Jewellery Manufacturing (7679)

Last Updated: 24 Jun 2016
This qualification will provide proof of a basic practical ability, knowledge and understanding of jewellery making at the standard recognised by employers in goldsmithing and allied trades. This qualification is part of the apprenticeship framework.
Those with some experience of jewellery making looking to work in the industry, and apprentices and professional jewellery makers looking to progress in their careers.
Available to deliver in the following:
  • England
  • Wales
  • Scotland
  • Northern Ireland
  • Ireland

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General Information

What Is Involved In Studying This Course?

You will be able to develop and demonstrate the specialist knowledge and skills you have developed such as

  • Interpreting jewellery manufacture drawings
  • Marking out and measuring materials for jewellery
  • Using tools to cut, file and pierce jewellery
  • Using tools to produce formed jewellery
  • Using equipment to permanently join jewellery or silverware components
  • Using techniques to polish and finish jewellery
  • Using tools to produce hand engraving on jewellery or silverware products.

You will learn on the job in the work environment or in the classroom.

Assessment will include a portfolio of evidence to meet the criteria of the qualification.

Which level is right for me?

Level 2
You have basic jewellery making skills and knowledge and are working, or looking to work, in the goldsmithing sector or allied trades.

Level 3
You have intermediate jewellery making skills and knowledge and are working, or looking to work, in the goldsmithing sector or allied trades. The qualifications are a natural progression for those with a Level 2 Diploma.

What Careers Can This Lead To?

These qualifications can help you to progress in a wide range of roles in the jewellery manufacturing sector including:

  • Designer
  • Craftsperson.

What Is Involved With Delivering This Course?

To deliver these qualifications you will need suitably qualified staff to carry out training and assessment.

You will also need suitable facilities to carry out the required training to enable learners to achieve industry standards.

To find all the resource requirements, download the qualification handbook from the centre documents section.

There are no eligibility requirements.

Level 2

Level 2 is ideal if you have basic jewellery making skills and knowledge and are working, or looking to work, in the goldsmithing sector or allied trades.

This comprises mandatory units from a range, including:

  • Interpret jewellery manufacture or silversmithing drawings
  • Mark out and measure materials for jewellery and silverware components
  • Know the properties of common precious metals and alloys used in jewellery manufacture or silversmithing
  • Use tools to produce formed jewellery or formed silverware components
  • Use equipment to permanently join jewellery or silverware components
  • Use hand and mechanical techniques to polish and finish jewellery or silverware components
  • Use tools to produce hand engraving on jewellery or silverware products
  • Use techniques to identify and secure stone in settings in jewellery or silverware products.

For a full list of units, download the qualification handbook from the centre documents section.

What Careers Can This Lead To?

These qualifications can help you to progress in a wide range of roles in the jewellery manufacturing sector including:

  • Designer
  • Craftsperson.

Level 2 Diploma in Jewellery Manufacturing (7679-02)

Last Registration Date: 31 Jan 2015
Closed for registrations

Level 2 Diploma in Jewellery Manufacturing

  • Accreditation No: 600/1625/5 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Credit based qualification This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 45 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 288 - 288 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 31/01/2017 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 2 Diploma in Jewellery Manufacturing (7679-04)

Last Registration Date: 28 Feb 2019

Level 2 Diploma in Jewellery Manufacturing

  • Accreditation No: 601/3129/9 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Credit based qualification This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 60 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 433 - 433 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 28/02/2021 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 2 Award in Jewellery Manufacturing (7679-12)

Last Registration Date: 30 Jan 2015
Closed for registrations

Level 2 Award in Jewellery Manufacturing

  • Accreditation No: 600/4006/3 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Credit based qualification This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 3 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 15 - 29 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 30/01/2017 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 3

Is this level right for me?

You have intermediate jewellery making skills and knowledge and are working, or looking to work, in the goldsmithing sector or allied trades. The qualifications are a natural progression for those with a Level 2 Diploma.

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There are seven Level 3 Diploma qualifications:

  • Level 3 Diploma in Jewellery Manufacturing
  • Level 3 Diploma in Silversmithing
  • Level 3 Diploma in Precious Metal Engraving
  • Level 3 Diploma in Precious Metal Polishing and Finishing
  • Level 3 Diploma in Gem Setting
  • Level 3 Diploma in Precious Metal CAD/CAM
  • Level 3 Diploma in Precious Metal Enamelling.

