72 Hours

Diamond Setting I

Diamond Setting I is designed for the beginner or intermediate craftsperson who wants to learn basic setting work. A variety of settings is covered, please see the course outline below. Materials are provided except precious metals/stones.

Classes Meet

Twice a week for 12 weeks. Each class is 3 hours long.
The course meets Monday and Wednesday.
From 2 – 5 p.m. or 6 – 9 p.m.


Fee is $1,750. Hand tools must be purchased either at the school or from outside sources. The tool fee is $125 plus sales tax (8.875%), totaling $136.10. The total fee for tuition and tool kit is $1,856.10. (A payment plan is available).


Students earn a Certificate.

Course Dates

The course starts the first and third Monday of every month, and is given in one quarter.

Curriculum Outline

Diamond Setting I

Prong setting | Channel setting | Marquise setting | Pear shape setting | Bezel setting | Gypsy setting