Membership

The CGA has secured two new benefits for our members.  Staples Professional and Jewellery Business.  In order to access these two new benefits to our members – please click on the links below.  For Staples Professional your discount is up to 20% off regular staples pricing.  With Jewellery Business your advertising discount is also at least 20 % off.   We are working hard to with other businesses and hope to announce those shortly to you.

The CGA has partnered up with Jewellery Business Magazine in order to give you our members a discount of at least 20% off advertising.  In order to access this new benefit, please click on the below link.

To find out more about your Jewellery Business discount and to sign up, please contact:

Linda Dalke | Sales Manager
710 – 15 Wertheim Court  Richmond Hill ON  L4B 3H7
Tel: 905-771-7333  ext. 240 | Toll Free: 800-409-8688
E-mail: ldalke@jewellerybusiness.com

The CGA has partnered up with Staples Professional in order to give you our members a discount of up to 20% off regular Staples pricing.  In order to access this new benefit, please click on the below link.

To find out more about your Staples Professional discount and to sign up – please click here

The CGA has partnered up with UPS Canada to give you our members discounts on shipping in Canada and throughout the world.   Please see the below chart to see your CGA exclusive discounts.  To find out more about your UPS discount and rates and to sign up – please click here or phone 1-800-MEMBERS (1-800-636-2377), M-F, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. EST.

 

 

 

 

Small Package Services
– 50% off shipments within Canada
– 50% off shipments to the U.S.
– 50% off shipments to worldwide destinations
– 50% off imports into Canada

Freight Services
– Savings start at 75% off heavyweight, LTL (Less-than-Truckload) shipments over 150 lb.

Also Included
– 30% off brokerage entry preparation fees
– FREE Automatic Daily Pickup (Weekly service charge waived)
– FREE UPS On-Call Pickup®
– FREE UPS Access Point® Locations within Canada
– FREE Freight Collect 3rd Party Service (Surcharge waived)

Benefits of  CGA Membership

  • Monthly meetings in Toronto featuring guest speakers
  • 25% discount off select books and instruments in CGA Store portion of the website
  • Access to the members only section of the CGA website
  • 10% discount on General Interest courses
  • Reduced rates at the annual CGA gem conference and other special events
  • News updates via email
  • Notifications about job postings
  • Member Search – listing in the CGA online member database available for public search
  • Preferred group rates on home and auto insurance through Allstate
  • The opportunity to practice gem identification as a volunteer at local shows
  • Networking & participation in the gemmological community
  • Special occasion benefits as they come available
  • Members only section of the CGA website
  • Special Member only webinars
  • Able to access all other webinars that have been done throughout the year
  • Up to at least 20% off advertising with Jewellery Business
  • Up to a 20% discount with Staples Professional
  • Discounted shipping rates with UPS