Introduction to Jewellery Casting
Designed to help Jewellers who want to start workshop Investment Casting
- Tuition from an experienced professional Jewellery Investment Casting Specialist
- Online Convenient Learning | 2 Hours Private Tuition
Thinking about starting Investment Casting in your own Jewellery workshop?
If you want to start Investment Casting in your workshop but are not sure;
How to set this up or what is involved in the process
How to achieve quality castings
Equipment / Tools
Which equipment is appropriate to buy for your work
Is existing casting equipment is a feasible for required output
Our expert Consultant/tutor Scot can help answer these questions and more in our mini two hour live private Casting Consultancy.
Our two hour online live casting consultancy is designed to provide you with expert advice from a professional Jewellery Investment Casting specialist about the best tools, equipment and operation set up suitable for your own work and workshop.
You will be receiving essential information that you should be aware of before you start investing your hard earned business capital in a Jewellery Investment Casting operation, regardless of its intended size.
Every area of jewellery replication through investment casting can be explored during the online session;
Lost wax casting of platinum, palladium and gold alloys
Technical issues : Clean up; Porosity etc
Waxing techniques and media
Tree building and design styles
Investment powders - binder systems and burnout
Precious metal alloys
Casting methods and machinery
Investment removal techniques
Casting related health and safety measures
Although a short introductory consultation, the aim is to help you get a better understanding of a process often hidden within the industry. From pattern media, sprue styles, investment types, alloys and burnout advice through to workshop construction and casting machine uses and limitations.
Our two hour session will help you create an Investment Casting Operation blueprint essential for adding effective Casting practices to your workshop production.
Students must have some working knowledge of traditional Jewellery Making
HOW ONLINE TEACHING WORKS
You will need to have a Google account, you may already have one if you use google gmail or you join free here
Your tutor emails you a link to join your consultancy meeting ion just before the agreed start time.
You simply open the Google Meet browser on your PC or laptop and log in at the appropriate time and copy the meeting code provided in the link.
Tap the meeting link from the invite, and enter the meeting code provided by y Consultant.
All tutors / consultants work as professional jewellers, Goldsmiths, Designers or are Jewellery Industry specialists who are willing to share their expertise and trade secrets with you.
Course Type and/or
Workshop Location (When available)
Consultant & Fee
Additional Course Information
What is the course date?
The course date is set by you, so that you can undertake a tuition session at your convenience.
All dates / times of course sessions are subject to tutor availability.
Start time are generally 10am GMT London Time but this can be adjusted slightly to suit.
About the Course Fee
A large portion of the course fee quoted is paid to the tutor, because, it’s their expertise that you pay for.
Where there is a selection of tutors, course, fee's may vary due to individual tutor requirements for teaching.
In addition a there is a small fee for arranging your course which is included in the total course fee.
Course fee payment is required in advanced by BACS Bank Transfer invoice or IBAN for international students.
Vat/Tax is not applicable
This Online Course
Tuition is interactive, delivered via Google Meet and is fully guided by the Consultant.
Make a Course Enquiry
Advise your details on the form provided.
At this stage this is just an enquiry with no obligation to book.
Payment is required in advance and payments are handled safely and securely by BACS Bank Transfer invoicing (IBAN for International students.
Some courses are available to pay in instalments, whereby a non-refundable deposit is required to book your course date. Please ask for details if this is of interest to you.
Once you have booked a cancellation fee of £75* will be deducted from your refund if you cancel your course up to and including 14 days prior to the start of the course once your payment has been received.
Cancellations received within 14 days of the course date are not eligible for a refund, however you may re-arrange your course for one other date if you wish.
Should we need to cancel your course due to unforeseen circumstances we will refund your course fee in full.
* Amount is variable depending on the duration and type of the course. When you enquire, out quote reply will provide the actual cancellation amount applicable. £75 applies to a standard one day course.