Toronto Events

Your source for CGA Events and Courses in the Toronto area.

Fellowship Exams

Date: June 14, 15 & 16, 2021

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) credentials are recognized by organizations around the world.

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June 16, 2021 Webinar

When:  June 16, 2021
Who:  Jon Phillips
Time:  10:00 am PST / 1:00 pm EST
Where:  Zoom presentation
Topic:  Canadian Diamond Market and Mayhem
Registration:   info@canadiangemmological.com – open to current CGA members only.

Join us as Jon Phillips talks about the current state of the Canadian Diamond Market.  This webinar is open to current members of the CGA only. 

CGA On-Line Information Session

When: June 22, 2021
Time:  6.30 pm PST / 9.30 EST
Where: Registration is required to attend
Registration:  Zoom Link To Register

Interested in Studying Gemmology?
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3 Day Master Valuer Workshop

When: July 24, 2021 – July 26, 2021
Time:   9.00 am – 4.30 pm
Where: CGA Classroom, 55 Queen St East, Lower Concourse #105, Toronto

This is the in class component for those taking the Master Valuer Program by distance education.

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Accelerated Master Valuer Program

When: August 3, 2021 – August 20, 2021
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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Talking Diamonds

Date: August 7, 2021
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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Introduction To Gem Identification

Date: August 21 & 22, 2021
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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Jewellery Associate Gemmology Specialist Program

When: September 21, 2021 – May 17, 2022
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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