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Now accepting applications to start on the 10th April 2018


3 Month Foundation Course in Jewellery Skills

3 Month Foundation Course in Jewellery Skills


  • Customized Highly Specialised Bespoke Studio Workshops for Four Students.
  • Individual attention due to low Tutor / Student Ratio.
  • Dublin City Centre Location.
  • Intensive 3 Month Course from 10th April 2018 to 15th June 2018.
  • Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday Afternoons from 2pm - 5.30pm.
  • Taught through Practice and Demonstration with Deirdre O'Donnell.
  • Traditional Intensive Foundation Apprenticeship.
  • Attendance on the 3 month Foundation course entitles the student to 10% reduction of fees for the One Year Full Time Certificate or Higher Certificate in Traditional Jewellery Skills.

Foundation Studies in Jewellery Skills to cover;

  • 6 - 8 Completed Silver Projects © with Materials Provided. 
  • Soldering Skills with Highly Specialised Aqua Flame Torch.
  • Introduction to Wax carving for production.
  • Introduction to Pattern Making for production.
  • Foundation Studies in Design, Marketing and Costings.
  • Introduction with recommendation to Trade Suppliers.


Fee Structure

  • Course fees of €2,800 will be applicable and all course materials and consumable equipment are supplied by The School of Jewellery Ireland.

Application Process

  • Applicants must be 18 years or over.
  • Applicants must have a high level of fluency in the English language.
  • We welcome all levels of experience including beginners, and are all inclusive. However, if you are not already a part-time student at The School of Jewellery Ireland, we will need to test your aptitude and there will be a simple bench test for short-listed applicants.
  • The School of Jewellery Terms & Conditions apply.

Download the Application form HERE.

Please return your application form to The School of Jewellery Ireland to progress with your application. 

For course enquiries, please email studio@theschoolofjewellery.ie