Our mission is to educate the changing world in the science of colour.
The Society of Dyers and Colourists
Educating the changing world in the science of colour.
|The SDC aims to be the outstanding provider of education and community engagement for those studying and working with coloration.
The SDC is the outstanding provider of colour education, offering a range of internationally recognised coloration courses and qualifications. Our mission is to educate the changing world in the science of colour.
|Founded in 1884, the SDC became a registered charity in 1962 and was awarded a Royal Charter in 1963.
The SDC remains the only organisation in the world able to award the Chartered Colourist status. The SDC works globally, with worldwide membership and is a centre for networking and community engagement amongst the coloration industry.
Our services and activities include:
The SDC Colour Community. A global community that inspires you to get involved with SDC activities to grow and increase your network. Including around 2,000 members in 50 countries.
Colour Education. Our expert-led Colour Education Pathway building skills and confidence in colour theory and practice. With access to bursaries for students and a range of specialist colour publications.
|A wide range of events and competitions delivering education and a great experience and enabling you to connect and build your network.
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