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Intro to Gem ID
Sat June 4 and Sun June 5, 2016
Sat Aug 20 and Sun Aug 21, 2016
Sat Nov 26 and Sun Nov 27, 2016
Sat May 28, 2016
Wed Aug 10, 2016
Sat Oct 22, 2016
Sat Dec 10, 2016
Introducing our NEW Diamond and Diamond Imitations Course!
With our newest course be able to identify diamonds and diamond imitations and understand the procedures used to identify diamond and its imitations based on the physical and optical properties of the stones.
Register now for this 2 day (12 hour) course offered on Tues Aug 23 and Wed Aug 24, 2016. Class size is limited.
Don't miss this opportunity to start Spring with learning more about diamonds. To learn more, visit our General Interest course page.
Mark your calendars now for these exciting fall CGA events!
Mark your fall calendars now for these two exciting CGA events!
The Toronto Graduation Ceremony and Gala Dinner will be held Friday October 21, 2016 at The National Club with Guest Speaker Paul McClure BFA MA. Paul is a professor and program coordinator for Jewellery Studies at George Brown College in Toronto and in 2015 he was the recipient of the Saidye Bronfman Award, a Governor General’s Award, Canada’s foremost distinction for excellence in the visual arts.
Vancouver will host a one day Grad Gemmology Conference on Saturday October 29, 2016 at The Terminal City Club with one of the Guest Speakers being Dr. Lee Groat, Professor, Department of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences, Director, Integrated Sciences at the University of British Columbia.
Additional information and registration for both events will be posted shortly but do mark your calendars now!