Teaching the Art of Swiss Watchmaking


We are looking for applicants who are:

• problem solvers

• able to handle multiple challenges

• solid communicators

• looking to secure their future in a career that’s both unique and in demand

• mechanically inclined

We are accepting applications year-round.  Please print an application from our website, fill it out and mail it to us.  Applicants who meet our profile will be contacted for a phone interview.  After careful consideration of the applications and phone interviews, certain applicants will be invited to visit our school for a full day of interviews and hands-on tests.  The Admissions Committee will choose the applicants that we feel best meet our profile by the middle of June each year.


LWT offers a very intense two-year, year-round, 3,600+ hour program.

• New classes begin every September and end two years later in mid-August.

• Classes are held five days a week (Monday-Friday), from 7:30 am to 4:00 pm, with a 30 minute break for lunch.

• Our holidays consist of approximately two weeks over the December holiday season and approximately two weeks mid to late August.  We also allow for a 4-day weekend for Easter and a 5-day weekend for Thanksgiving, along with several traditional Monday holidays.


LWT offers a tuition-free program.
Students are required to pay for their personal tool kits (currently approx. $7,000).
LWT does not provide housing or meals for students.

Download the Application Form