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Occupational Supply Demand
Unit of Analysis
4816B Shoe and Leather Work and Repair
Program(s) of Study and Training

Any instructional program in leatherworking and upholstering not listed above.

A program that prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to repair all types of footwear, including replacement and mending of worn parts, repairing orthopedic footwear, refinishing and dyeing leather, and repairing other leather goods such as handbags, belts, and luggage.


Construct, decorate, or repair leather and leather-like products, such as luggage, shoes, and saddles. May use hand tools.

Operate or tend a variety of machines to join, decorate, reinforce, or finish shoes and shoe parts.