Frequently Asked Questions

How much does the Program cost?

Nothing. The training is free for all participants. KHT will also provide each participant with a jeweller’s toolkit.

Where will I do the training?

The Design and Business workshops and tutorials will be at the Koorie Heritage Trust in Federation Square, Melbourne.

The Jewellery workshops and tutorials will be in the jewellery studio at RMIT University, Melbourne (just across the road from the State Library).

I don’t live in Melbourne; can I still do the Program?

Yes, so long as you live in Victoria. KHT will provide people from regional areas with financial assistance for travel and accommodation costs.

How many people can do the Program?

There are up to 12 places available in the 12 Unit Program.

Up to three people who have completed the 12 Unit Program will be selected to take part in a one-on-one mentorship.


I’ve never made jewellery before; can I still apply?

Yes. We are looking for artists, craftspeople and designers who are interested in developing skills in jewellery making. You can be completely new to jewellery or have some experience. Everyone is welcome.


Do you have a question that isn’t listed here? Drop into the Trust, or contact Chloë Powell (Coordinator, Blak Design) on 03 8662 6311 or by email at [email protected]