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New Zealand Certificate in Jewellery Level 4

This course is available


Level of Study



16 weeks

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What will you learn

You will develop and apply essential skills in the control of your hand-tools to achieve dimensions & marking out, forming, filing, soldering, making settings, cutting stone holes and back holes, polishing, to construct jewellery to prescribed parameters.

These skill-sets focus on establishing accuracy and applying problem-solving skills in the production of fine jewellery.

This program is closely linked to employment-focused activities and will suit anyone who is considering further study to make goldsmithing and jewellery a career.

Career Pathway

Industry Bench hand, Apprentice, Maker in associated creative industries.

Education Pathway

Learners may enroll for NZSAF Level 4 NZ Certificate in Art & Design, and NZ Diploma in Jewellery Level 5.

Entry criteria

Minimum Requirements - You must be 18 years of age or older, and have English at NCEA Level 1 or equivalent, as all tuition is conducted in English.

Detailed Requirements - An audition is required and is free of charge. Prior experiences or achievements are not assessed unless requested.

English Language Requirements

Student from a country with a visa decline rate of more than 20%:

NCEA Level 3 with University Entrance or equivalent

Certificate of Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (CELTA)

Internationally recognised English language proficiency test scores.

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