The Certificate Examinations

  • Certificate in Clock and Watch Servicing (Level 2)
  • Certificate in the Repair, Restoration and Conservation of Clocks / Watches (Level 3)

 The ‘Certificate’ examinations are being phased out and replaced by:

  • Diploma in Clock and Watch Servicing (Level 3)
  • Diploma in the Servicing and Repair of Clocks / Watches (Level 4)
  • Diploma in the Repair, Restoration and Conservation of Clocks / Watches

Students who have commenced the Certificate in Clock and Watch Servicing will be able to enter units  to complete the qualification up to and including the May 2014 examinations. Students wishing to complete the Certificate in the Repair, Restoration and Conservation of Clocks / Watches can enter units up to the May 2015 examinations.

There are arrangements for you to transfer some ‘Certificate’ units to the new ‘Diploma’ qualifications.  Details of this opportunity are provided in a booklet comparing the qualifications:

A Quick Guide to the EAL / BHI Examinations

The syllabus and past papers for the ‘Certificate’ qualifications’ can be downloaded from the list below:

Certificate in Clock and Watch Servicing

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The specimen papers are provided for the candidate to gain experience of past papers. Regrettably the Institute cannot provide answers to these questions; the information is provided in the Distance Learning Course.

Syllabus, Specimen Papers and Examiners Reports:

Hints and Tips for Candidates:

Further Specimen Papers:

Technical Drawing :

Certificate in the Repair, Restoration and Conservation of Clocks / Watches

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The specimen papers are provided for the candidate to gain experience of past papers. Regrettably the Institute cannot provide answers to these questions; the information is provided in the Distance Learning Course.

Syllabus, Specimen Papers and Examiners' Reports :

Hints and Tips for Candidates:

Further Specimen Papers:

Final Grade Part I

Final Grade Part II – Clock Pathway

Final Grade Part II – Watch Pathway

Further Information for Guidance: