LONDON SHORT COURSES
Learn to identify and understand gemstones on our Gemmology for Beginners short course. Taking place over two days, this programme will provide you with a comprehensive introduction to the fundamentals of gemmology: the science of gemstones.
Next start dates: 14 – 15 January 2023
Learn how to set stones in jewellery, gaining fundamental knowledge about a wide range of setting processes and styles. Whether you’re a student enrolled in a jewellery-related course or a professional already working in the jewellery industry and looking to expand your repertoire, this three-day short course offers a thorough introduction to the stone setting skills you need to make dazzling jewellery pieces.
Next start date: 27 February -1 March 2023
Learn to use complex stone settings in your jewellery designs, expanding both your skillset and creative horizons. Intended for jewellers and jewellery students with some setting experience, particularly for those who have completed our Stone Setting Techniques: Beginner programme, our intermediate stone setting course will allow you to explore more intricate setting techniques.
Next start dates: 3 – 5 July 2023
*Terms and conditions apply, please contact the admissions team for more information.
For industry professionals and university graduates looking to develop their skillsets, school leavers looking to get a taste for a career in jewellery and jewellery enthusiasts, we have short courses for you.
The British Academy of Jewellery offers a wide selection of hands-on jewellery design, CAD, manufacturing and gemmology courses created to provide an intensive learning experience, spread normally between 1 to 14 days.
We also offer bespoke CAD programmes where our tutors can design and deliver courses tailored to your needs.
Our Learner Services team is also on hand to give you careers advice and guidance, and you will be able to access our database of current jobs and Apprenticeship vacancies in the jewellery industry.
Study at BAJ
Learn from the best: Design your collection under the watchful eye of our Master Goldsmiths and tutors with years of industry experience.
See all London has to offer: The epicentre of creative expression and culture
Quality tutor time: Intimate class sizes ensure our students get the support they need to succeed.
Begin a career in jewellery: Our courses and apprenticeships are designed to prepare you for the next step
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