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5 reasons to become an apprentice

Apprenticeships are becoming more and more popular. And with the 10th annual National Apprenticeship Week on this week, we’ve decided to comprise a list of the top reasons to become an apprentice.

BAJ Open Days

Join us at our Open Days to find out more about the Academy and how we train the next generation of jewellers. Click for 2017 dates!

Spotlight: BAJ Level 2 Diploma in Jewellery Manufacturing and Design

Today, we look closer at the Level 2 Diploma in Jewellery Manufacturing and Design, a uniquely comprehensive technical skills course which teaches you the basics of making and designing professional quality jewellery needed for a career in the jewellery trade or to become a designer.

Upcoming Short Courses!

British Academy of Jewellery offers a selection of exciting short courses, in addition to our Diploma courses. Whether you are looking to learn a new skill, perfect your technique or just take up a new hobby, we have a course perfect for you! Find out the dates for our upcoming short courses.

Out with the old, in with the new: Welcome to the British Academy of Jewellery

On 25th January 2017 Holts Academy officially becomes the British Academy of Jewellery. The time has come for the Academy to make a statement of intent – through a name that reflects who we are and where we are going, a new curriculum that offers something for everyone and a brand new image that best portraits this new chapter. Please join us on this exciting journey.