Two-day courses held throughout the year in Auckland.
Then this introductory course is perfect for you and can lead you to further studies and ultimately a world recognised qualification
The Tutor, Jill Towers FGA, DGA, BSc, is a
qualified Gemmologist and also
holds a diploma in diamond grading. She owns and runs a
jewellery valuation business, N.Z. Jewellery Valuations Ltd based in Auckland.
Jill is a committee member of the Gemmological Association of New Zealand, a Tutor for the Gemmological Association of Great Britain (Gem-A) and is keen to introduce more people to the fascinating study of gemstones.
You will have access to more than 400 gemstones over the two-day study period. These courses are open to participants from the jewellery industry as well as members of the Public. Class places are limited to 5-6 students.
A series of 1-day programmes specifically intended for members of the jewellery trade are also offered.
Please contact Jill for further information and notification of up-coming dates.