Explore select horological courses at J A Alcock & Son, featuring a focused student-to-tutor ratio. Each course is led by a certified horologist with educational expertise, guaranteeing top-tier instruction within our well-equipped workshop.
Craft Your Own Mechanical Clock Movement
Embark on an immersive journey in our fully equipped workshop, crafting a clock movement from the ground up. Designed for individuals with fundamental machining and hand skills, this week-long course provides comprehensive instruction. With drawings and materials provided, you'll leave with your personally crafted clock movement as a cherished memento
Clock Servicing Essentials
Unlock the world of clock servicing with our beginner-friendly course. Gain the skills to confidently service your own clock, tailored to your level. Empower yourself with the knowledge to maintain and care for your timepiece effectively.
Introduction to Basic Hand Skills
Designed for absolute beginners without any prior experience in practical metalwork, this course offers a foundational understanding of essential hand skills.
Introduction to Decorative Hand Work
This novice-friendly course is tailored for those with no practical metalwork background. Delve into the essentials of piercing and sculpting, honing your eye for precise forms. It suits beginners and also serves as a progression from the Basic Hand Skills course.
Introduction to Hand Turning
Designed for absolute beginners in practical hand turning, this course covers fundamental techniques and tool preparation. It's also a natural progression from the Basic Hand Skills course, catering to slightly more advanced learners.
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