Fri, 31 Mar|
The Goldsmith Centre
Identifying laboratory-grown diamonds
Join this one-day workshop and learn how to confidently identify laboratory-grown diamonds.
Time & Location
31 Mar, 09:30 – 16:30 BST
The Goldsmith Centre, 42 Britton St, London EC1M 5AD, UK
About the Workshop
Learn how to identify laboratory-grown diamonds with my signature practical workshop. After this day, you will never make a buying mistake again. Julia Griffith FGA DGA EG will lead you through her 7-step guide to identification. With this logical, step-by-step process you will never misidentify a stone. This day contains a series of lectures and hands-on sessions. You gain access to over 50 laboratory-grown diamonds that exhibit a full range of possible identification features. CPD accredited.
Friday March 31st 2023
9:30am - 4:30pm
VAT is not applicable.
- Learn everything you need to know so you can test and identify laboratory-grown diamonds.
- 50+ laboratory-grown diamonds showing vast range of features.
- Excellent peer-tutor interaction with a maximum of 10 other participants.
- Standard gemmological equipment available on loan for the day.
Topics will include: Observation, magnetism, UV reactions, crossed polarised filters (CPF), screening equipment, testing melee and discussions on advanced equipment. Equipment includes; Presidium SDS II, Gemetrix Jewellery Inspector, and Gemetrix StrainView.
✓ Diamond buyers
✓ Jewellery valuers
✓ Gemmologists and gemmology students
✓ EVERYONE buying diamond jewellery from the public domain.
Pre-requisite: Must be proficient at observing gems with a 10x loupe.
Workshop leader: Julia Griffith FGA DGA EG
✓ CPD certificate
✓ Completion certificate from The Gem Academy
✓ 7-step guide to identification guidebook by Julia Griffith
✓ Fully catered - lunch and refreshments included.
This ticket includes a one-day workshop. Lunch and refreshments included.