Trade Practices

Required for the Jewelry Technician and Graduate Jeweler Diplomas

August 10-11, 2016

2 days, 9am - 4pm



Instructor: Nancy Wintrup

Like many fields, the jewelry industry has its own culture and customs that can be difficult and costly to learn by trial and error. If you are entering the field, there are certain practices you must know in order to succeed. Discussion includes recycling scrap gold, testing gold, taking in jobs, plus tool maintenance, health precautions, trade magazines, industry events, insurance, resources, laws, copyrights, trademarks, and much more. 12 hours

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