Since 1945, the GAA has been educating and updating members of the gem and jewellery industry, and the general public, about all aspects of gemstones and their substitutes.

GAA Short Courses

GAA Short Courses

Variety of short courses on offer in all states. Have fun with gemstones. Find a date to suit you.

GAA Diploma in Gemmology

GAA Diploma in Gemmology

Teaching centres in all states. Email info@gem.org.au for details.

Education

Education

New course list for 2016 has been released. Click here to find out more.

About the GAA

About the GAA

Find out about our history, aims and objectives. Click here to find out more.

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Diploma in Gemmology - 2018

Gem Ed Australia –
Diploma in Gemmology - 2017 enrolments are now closed

***DIPLOMA IN GEMMOLOGY 2018 ***
Expressions of Interest are Now Welcome!

Please call Annie Dursun, the Gem Ed Federal Enrolment Officer 1300 436 338 or email : learn@gem.org.au.

DIPLOMA IN DIAMOND TECHNOLOGY 2017

Classes are FULLY BOOKED and HAVE COMMENCED in Victoria, New South Wales and Queensland.
Expressions of Interest are welcome for 2018 enrolment

PRACTICAL DIAMOND GRADING - 2017 :
Limited Enrolments for PRACTICAL DIAMOND GRADING are still available in NSW .

NSW - Sydney: 19 June – early Oct 2017
(Monday Evenings - 6.15 – 8.30 pm x 15 weeks)
NSW – Sydney: 31 July – 4 August 2017
(5 days Monday to Friday 8.30 – 5.00 pm)

CLASSES NOW CLOSED:
WA - Perth: 30 April – 22 May 2017
VIC - Melbourne: 2 May – mid August 2017
QLD - Brisbane: 26 – 30 June 2017
FUTURE CLASSES:
QLD - Brisbane: 12-16 November 2017
(Monday - Friday 9.00am - 5.00pm)
SA & WA Date T.B.A.
(Expressions of Interest are Welcome)

ENROL EARLY – Limited class sizes - call Annie

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Advanced Practical Diamond Grading

Advanced Practical Diamond Grading

Prerequisite: Practical Diamond Grading. Classes in all states, two-day course. For more information, check your state's pages on this website, or contact your state's office.
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The Australian Gemmologist

The Australian Gemmologist

Online version Vol. 25, No. 11&12
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