Tue, 17 Oct|
Birmingham Assay Office
Identifying laboratory-grown diamonds - CMJ exclusive
Exclusively for CMJ retail and supplier members. Join this one-day workshop and learn how to confidently identify laboratory-grown diamonds.
Time & Location
17 Oct, 09:30 – 16:30 BST
Birmingham Assay Office, 1 Moreton Street, Birmingham B1 3AX
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.
Tuesday, 17th of October 2023
9:30am - 4:30pm
£329.16 + VAT
Exclusively for members of the Company of Master Jewellers
- 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.
- Fully catered - lunch and refreshments included.
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 Dr Watson by Yehuda.
✓ 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
Ticket (reservation only)
This ticket reserves your place at the workshop hosted by the Company of Master Jewellers on Tuesday, 17th of October. It is free to reserve your place - course payment will then be invoiced by the CMJ soon after reservation.