Watch Service & Repair Technician
intensif program 6 or 8 months
We have been asked many time to offer a short training and we're delighted to add this course to our program.
It is designed for people who would like to learn repairing and servicing watches or watchmakers who want to refresh the after sales service and repair procedures as well as upgrading their skills.
For students wanting to learn the art of watchmaking, read more about our 2 year fullskill program.
Barrel and Gear Train Course
Includes; studying and practicing the repair and servicing of the winding and setting mechanism, barrel and mainspring, gear train, jewelled bearings etc. on modern and vintage movements.
Includes; studying and practicing the service, repair and adjusting of various Swiss lever escapements on modern and vintage movements.
Includes; studying and practicing the service, repair and adjusting of various balance and hairsprings, as well as practicing precision timing on modern and vintage watches.
Includes; studying and practicing the service and repair of different types of modern and vintage chronograph watches; Column wheel and cam operated, vertical and horizontal clutch systems, modular and automatic chronographs.
After Sales Service and Repair Course
Includes; practicing of servicing and repairing complete movements and watches, dealing with cases, dials and hands, various common after sales service procedures, timing of complete movements and watches as well as other subjects relating to after sales service and repair of complete watches.
Includes; studying and practicing the service and repair of the automatic, calendar, and quartz watch. If time allows some simple tool making and practicing some watch parts finish will be addressed as well.
Duration: 6 months with attestation
This course intensif course is for quick learner and you will receive a attestation in the end,
there's no final exam.
8 months with certfification
You will learn all you need to work in any country as a watch technician
a succesfull final exam will lead to a certification. We recommand the 8 months modul to fully get advantage of the whole course.
Language: According to participants: English, French, German
School start: 15th August 2019 and/or 7th January 2020
(other dates possible)