MUNICIPAL INSTITUTE OF VOCATIONAL TRAINING OF VOLOS
Riga Fereou 1 & Hironos, z.c.: 38333, Volos, Greece
Tel.: +30 2421056446, Fax: +30 2421056389, email: info@diek.gr - edu@diek.gr
Handmade Jewelry Technician

The jewel, a beauty and attraction supplement, is closely associated with mans nature.

A jewel technician, mastering traditional and new techniques, as well as the contemporary morphological concepts and technological practices, creates original jewelry and participates in their production. Specializers create jewels in production workshops; they design and produce original pieces.

OCCUPATION DESCRIPTION
A Jewelry Technician specializes in performing independently and responsibly the jewel design and manufacturing; he/she does this either for his own creation (handmade jewelry) or for multiple output (productive - cast jewels).

Theoretical technical and artistic knowledge, along with the practice of techniques, enable the technician - by transforming raw materials (gold, silver or other metals and materials) - to work out and create new forms of jewelry.

JOBS
Our countrys tradition and modern lifestyle give the opportunity to Handmade - Productive Jewelry Technicians to work as: Freelancer, Associate in silversmith workshops, Jewelry Designer in silversmith business

COURSES

  • Basic - Artistic courses:
    • Freehand Drawing,
    • Color,
    • Volume - Sculpture,
    • Art and Jewelry History,
    • Basic Design and Aesthetics
  • Special courses:
    • Jewelry Design,
    • Silversmith techniques,
    • Constructions,
    • Gemology,
    • Lithography,
    • Enamel Techniques,
    • Nailing,
    • Cast
  • General courses:
    • Foreign language,
    • Using a PC
MUNICIPAL INSTITUTE OF VOCATIONAL TRAINING OF VOLOS
Riga Fereou 1 & Hironos, z.c.: 38333, Volos, Greece
Tel.: +30 2421056446, Fax: +30 2421056389, email: info@diek.gr - edu@diek.gr