School of Watchmaker's Arts Villeneuve
Open all year

EDUQUA certified structure of training and professional retraining

Edahv offers modular courses that can be followed whilst at work

3 timetables are available:

08h00-12h00 / 13h00 - 17h00 / 18h30 - 21h30


Operator In Watchmaking

This 320 hours basic training lasts 4 months. It leads to a certificate of operator in watchmaking. This certificate will be issued after final examinations and a minimum presence rate of 80%.

This training is deliberately oriented towards the practical in order to allow a rapid acquisition of skills for an optimal insertion into the working world.

At the end of the training, you will have a wide range of employment opportunities: Micromechanics, turning, pharmacology, sales, training, jewellery etc.

Price: CHF 30 per hour (group) – CHF 90 per hour (private)

Maximum 20 trainees per session



We are pleased to offer you various specialization modules:

  • Adjustments/timings
  • Watchmaking complications 
  • Quickservice ASS
  • Clockmaking 
  • Casing 
  • Micromechanical 
  • 3D Modelling


A number of traineeships are possible, according to the needs of the participants:

  • Discovery training: You will discover the watchmaking world supervised by professionals. Through this training, you will have the opportunity to choose one of our different specialization modules.
  • Creation training: Creating and assembling your own watch. Choose its style according to our catalogue and leave, at the end of your training, with your creation.
  • Evaluation training: With a view to securing a job, you may request to have your watchmaking achievements evaluated. This training will offer you the opportunity to do this.

    Price : CHF 18.-- per hour

Computer skills

As of April 2017 - 4 levels of training are available:

  • I: Beginner
  • II: Intermediate
  • III: Advanced
  • IV: DAO 1

Price: CHF 40 per hour (group) – CHF 90 per hour (private)
DAO 1: CHF 60 per hour (group) – CHF 120 per hour (private)

Maximum 10 trainees per session

Paroles d'apprenants

"Super école, très bon encadrement. Je ne m'attendais pas à une formation aussi complète." Hajredin

"Je ne connaissais rien à l'horlogerie, ils ont su utiliser mes compétences transversales et concrétiser mon projet professionnel" Jimmy

"Supers profs!" Marina


  • Registration possible at any time.

  • No prerequisites.

  • For training certifying the age of 16 is required.

  • Our training courses can be followed in French or English



We have principles and we make every effort to apply them.



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