The watch expertTest
Designed as a key step towards becoming an Expert in Fine Watchmaking, the Watch Expert test is tailored for “professionals” in the sector, such as Watch brands & Stores, Retailers, Watch collectors, Afficionados.
Promoting the values of Fine Watchmaking means understanding its mechanisms. In 160 questions, the Watch Expert Test ascertains a level of watch knowledge by focusing on four main subjects:
60 questions are about the mechanics of a watch, how a movement works, the functions of its various parts, and the main watchmaking complications.
50 questions relate to the brands and products that shape the world of watches, as well as to the industry’s economic environment.
Materials & Finishes
30 questions focus on the materials used in watchmaking, such as gold, ruby, maillechort, silicon and Superluminova®.
Culture & History
20 questions determine how familiar you are with the milestones in watchmaking history: key dates, major innovations, renowned watchmakers and the inventions for which they are remembered…
How to get readyFor the test?
- Take the Complications classes
- Download the free Watch Essentials app from April 1st, 2017
- Study the content of the Watch@Tablet
- Enrich your knowledge thanks to the bibliography
- Do the practice test
Where to takeThe exam?
Check out the dates & location. Private sessions can be organised upon request.Check out the dates & location