Precision Timing


Aim of the course:

To gain practice and knowledge with precision timing and to understand its intricacies. Participants will also learn to make all adjustments on a Swiss lever escapement and understand the effects of these adjustments on timing.



  • Basic movement preparation
  • Escapement adjustment
  • Regulating organ
  • Chronometry


Participants :

Participants must have followed a watchmaking school and have a complementary experience in watch reparing. Watchmakers with no such basic training must have a minimum of 3 years full-time experience in watchmaking.

It is important that the participants are competent to deal with all aspects of a simple mechanical watch, such as repairs of the gear train including barrel and jewels, the winding and setting mechanism.



08:00 to 12:00 and 13:00 to 17:00



14 October to 1 November 2024 FULL



CHF 5'200.- per person (accomodation and meals not included)

  • 75% discount for Partnership teachers
  • 25% discount for active members
  • 10% discount for donators

WOSTEP endeavours to keep its prices constant. However, we reserve the right to change our prices at any time without further notice.



Please note, that if you cancel your participation less than 30 days before the beginning of the course, the fees will not be reimbursed.



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