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Jewellery Workshop

Melbourne Polytechnic’s Jewellery Workshop is located at our beautiful, historic Fairfield campus.

At this facility, our students have individual access to a vast range of manufacturing, cutting, pressing, and forming, tools and equipment. You’ll love working at the individual workbenches and using the in-house casting facility, built on European technology, which will bring your jewellery and 3D objects to life. Experienced teachers provide training on jewellery-specific CAD software, enabling students to develop industry-standard drawing skills.

Jewellery Courses at Melbourne Polytechnic

Advanced Diploma of Jewellery and Object Design MEM60211
Visual Art - Full Time - Fairfield
Visual Art - Full Time - Fairfield
Our Advanced Diploma of Jewellery and Object Design MEM60211 is a two year, full-time dynamic course that provides a pathway from the Diploma of Jewellery and Object Design.
Certificate III in Jewellery Manufacture - Apprenticeship MEM30619
Visual Art - Apprentice, Part Time - Fairfield
Visual Art - Apprentice, Part Time - Fairfield
Turn your passion for creating beautiful jewellery into a rewarding career. Our nationally accredited MEM30619 Certificate III in Jewellery Manufacture runs at our Jewellery Centre - learn techniques, knowledge and expertise from our dedicated teachers.
Gem Setting
Visual Art - Short Course - Fairfield
Visual Art - Short Course - Fairfield
The Gem setting short course assists participants through a structured program of various gem-setting techniques and increase the participant’s technical knowledge and hand-skills base by completing various gem-setting tasks.
Diploma of Jewellery and Object Design MEM50311
Visual Art - Full Time, Part Time - Fairfield, Prahran
VTAC Visual Art - Full Time, Part Time - Fairfield, Prahran
Design, shine, mould and handcraft your career as a top jeweller. Learn your craft in our professional jewellery school as you achieve your Diploma of Jewellery and Object Design MEM50311. Become qualified to work as a jeweller or object designer in Melbourne’s thriving art, design and craft industries.
Certificate II in Engineering - Jewellery MEM20105
Visual Art - Part Time, Pre Apprentice - Fairfield, Prahran
Visual Art - Part Time, Pre Apprentice - Fairfield, Prahran
Acquire the strong foundation you need in jewellery making. Turn your designs on paper into pieces of art. Whether you have the ambition of becoming an artisan jeweller, working in the industry, or one day owning your own business - this is a great introductory course to get you started.
Introductory Jewellery
Visual Art - Short Course - Fairfield
Visual Art - Short Course - Fairfield
Do you have a sparkling desire to handcraft your own jewellery? Our teachers will expertly guide you to develop the basic skills that will get you started on your jewellery-making journey. Learn the techniques of making simple jewellery; filing, fabrication and soldering skills.
Certificate III in Jewellery Manufacture - Non-apprenticeship MEM30619
Visual Art - Full Time - Fairfield
Visual Art - Full Time - Fairfield
Turn your passion for creating beautiful jewellery into a rewarding career.
Intermediate Jewellery
Visual Art - Short Course - Fairfield
Visual Art - Short Course - Fairfield
Our Intermediate Jewellery course provides the inspirational progressive step for participants who have completed the Introductory Jewellery course or who have basic jewellery skills.
Wax Working for Jewellery
Visual Art - Short Course - Fairfield
Visual Art - Short Course - Fairfield
Are you wanting to bring your Wax Working Jewellery ideas to life? Our Wax Working for Jewellery short course will teach participants a range of wax working skills whilst using wax carving, forming, shaping and joining techniques whilst also learning about the Lost Wax Casting process. This course is suitable for beginners and participants that have some knowledge.