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Bespoken Language Centres

22 Regent Place B1 3NJ


Bespoken is a unique language centre specialised in the teaching of Spanish, located in Birmingham, UK. We are passionate about languages and our lessons clearly reflect this! With a team of native, qualified and experienced teachers we can offer the best learning experience you can imagine at the highest standards.

We believe languages were meant to… be spoken! This is the reason why we follow the communicative method which makes learning a language fun and effective. We aim to create a very friendly, sociable atmosphere that will engage you and motivate you, making you feel comfortable and confident to speak from the very first lesson.

We offer a wide variety of programmes for adult learners (small group courses, private tuition or in-company training), university, A Levels or GCSE students as well as children. You name it, we can do it! What are you waiting for? ¡Vamos!

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Black Country Atelier

7 Mary Street, Birmingham B3 1UD

0121 236 8400

Black Country Atelier (BCA) are a team of artists, designers, engineers, scholars and experts who are passionate about the advancement of product design, technology and manufacturing within education and commercial sectors.

We create engaging curriculum for schools and educational institutes which cover industry relevant subjects such as product design, design technology, 3D Printing, CAD, smart electronics, digital fabrication and STEM subjects. We also offer public education outreach that goes beyond the traditional learning environments through workshops, events and home learning kits.

As experts and practitioners, BCA also partner with businesses to commercialise on the benefits of design, technology and innovation. Our services are bespoke and range from proof of concept studies, design of products specific for low volume manufacture; through to the introduction of value-added co-creation experience.

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Diamond Setting School

197 A (ground floor) Warstone Lane, B18 6JR Birmingham, UK

0747 3920 793

One-to-One Diamond Micro-Setting course.

Efficient and focused programme – No time wasted – Fully personalised teaching methods

An affordable course which will provide a high level of knowledge and a qualification for either professionals or beginners.

Professional Stone Setting classes with no experience required.

Be one step ahead of the competition and prepare yourself with this innovative course that takes advantage of the new technologies and the good usage of these and applies them in their daily work life to gain dexterity and speed, to work with precision and efficiency. All important in your future employment. The student will be able to use a microscope during the learning and appropriate tools for each job, which I will provide for the course period.

Please visit the website, email or visit the laboratory in Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter for more information.

The one-to-one structure allows plenty of time for questions and answers with the tutor.

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Holts Academy

Assay Office, 1 Moreton Street, Birmingham, B1 3AX

0121 655 0105

Holts Academy is the UK’s leading independent training provider for the Jewellery Industry.

By providing Government approved accredited qualifications at all levels as well as Apprenticeships, we at the forefront of creating the next generation of jewellers, designers, and designer/makers and have to date trained over 10,000 individuals, 74% of whom are now working in the jewellery sector. We pride ourselves on giving students the best careers advice and guidance.

We teach all levels, from complete beginners through to professionals already working in the jewellery industry who want to develop their skills. Our courses are taught in professional quality bench studios, CAD suites and design studios in the heart of Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter.  We keep our class sizes small so that students get one to one tuition from our jewellery experts.


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JB Training Academy Ltd

40 Hylton Street, Jewellery Quarter Birmingham, B18

0121 293 0259

JB Training Academy offer Apprenticeships and 19+ Loans. The courses will include Hairdressing, Barbering, Beauty, Customer Service, Business Administration and additional courses will be introduced at a later date.
We were founded on the principles of honesty, hard work, and dedication and our creatively inspired team continues to help us reach the goals we set out to accomplish. With so many years of experience, our knowledgeable staff will never stop learning and growing. We take great pride in engaging our community by creating a team-oriented atmosphere in which to do good work.

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PAPYRUS: Prevention of Young Suicide

Studio 510B, The Big Peg Birmingham B18 6NF

0121 437 0411

Papyrus is the national charity dedicated to the prevention of young suicide in the UK. Every year over 1600 young people take their own lives in the UK. Many thousands more contemplate suicide; many harm themselves or suffer alone, afraid to speak openly about how they are feeling.

PAPYRUS exists to give young people hope and to prevent young suicide.

We have opened an office in Birmingham to enable us to engage with the community and help reduce the number of young peope who take their own lives in the West Midlands.

We want to enhance the great work already being done by charitable organisations and equip young people, and their communities, with the skills to recognise and respond to suicidal behaviour. We run the national helpline, HOPELineUK and deliver vital suicide prevention and intervention training across the UK.

HOPELineUK No: 0800 068 41 41

Registered Charity 1070896.

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The Bespoke Jewellery Training Company

Jewellery Quarter Birmingham

07703 287640

The Bespoke Jewellery Training Company was founded by Silversmith and experienced Jewellery training consultant Dawn Meaden-Johnson. Dawn has over 12 years’ experience advising makers on their training requirements and arranging tailored courses to suit. All courses are taught by Jewellery trade professionals within their own workshops on a one-to-one basis.

One-to-one courses for individuals or companies in these areas:

  • Tips of the Trade in a specific technique
  • Learn new practical techniques or business skills specific to the Jewellery Industry
  • Update knowledge base in areas such as Gemmology

Jewellery Making Experience Day: The Beginners 1-Day Introduction to Making

This course was created by Dawn to help enthusiasts or beginners get expert advice at the start of their creative process with practical help from professional Jewellers.

This 1-day course in Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter can be arranged for up to two persons.

See website for full details.

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The Education and Careers Corporation

3 Northampton Street Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B18 6DU

0207 965 7455

Opening Hours:
Monday to Friday: 9.00am - 5.00pm

The Education and Careers Corporation is an independent education firm committed to enhancing education through the development of education and career support solutions

Our work in Education and career development helps transform education systems globally, improve the academic performance of students and create more career opportunities.sfa logo (002)

  • Career Guidance and Development***
  • Help with Career Planning and Career Choices
  • Looking for Graduate Employment opportunities
  • Considering starting your own business
  • Thinking of furthering your studies abroad
  • In need of Academic Support services

TECC aims to create equal opportunities for all learners and jobseekers.

Admissions: 0121 314 9827/8

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We are Frilly C.I.C.

1st & 2nd Floors, 89 Spencer St Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B18 6DB

0121 236 7111

We are Frilly was established in 2010 through a passion for developing and delivering high quality participatory arts practice.  We’re great at working with people, and we have a diverse range of artforms we can share with those we work with.  Our practice has roots in community development, involving participant engagement throughout.   We work with a range of diverse partners spanning healthcare, education, and broadly across the cultural and heritage sector.

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Zest Eductation

206F The Big Peg 120 Vyse Street Hockley Birmingham B18 6NF

0121 663 1143

Opening Hours:
7am to 7pm Monday to Friday 10am to 6pm Saturday and Sunday

Zest Education is education recruitment made personal. Based in Birmingham and covering the whole of the West Midlands, we connect schools with the best talent and the best educators with the perfect roles.

Over the years we have covered just about every position within a school setting, from librarians, mentors and office staff, to support assistants, cover supervisors and teachers, and we thrive on helping with each and every one.

We are also an official corporate member of the REC, which means that schools and academies are reassured of our ongoing commitment towards safeguarding.

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Did You Know that?...


The hit BBC TV show ‘Hustle’ was shot on location in the Jewellery Quarter.


The Newman Brothers Factory on Fleet Street provided coffin furniture for the funerals of Sir Winston Churchill, Neville Chamberlain and Diana, Princess of Wales.