Each diploma comprises a combination of mandatory and optional units including:

  • Produce precious metal objects from detailed drawings and specifications
  • Mark out and measure materials for the manufacture of precious metal objects
  • Apply concepts of metallurgy to the production of precious metal objects
  • Saw and pierce jewellery components
  • Form jewellery components
  • Join jewellery components by soldering
  • Use mechanical methods to join precious metal components
  • Produce tools and jigs for use in the manufacture of precious metal objects.


What Careers Can This Lead To?

These qualifications can help you to progress in a wide range of roles in the jewellery manufacturing sector including:

  • Designer
  • Craftsperson.

Level 3 Diplomas in Jewellery Manufacture (7679-03)

Last Registration Date: 31 Jan 2015
Closed for registrations

Level 3 Diploma in Jewellery Manufacturing

  • Accreditation No: 600/2749/6 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Credit based qualification This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 75 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 410 - 503 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 31/01/2018 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 3 Diploma in Silversmithing

  • Accreditation No: 600/2750/2 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Credit based qualification This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 94 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 467 - 542 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 31/01/2018 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 3 Diploma in Precious Metal Polishing and Finishing

  • Accreditation No: 600/2751/4 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Credit based qualification This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 53 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 212 - 259 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 31/01/2018 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 3 Diploma in Precious Metal CAD/CAM

  • Accreditation No: 600/2754/X This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Credit based qualification This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 58 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 311 - 359 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 31/01/2018 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 3 Diploma in Precious Metal Enamelling

  • Accreditation No: 600/2927/4 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Credit based qualification This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 47 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 205 - 280 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 31/01/2018 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 3 Diploma in Gem Setting

  • Accreditation No: 600/2929/8 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Credit based qualification This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 59 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 266 - 335 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 31/01/2018 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 3 Diploma in Precious Metal Engraving

  • Accreditation No: 600/2930/4 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Credit based qualification This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 72 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 335 - 423 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 31/01/2018 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 3 Diplomas in Jewellery Manufacturing (7679-05)

Last Registration Date: 28 Feb 2019

Level 3 Diploma in Jewellery and Silverware Manufacturing – Jewellery Manufacture

  • Accreditation No: 601/3306/5 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Credit based qualification This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 81 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 565 - 603 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 28/02/2022 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 3 Diploma in Jewellery Manufacturing CAD/CAM

  • Accreditation No: 601/3306/5 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Credit based qualification This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 81 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 673 - 753 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 28/02/2022 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 3 Diploma in Jewellery and Silverware Manufacturing - Silversmithing

  • Accreditation No: 601/3310/7 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Credit based qualification This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 81 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 565 - 603 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 28/02/2022 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 3 Diploma in Jewellery Allied Trades - Enamelling

  • Accreditation No: 601/3311/9 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Credit based qualification This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 46 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 314 - 451 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 28/02/2022 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 3 Diploma in Jewellery Allied Trades – Engraving

  • Accreditation No: 601/3311/9 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Credit based qualification This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 62 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 314 - 451 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 28/02/2022 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 3 Diploma in Jewellery Allied Trades – Gem Setting

  • Accreditation No: 601/3311/9 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Credit based qualification This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 50 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 314 - 451 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 28/02/2022 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 3 Diploma in Jewellery Allied Trades – Polishing and Finishing

  • Accreditation No: 601/3311/9 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Credit based qualification This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 46 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 314 - 451 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 28/02/2022 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 3 Award in Jewellery Manufacturing (7679-13)

Last Registration Date: 30 Jan 2015
Closed for registrations

Level 3 Award in Jewellery Manufacturing

  • Accreditation No: 600/4058/0 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Credit based qualification This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 6 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 17 - 48 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 30/01/2018 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 3 Certificate in Jewellery Manufac (7679-23)

Last Registration Date: 30 Jun 2016

Level 3 Certificate in Jewellery Manufacturing

  • Accreditation No: 600/4059/2 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Credit based qualification This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 13 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 60 - 111 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 30/06/2019 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

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