Professional Gemmology Courses


For over 52 years, the Canadian Gemmological Association has offered professional gemmological training in Canada, preparing students to earn the internationally recognized Diploma in Gemmology, and Fellowship with the CGA (FCGmA).

The CGA's professional training is delivered by a variety of means:

Classroom sessions in Toronto
Correspondence courses coordinated through Toronto
Classroom sessions offered by our affiliated teaching centres
          Vancouver Community College in British Columbia (
           California Institute of Jewelry Training in California