Toronto Events & Conferences

Your source for CGA Events in the Toronto area.

CGA Open House

When: Wednesday December 12th, 2018, 5.00 pm – 6.30 pm
Where: CGA Classroom, 55 Queen St East, Lower Concourse #105, Toronto

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Fellowship Exams

Date: January 14, 15 & 16th, 2019

Students who have completed the CGA’s professional gemmology program and wish to earn credentials that demonstrate their mastery of the field of gemmology are invited to write the CGA Fellowship Qualifying Examinations. FCGmA (Fellow of the Canadian Gemmological Association) these credentials are recognized by organizations around the world.

https://canadiangemmological.com/education/forms-and-documentation/

Diamond Grading

Date: Monday February 4 – Friday February 8, 2019
Time: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm (1-hour lunch break)
Where: CGA Classroom, 55 Queen St East, Lower Concourse #105, Toronto

An intensive, hands-on course which will provide knowledge and skill in the grading of colourless, round brilliant cut diamonds.

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Gemmology Accelerated Program

When: Tuesday February 12, 2019 – Thursday May 30, 2019
Time:   9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Where: CGA Classroom, 55 Queen St East, Lower Concourse #105, Toronto

Become a qualified gemmologist in just 4 months. This is the most efficient option for those needing to put their training into action as soon as possible.
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Gem Appreciation

Date: Saturday February 16, 2019
Time: 9:30 am – 3:00 pm (5 hours plus half-hour lunch break)
Location: CGA Classroom, 55 Queen St East, Lower Concourse #105, Toronto

Once possessed by only the powerful, gems are now available to almost anyone who wants them. This 5-hour course explores the nature of gemstones and their timeless allure, and investigates why it’s more important than ever to know a little before buying.

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Introduction To Gem Identification

Date: Saturday March 16 & Sunday March 17, 2019
Time: 9:30 am – 3:00 pm (10 hours plus half-hour lunch breaks)
Location: CGA Classroom, 55 Queen St East, Lower Concourse #105, Toronto

This 10-hour, 2-day, hands-on course, stresses the “how to” of gem identification. Building on the visual inspection skills acquired in Gem Appreciation, we investigate other physical and optical properties that help identify the natural, synthetic and imitation gems found in modern and antique jewellery.

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