NAIOSW - North American Institute of Swiss Watchmaking

watch-mak-er  /ˈwäCHˌmākər/   -  A person who services, maintains and repairs watches.

The North American Institute of Swiss Watchmaking was founded for the purpose of educating and training successful watchmakers for a career in luxury watch repair.

Our faithfulness to the WOSTEP standard combined with our modern, student-centered learning environment gives our graduates a distinct advantage in the North American job market.

Your occupation as a watchmaker provides endless opportunities to apply hand skills, mental skills and creative problem solving on a daily basis. The North American Institute of Swiss Watchmaking offers a solid foundation of education and training which gives you the preparation to build an exceptional career.