Jerry & Norma,
Thanks for your inquiry.
Regarding the Revere Academy, we are authorized by California’s
Departmen t of0AEducation, to grant certificates and diplomas.
There are basically 3 ways to0Aattend. Take individual classes as
desired, at any pace for certificates.0AFollow the Graduate
Jeweler diploma program of 22 classes. Follow the
Jewelry0ATechnician diploma program of 11 classes.
Classes are all short and intensive, lasting from 1-5 days. They
are well-0Astructured and packed with The two diploma
programs can be0Aaccomplished in as little as 3 1/2 months if you
start at the proper time. You0Awill have classes most weekends and
depending on which program you follow, you0Awill have classes
during the week as well.
Our program is quite professionally oriented, which is one of the
ways it=0Astands out. All the instructors are working
professionals who teach skills0Athey have perfected over many
years of daily use. Most of the students either0Ahave professional
experience or aspirations, although some serious hobbyists0Aalways
If you have not seen our web site please visit us at 0A<A
Looking forward to hearing from you with more questions and seeing
you so on in0Aour classes.
P.S. Here is just a handful of things people have said about the
I never thought I could learn so much in only 3 days.09 -Susan
Bonnell of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
The teacher was a wealth of knowledge. I am grateful that I had
the0Aopportunity to learn from him. The class was basic enough
that I didn92t feel0Aoverwhelmed but challenging enough so that I
was never bored.-S. Young of Clarks Summit, PA
I can92t think of any way the class could have been better. -Dave
Nelson of Boulder, CO
I can92t wait to get back to my studio and apply what I learned to
my own work.0AI definitely received my money92s worth. -K. Nolan
of Pensacola, FL
I couldn92t have asked for more. Despite many years at the bench,
and several0Atrips to the Academy I keep learning and learning and
learning.-Bernie Benavidez of Rochester, MN
I learned far more than I ever imagined. The Revere Academy
deserves its=0Areputation as the best school in the country. -Henry
Kraft of Casselberry, FL
The instructor was excellent, tailoring the material to several
different=0Alevels of students. This has been a tremendous
experience! I am more than0Asatisfied. -Marcia Seifried of
The instructor was precise and patient, teaching us "real world"
skills t hat0Ajewelers face every day at the bench. -Tom Beard of
The instructor shared his vast knowledge freely and with the
patience of a0Asaint. I could not have asked for more. Bravo!
-Stephanie Blackmon of Bakersfield, California0A