companies; one example is ZDHC’s Chemical Management System (, which provides an insight into how companies are safely managing chemicals.


For more information you can meet us at one of our open days at the new Multi-Lab at Centrocot at Malpensafiere:

  • Saturday 7 May 2022
  • Friday 10 June 2022
  • Friday 8 July 2022


You can book a place through the dedicated page:


For further information please contact:

  • Enrico Gedi, Training Department,, +39 0331 696789

Author: Enrico Gedi

Training Dept.