Jewellery Trade Courses
Course details: Learn the variety of different hand tools and equipment required for the making and repair of jewellery. Develop the skills to enable you to become a repairer of your chosen specialized field and how to design and set up a workshop with the minimum equipment needed while taking into consideration all safety requirements.
Course details: Introduction to the origin of hallmarking and the changes that were introduced over the years. How to hallmark your work, how to decipher each hallmark and how to register with the assay office.
Testing Of Materials
Course details: Testing methods to determine Carat gold types, silver and platinum. The best procedures for bench sweeps and how to recycle your gold and silver from scrap. There will be a lecture given by a field expert from a leading UK Bullion company using the latest and most innovative technology in the trade to recoup lemel and sweep.
Course details: Develop the skills to value all types of jewellery and watches. Learn how to complete a replacement evaluation, allowing for fluctuations in the market, and how to complete the procedure. It is necessary to value absent assets should they become lost or stolen.
Course details: A comprehensive look at all machine engraving from the basic machines to the latest hi-spec computerized UK machines.
Course details: A light study of gemstones, both natural/synthetic and learning about their chemical compositions. How to test each stone so as to distinguish whether they are natural, synthetic or a simulant variety as well as determining their origin.