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Understanding Antiques course

You can discover the secrets and stories of antiques – here’s how
You want to get
the most from your
passion for antiques
Enrol on our
Understanding Antiques
course by calling
0800 378 281 or
clicking here
Start straight away,
learning where and
when suits you
Gain the knowledge to
appreciate different objects
and discover what antiques
to buy and sell
Everything you need for discovering more about antiques
Our antiques course is suitable for beginners and will give you the knowledge to understand and appreciate different objects, or you could discover which antiques you might wish to buy and sell.
In this absorbing course, you will learn about a variety of antiques from furniture, ceramics and glass, to silver, clocks, pictures and textiles. You will discover the different styles in antiques and how they have changed over time, from Regency through to Victorian, Art Nouveau and Art Deco, to the post-war years. This can help you successfully pinpoint an objects’ era. You will then learn how to buy and sell antiques, assess an items value and build your own collection.
  • Get the most from your passion for antiques – learn about furniture, works of art, ceramics, glass, silver, clocks, metalwork, and much more.
  • Learn from quality course materials created by experts and receive excellent tutor support – to help you achieve your goals.
  • Eliminate the demoralising, time-wasting and expensive mistakes of trial and error.
  • Successful learners are awarded the Regent Academy Diploma and receive the ABC Awards and Certa Awards Level 4 Certificate of Achievement*.
  • No previous experience or knowledge are required to enrol on this course.

How the course works

Your first course materials will be sent to you when you enrol so you can start as soon as you want. You can then enjoy your course at your own pace, studying when it suits you and where it’s most comfortable. This gives you the freedom to learn around your existing job, family or other commitments or location (including overseas).
Course materials have been developed by experts and are clear and straightforward so your studying is easy and enjoyable.
All coursework assignments are included within your course. As you complete each assignment, simply send it to your tutor who will mark and return it along with valuable constructive feedback to help progress your skills further. (You can also contact your tutor or the support team for help at any point during your studies.) The remaining course materials will be sent to you as your assignments are completed.
After successfully completing all your assignments, you will receive the Regent Academy Diploma and the ABC Awards and Certa Awards Level 4 Certificate of Achievement*.
* ABC registration fees included.
For helpful tailored advice, please call us on 0800 378 281 or 01409 220 415; or click here to request a call back.