Benefits Of Membership

The Canadian Gemmological Association provides a host  of benefits and discounts to our members. Members receive a discount of up to 25% on selected books and instruments our online store, free access to world class webinars as well as discounts on shipping and Staples.

Please keep checking regularly for any updated benefits. See below for the full list.


Benefits of 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
  • CGA members receive Canadian Jewellers Association member pricing on JETS and CJA events
  • Up to at least 20% off advertising with Jewellery Business
  • Up to a 20% discount with Staples Professional
  • Discounted shipping rates with UPS
  • Members only section of the CGA website
  • Free webinars
  • Able to access all other webinars that have been done throughout the year
  • 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