Duration: 6 months
Learn the Principals of Gemology. Properties of natural, synthetic & artificial gems. Origin, Occurrences & Localities of gems. Practice the use of Gemological instruments and identification of natural, synthetic and treated gems. Develop the skills to handle & examine gems, assess the quality of the cut & the valuation of gems.
Understand the markets for different gems, business procedures, regulations & the operation of the international and local gem industry. Learn from the professionals who are actually in the gem & jewelry