Setting Techniques for Beginners – Birmingham


• Develop your knowledge in a range of setting techniques and skills.

• Small group sizes

Course Content
Course Content

During this course in setting you will be introduced to a range of stone setting techniques and skills. You will gain an understanding of the wide range of setting processes and styles available to jewellers.

Topics include:

  • Tool making
  • Tube setting round cabochon stones
  • Claw setting round brilliant cut stones
  • Flush setting round brilliant cut stones
  • Rub over setting round brilliant cut stones
  • Rub over setting Princess cut stones
Key Information
Key Information
Level: Beginner

Entry requirements:

  • Have beginner jewellery manufacturing skills or
  • Have completed the BAJ short course “Jewellery Manufacturing for Beginners”

Who should take this course?

  • Working professionals in jewellery industry looking to gain knowledge and expertise
  • Current student enrolled in jewellery related courses

Duration: 3 days

Location: Birmingham

Qualification: British Academy of Jewellery Setting Techniques for Beginners Certificate


On completion of the beginner level course, we highly recommend taking our Setting Techniques for Intermediates course to gain a more in-depth, technical understanding of setting techniques. The British Academy of Jewellery offers a diverse range of specialist intensive courses to help individuals develop their jewellery knowledge and skill set in area such a CAD, gemstone studies and enamelling. We also provide a Jewellery Diploma Programme, which will equip you with all the knowledge and skills you need to design, make and sell jewellery.

Apply now
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Stay tuned for course dates

Call 0121 655 0105 to book your place!

For more information contact our Birmingham team.

Contact Us

Morley House,
26-30 Holborn Viaduct,
London EC1A 2AT

+44 (0)20 7405 0197

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