Course Overview

The 6 Point Escapement Inspection

2 Video and Written Lessons with 2 Quiz’s

Course Description:

The 6 Point Escapement Inspection course is designed for watchmakers and enthusiasts who wish to enhance their skills in maintaining and repairing mechanical watches. This comprehensive course focuses specifically on the critical task of inspecting and evaluating escapements, the heart of these timekeeping devices. Divided into two parts, this course provides a step-by-step guide to performing a thorough 6 point escapement inspection, ensuring optimal performance and accuracy.

Understanding Escapements and Basic Inspection Techniques

Introduction to Escapements: Participants will gain a solid understanding of the escapement’s significance in mechanical watches, its primary components, and their roles in regulating timekeeping accuracy.Basic Inspection Techniques: This section covers the initial steps of inspecting escapements, including visual examination, checking for alignment, and identifying common issues such as excessive friction and magnetism.

Course Format:

The 6 Point Escapement Inspection course combines theoretical knowledge with practical demonstrations to ensure a comprehensive learning experience. The course offers flexibility, allowing participants to progress at their own pace and seek clarification on specific topics.

Course Benefits:


This course is designed for individuals with a basic understanding of watch mechanics and terminology. Prior knowledge of watchmaking fundamentals is recommended to fully grasp the concepts covered in this course.

The 6 Point Escapement Inspection course offers a comprehensive and practical approach to understanding, inspecting, and evaluating escapements in mechanical watches. By providing participants with the knowledge, skills, and tools necessary to conduct a thorough inspection, this course empowers watchmakers and enthusiasts to maintain and repair these intricate timekeeping devices with precision and accuracy.