The Revere Academy is incorporating an independent design project into its eight-week Jewelry Technician Intensive in October. Each student, guided by director Alan Revere, will create his or her own unique design. This new project aims to teach problem solving and real-life skill application. The JTI coursework also covers all material from the Academy's 11 jewelry technician classes, along with platinum basics. The program offers graduates the Academy's Jewelry Technician Diploma and preparation for certification as a JA Bench Jeweler Technician. For more information, contact the Revere Academy at (415) 391-4179 or visit www.revereacademy.com.