Local Clockmaking Courses
Watch and Clock Courses at BHI Upton Hall
Watch Tutoring in Bristol
* A Link
to a list of Clock and Watchmaking Schools around the world
assistance with costs
Training S W
J Gale FBHI
Training S W was originally created to help students gain
practical skills to assist them with the BHI Distance Learning
Courses. The workshop is run by Phillip J Gale FBHI and is
situated in the heart of the Cornish countryside not far from the
main trunk road (A30) through Cornwall.
workshop is only able to accommodate a maximum of two students at
any one time therefore tuition is virtually on a one to one
and more Mature students in horology are invited to apply.
There will be no set titles for the courses and they can be
designed to fit in with students individual requirements.
will be held on a Saturday/Sunday only and can be for 1 or 2
Platform escapement course that I run is for more advanced
students and will cover 4 days over 2 weekends
per day for one to one tuition (2 student price reduced to £180
each per day).
day course over a weekend is £420 per person (Recommended).
platform escapement course is £580 per person
prices include a light lunch.
B can be provided for £30.00 per night
weekend courses a 25% deposit will be required
at: Phillipgale47@gmail.com ,
on 07551 588538 or
and/or Clock Courses at the British Horological Institute, Upton
Courses Programme www.bhi.co.uk/courses
courses are conducted at Upton Hall, where there are well-equipped
clock and watch workshops. The BHI can offer the option of
residential facilities and many students enjoy the added
opportunity to socialise with like-minded people after each day's
learning. The courses last from 1 to 5 days and cover both basic
and advanced topics.
Courses in Bristol
Come and learn a new skill or
advance your watch skills with a qualified watch repairer, who
will tailor every course to your individual needs.
The course cover both basic and
more advanced elements of watch repairing and provides a good
opportunity to gain experience in practical watch work.
Ideal for gaining some practical
skills if you are working on a distance learning course
Practical bench-work tutorials
cover good quality watches such as Unitas ETA large and small,
mechanical, automatic or quartz.
Prices vary depending on
Owen Gilchrist Watch
816724 or by email email@example.com
Eternal Tools' list of 30
and Watchmaking Schools around the world
scroll down to the UK section
Horological Trust is
anxious to assist those in the south-west who do, or will, carry
out repairs and restorations for the public and who may have
difficulty in financing the costs of improving their skills.
click on the 'Trust Fund' box
in the left margin for further details.