The « Mention Complémentaire en Joaillerie » is a level V National Diploma. It requires full time training over a year.
The graduate will be able to complete a piece of fine jewellery ready for setting. His /her activity comes between that of the jeweller and the stone setter. He/she will be able to make the framework of a piece of fine jewellery in which stones can be set and to repair stone set jewellery.
This professional must have a good knowledge of materials including constraints related to the use of gemstones.