• WOSTEP: a unique watchmaking institution

    The WOSTEP Foundation is a neutral and independent watchmaking institution known as a reference in teaching and development in the watchmaking world.

  • Training and education

    WOSTEP has been offering quality watchmaking education for 50 years.

  • Worldwide Partnership

    The WOSTEP Worldwide Partnership is a network of competence centers and watchmaking schools to educate and provide certified professionals for regional markets.


Our next courses

Our training programs encompass the vast scope of profiles necessary for our industry, watch repairers, brand trainers, school instructors, retail and customer service staff, polishers and specializations.

The WOSTEP school-watch nr. 100 for Only Watch

The WOSTEP Foundation is proud to support Only Watch with this commemorative timepiece. The WOSTEP school watch nr. 100 is a collaboration of 16 WOSTEP alumni, today renowned watchmakers and close friends, who have all signed this unique timepiece in support of the Only Watch charity auction.

Job opportunity - Full-time Watchmaking Instructor (M/F)

The WOSTEP Foundation provides a range of key educational programs and consulting services for the Swiss watch industry. With our predominant focus on customer service, WOSTEP is responsible for training and educating technical personnel in various roles from watchmakers to watchmaking instructors. Through our Worldwide Partnership platform, WOSTEP services the needs of the industry across the globe. We are now searching for the right person to complement our team.