Toronto Events & Conferences

Your source for CGA Events in the Toronto area.

CGA On-Line Master Valuer Information Session

When: Saturday August 8, 2020 11:00 am
Where: Registration is required to attend – MV Zoom Link To Register

The Master Valuer Jewellery Appraisal Course is now being offered in Toronto. This 90 hour in class program is is a comprehensive appraisal course which includes learning the approved methodology for writing professional appraisals of all types including insurance, estate, donation and probate.

You must hold a recognized gemmological credential (e.g., FCGmA, FGA, FGAA, GG, etc.) or be currently be enrolled in a gemmological program.

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Gem Appreciation

Date: Tuesday August 18, 2020
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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CGA On-Line Master Valuer Information Session

When: Tuesday August 20, 2020 7:00 pm
Where: Registration is required to attend – MV Zoom Link To Register

The Master Valuer Jewellery Appraisal Course is now being offered in Toronto. This 90 hour in class program is is a comprehensive appraisal course which includes learning the approved methodology for writing professional appraisals of all types including insurance, estate, donation and probate.

You must hold a recognized gemmological credential (e.g., FCGmA, FGA, FGAA, GG, etc.) or be currently be enrolled in a gemmological program.

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CGA On-Line Information Session

When: Saturday August 22, 2020, 11.00 am
Where: Registration is required to attend – info@canadiangemmological.com

Interested in Studying Gemmology?
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Fellowship Exams

Date: August 24, 25 & 26, 2020

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.

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Introduction To Gem Identification

Date: Thursday August 27 & Friday August 28, 2020
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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Gemmology Accelerated Program

When: Tuesday Sept 1, 2020 – Thursday Dec 17, 2020 – Fall Session
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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CGA On-Line Information Session

When: Wednesday September 9, 2020, 6.30 pm
Where: Registration is required to attend – info@canadiangemmological.com

Interested in Studying Gemmology?
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Weekend Master Valuer Program

When: Saturday September 19, 2020 – Sunday December 6, 2020
Time:   9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Where: CGA Classroom, 55 Queen St East, Lower Concourse #105, Toronto

This 90 hour in class program is is a comprehensive appraisal course which includes learning the approved methodology for writing professional appraisals of all types including insurance, estate, donation and probate
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Jewellery Associate Gemmology Specialist Program

When: Tuesday September 22, 2020 – Tuesday May 18, 2021
Time:   6.00 pm – 9.00 pm
Where: CGA Classroom, 55 Queen St East, Lower Concourse #105, Toronto

Cannot take the 4 month course, then this is the course for you.  This is the first year of our two year part time course.

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Annual General Meeting

When:   Sunday October 18, 2020
Where:  To be held over Zoom or via phone.
Time:     1:00 pm EST
Registration:  By e-mail – info@canadiangemmological.com.  No later than October 18th, 2020 10:00 am EST.

 

Notice Of CGA AGM and Proxy Form

CGA Nomination For Office Form

CGA Constitution – Amended Feb 24, 09

Talking Diamonds

Date: Sunday October 25, 2020
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

This 5-hour course provides practical easy to understand essential information about diamonds. It is intended for anyone interested in learning more about these fascinating gems.

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Understanding Diamond Imitations

Date: Saturday November 21 & Sunday November 22, 2020
Time: 9:30 am – 4:30 pm (6 hours plus one-hour lunch break)
Location: CGA Classroom, 55 Queen St East, Lower Concourse #105, Toronto

This 12-hour (2 day) course will help the student to recognize the physical and optical properties of diamonds, synthetic diamonds and diamonds imitations.

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