PJI course

WHY TAKE OUR LEVEL 2 DIPLOMA PJI

As an aspiring jeweller; equip yourself with the skills needed for employment as an apprentice in the jewellery industry.

  • Designed with employment skills in mind, the PJI course allows you to gain not only technical knowledge and real practical experience in a classroom-based environment; but also, the opportunity to develop personally, whilst exploring customer service and functional skills.
  • Develop a variety of intermediate skills in jewellery manufacturing including silversmithing and allied trades in a safe environment. This will include making a chain, a hollow ring and a domed pendant.
  • Providing you with the required skills to be work-ready and technically proficient when you enter into the jewellery industry or progress onto our Level 3 qualification.

 

For more information, please contact recruitment@baj.ac.uk

International learners, please contact stefania.costa@baj.ac.uk

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ENTRY REQUIREMENT
ENTRY REQUIREMENT
  • Entry Level 3 Functional Skills.
  • You will need to have attained GCSE at grade C in Maths and English or require Functional Skills at Level 1 or 2, the course will not include any GCSE delivery.
  • Prior experience or qualifications are not mandatory.
DELIVERY MODEL
DELIVERY MODEL
  • Course dates: The PJI course in London will start on the 14th January 2019, with three days per week. (Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday)
  • Functional skills will be delivered as a module for the first four weeks, followed by a blended learn­ing programme of jewellery manufacture, personal development and customer service classes deliv­ered in our workshops in London or Birmingham.
  • Work experience is completed in weeks 20 and 21 of the course.
TRAINING PROVIDED AND DURATION OF THE PROGRAMME
TRAINING PROVIDED AND DURATION OF THE PROGRAMME
  • Level 2 Diploma in Jewellery Manufacturing.
  • Maths and English Functional Skills [please note if you already hold the transferable skills GCSE A-C in accordance to the guidelines of SASE then you are eligible for exemption. Therefore, you will not be required to complete this module].
  • Level 1 Personal Development for Employability Certificate.
  • Level 2 Customer Service.
  • Exhibition of your portfolio of work to employers to secure a work experience place.
  • 6 days of work experience.
  • Course duration: 6 months.
NEXT STEPS AFTER COMPLETION
NEXT STEPS AFTER COMPLETION

Upon successful completion of our Preparation for the Jewellery Industry programme, you will be given the opportunity to progress towards our Level 3 apprenticeship or diploma. We are already working with key employers looking to recruit young people as an addition to their team.

Level 3 qualification:

Our industry-recognised Level 3 Jewellery Manufacturing and Design qualification helps you devel­op the high-level craft skills, knowledge, design and rendering skills you need to produce profession­al quality pieces.

Course duration: 18 months

Work experience with renowned jewellery companies such as:

Hockley Mint / Weston Beamor / Brown & Newirth / Centre Jewellery / Signet / Davran / Domino / Genius of the Lamp / Wedds and Co.

Contact Us

5 St Cross St,
Hatton Garden,
London EC1 8UA

+44 (0)20 7405 0197

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