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Featured In Retail Jeweller Magazine

The Jewellers Academy recently featured in a Retail Jeweller Magazine article about skills and training. Founder Derek Boyd was interviewed jewellery and watch journalist Rachael Taylor and you can read the interview below and see the full feature in this months Retail Jeweller Magazine.

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2024 Short Course Updates

It is our pleasure here at the Jewellers Academy, Yorkshire to release the 2024 initial set of short specialised courses for the Jewellery industry. The short courses vary from 2- 4.5 days  and are scheduled to be delivered over the coming months. Dates, modules and prices for each course are now available to download! Jewellery industry trades-persons or members of the public new to the trade are welcome to apply .

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Congratulations To Class A Of 2023 On Their Graduation

Congratulations to Class A of 2023 for graduating on 15/12/23 . Class A is the group  that we have focused on with respect of social media posts observing their development over the 40 week course, which, has been outstanding, in fact remarkable at the bench skills that they have acquired which shows clearly that the Swiss style of teaching that the Jewellers Academy have altered & adapted, develops the trainee in depth within a shorter period of time while maintaining high standards, much more than our expectations.

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Win A Gift Voucher For A Silversmithing Experience

Win a Gift voucher for ‘A Silversmithing Experience’ worth £99. An opportunity to spend an evening learning how to make silver Jewellery under instruction at the award winning Jewellers Academy training Centre based in the heart of Bridlington

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Silversmithing Experience Evenings

We are offering discounted tickets to 100 applicants on a first come first served basis after which we will concentrate only on our commercial business. Vouchers may be purchased at The Workshop, 8 Prospect street, Bridlington or applied for by completing an application form or drop us a line at info@thejewellersacademy.com and we will contact you directly.

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General Watch Repair Short Course 2023/24

The updated General Watch Repair Prospectus is now online. We have revised this short course content as, with time constraints we could not train in as much detail as high level training requires so we have created an optional set of 3 days which has got more topics in depth for the trainee to complete at a later stage.

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Best Service Provider Winner Retail Jeweller UK Jewellery Awards 2023

What a week its been for the Jewellers Academy, Yorkshire ! This really is the first chance we’ve had to post since winning a National Award organised by the Retail Jewellers on behalf of the UK Jewellery Industry. As the founder of the Jewellers Academy I simply could not be more proud of the achievement this business has made in such a short time and I thank everyone for the good wishes we have received over the past week it has been unbelievable. The phones have not stopped and we currently have to suspend all short course programs for a few weeks until things settle down...

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Orotig Laser Official Training Centre

We can announce after several weeks of negotiation, Orotig Spa, Europes' leading  laser equipment manufacturer has agreed terms with the Jewellers Academy, Yorkshire to become Orotig's first official training centre for all of their laser equipment relating to the Jewellery Industry. Orotig based in the Lake Garda region of Verona province distribute their products worldwide of which are known to be of the finest quality in the Industry.

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Evening Classes | Win Tickets To A Free Taster Evening

The Jewellers Academy based in the heart of Yorkshire is a unique specialised training centre for the Jewellery sector. Predominately focusing on the training in the repairing and restoration side of the industry the Academy is now gearing up to open its doors to  'Jewellery Making ' evening classes for the general public.

The launch of a modern online platform will follow in the coming months as our inquiries from further afield has increased dramatically since the announcement that the Jewellers Academy, Yorkshire has been short listed in the National Awards for 'Best service Provider 2023 ' to the UK jewellery Industry for the specialised courses delivered.

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Short Courses Starting In June 2023

The Jewellers Academy , Yorkshire can now confirm the first batch of short courses that will be delivered during the following 3 months :

June 2023 - The new 25 Day weekend course (predominantly Saturday) packed full of exciting modules . Perfect for the new-comer in repairing /restoration that gives a fantastic grounding to include modules such as Soldering, bench skills, Ring sizing & necklace & bracelet repair etc  A value for money course which is commercially structured . (numbers restricted)

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