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 - learn about gemstones  and other interesting subjects

GAA Short Courses - learn about gemstones and other interesting subjects

There are many interesting short courses in your state. Have fun with gemstones. Find a date Here.

GAA Diploma in Gemmology

GAA Diploma in Gemmology

The GAA as Gem-Ed is an RTO with Teaching centres in all states. Email info@gem.org.au for details.

Education -  become a  highly qualified gemmologist with respected qualifications

Education - become a highly qualified gemmologist with respected qualifications

New course list for 2018 has been released. Click here to find out more.

About the GAA  - since 1945

About the GAA - since 1945

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

Photo of DIAMOND COURSES - 2018

DIAMOND COURSES - 2018

PRACTICAL DIAMOND GRADING - 2018

Classes will start 2018 with the following dates:

Sydney:
x 5 days Monday to Friday. 19 – 23 March
8.30 am – 5.00 pm
x 15 week Monday evenings. starts 13 August
6.30 pm – 9.00 pm
Melbourne:
x 5 days Monday to Friday starts 23 - 27 July
9.00 am – 5.00 pm
x 15 week Tuesday evenings starts 29 May - August
6.30 pm – 9.00 pm
Perth:
x 6 days starts 9 – 18 April.
2 weeks x 3 days, Mon/Tues/Wed 9.30 am – 5.00 pm
Brisbane:
x 5 days Monday to Friday starts 18 - 22 June
9.00 am - 5.00 pm
Adelaide:
x 5 days starts dates TBA 5 days Expression of interest Welcome

PLEASE ENROL EARLY – Limited class sizes - call Annie

DIPLOMA IN DIAMOND TECHNOLOGY 2018
ARE NOW OPEN
We invite all prospective students to enrol early.

The course runs as a 23-week duration from 1st May to 23 October from 6.30 pm – 9.00 pm attending the theory component 1 night per week basis.

Starting dates:

Sydney : 1 May every Tuesday

Melbourne: 9 May every Wednesday evening 6.30 – 9.00 pm

Diploma in Gemmology 2018 Enrolments are NOW CLOSED – All positions have been filled!!

Any prospective students are invited to enquire and register their expression of interest for the next intake
To discuss and secure your place or discuss your enrolment :
Please contact the Gem Ed Federal Enrolment Officer, Annie Dursun,
Email: learn@gem.org.au
Phome: 1300 436 338

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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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