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.

Photo of Diplomas in Gemmology 2017 -Now Closed

Diplomas in Gemmology 2017 -Now Closed

Gem Ed Australia – GAA Diploma in Gemmology - 2017
Classes are now under way Australia Wide .
Expressions of interest welcome for future classes.

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

DIPLOMA IN DIAMOND TECHNOLOGY
Enrol NOW for 2017

Starting Dates & Seat Availabilities:
VIC - 3 May - Nov Enrolling
NSW - 2 May - Nov Enrolling
QLD – 4 Feb - Nov Closed

PRACTICAL DIAMOND GRADING - 2017 :
Enrolments for PRACTICAL DIAMOND GRADING are Now Open

SA - Adelaide: 1 May - 5 May 2017
(Monday to Friday 9 am – 5.00 pm )
WA - Perth: 30 April – 22 May 2017
(Sunday and Mondays - 6 sessions 9.30 am – 5.00 pm )
NSW - Sydney: 19 June – early Oct 2017
(Monday Evenings - 6.15 – 8.30 pm x 15 weeks)
VIC - Melbourne: 2 May – mid August 2017
(Tuesday evenings 6.30 - 9pm x 15 weeks)
QLD - Brisbane: 26 – 30 June
(Monday to Friday 9.00 am - 5.00 pm)

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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