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SEPTEMBER 2019 - BOOKING NOW - Calendar for Certificate 2019 - 2020 available here


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 One Year -Full Time - Certificate in Traditional Jewellery and Goldsmith Skills Course

One Year -Full Time - Certificate in Traditional Jewellery and Goldsmith Skills Course

Designed to offer graduates all of the practical jewellery and goldsmith skills needed to develop a full-time career in the jewellery trade. 
The course covers a wide range of goldsmith and jewellery design skills over a nine month programme running from September to June each year and expands a traditional jewellery apprenticeship to incorporate additional elements required to establish a career in the jewellery industry. As an alternative option to a CAO Application, this certificate course offers a wealth of potential with real career prospects after just one year.

The  One Year Full-time Certificate in Traditional Jewellery and Goldsmith Skills Course runs at The School of Jewellery Ireland's Dublin faculty on the North Circular Road, Dublin 7.


 Download the course syllabus and Application form HERE


Outline Course Syllabus

Training is provided by professional tutors who have extensive experience in the jewellery industry and in business both in Ireland and abroad.

The Jewellery skills covered in the full-time course include but are not limited to:

The Full-time Traditional Jewellery & Goldsmith Skills Course is highly recommended by the Design & Crafts Council of Ireland.

Graduates of The School of Jewellery Ireland will be highly sought after and qualified students may develop successful careers in the jewellery trade. The School of Jewellery Ireland offers career guidance advice, marketing and business skills specific to each student’s requirements.

On graduation, students will have the opportunity to showcase their work in Deirdre O'Donnell Contemporary Jewellery , and exhibit at Ireland’s leading public craft symposium - the Gifted Contemporary Craft & Design Fair, RDS, Dublin.

During the course of this  One Year Full-time Certificate Course, you will be tasked with the development of a significant course work project - this business project will involve every aspect of business development combined with jewellery making. You will be tasked with establishing a business model for a specific piece or range of pieces including designing, crafting and modelling a piece or range of jewellery, costing structures, pricing models (wholesale and retail models), marketing, promoting and selling your pieces. 


 Download the course syllabus and Application form HERE



Course Schedule

  • Full time September  – June inclusive
  • Five days per week.
  • Combination of tutoring, classwork and bench practice.


Fee Structure

  • Course fees of €11,900* per annum will be applicable and all silver course materials, marketing, setting, stones and consumable equipment are supplied by The School of Jewellery Ireland.

€11,900* - 2019 TSOJI Payment agreements are now available.

Please Enquire HERE 

Application Process

  • Applicants must be 16 years or over (our age profile ranges from 16 to 65!)
  • 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.

Now Accepting Applications for September 2019

 Download the course syllabus and Application form HERE.