Course

About Rough Diamonds

1-Day Gemmology Course Series

All tutors work are professional Gemmologists or Gemmology Trade Experts who are willing to share their expertise and trade secrets with you.

 

Course Description

About Rough Diamonds

Learn more about Rough (Uncut and Unpolished) diamonds.

This course is designed to help you learn basic practical methods for evaluating the mineral state of a Diamond commonly referred to as a “rough diamond” whereby the diamond is an uncut, glass like and unpolished state after mining is complete.

 

During this course with tutor guidance you will learn about diamonds mineral characteristics such as;

  • Carat weight

  • Shape/features

  • Quality

  • Colour

 

During the course you will also discuss why a rough diamond’s potential for cutting should also be considered.  

learn about characteristics of rough diamonds on this course

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Tutor Options

All tutors work as professional jewellers, Goldsmiths, Designers or are Jewellery Industry specialists who are willing to share their expertise and trade secrets with you.

Course Type and/or

Workshop Location

Tutors & Course Fee

Tutor Experience

ONLINE &

Coventry,UK

Kate H 

Professional Gemmologist FGA, DGA, GIA Pearl, GG

Course Fee: £295 Private interactive tuition

Vat/Tax not applicable

Additional Course Information

What is the course date?

The course date is set by you, so that you can undertake a tuition session at your convenience.

 

All dates / times of course sessions are subject to tutor availability.

Start time are generally 10am GMT London Time but this can be adjusted slightly to suit.

About the Course Fee

A large portion of the course fee quoted is paid to the tutor, because, it’s their expertise that you pay for.

Where there is a selection of tutors,  course, fee's may vary due to individual tutor requirements for teaching.

 

In addition a there is a small fee for arranging your course which is included in the total course fee.

Payment

Course fee payment is required in advanced by BACS Bank Transfer invoice or IBAN for international students.

Vat/Tax is not applicable

About Tuition

All gem materials and equipment are provided by the tutor

Course notes are provided.

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Booking Information

Payment Terms

Payment is required in advance and payments are handled safely and securely by BACS Bank Transfer invoicing (IBAN for International students.

Instalments

Some courses are available to pay in instalments, whereby a non-refundable deposit is required to book your course date. Please ask for details if this is of interest to you.

 

Booking Terms

  • Once you have booked a cancellation fee of £75*  will be deducted from your refund if you cancel your course up to and including 14 days prior to the start of the course once your payment has been received.

 

  • Cancellations received within 14 days of the course date are not eligible for a refund, however you may re-arrange your course for one other date if you wish. 

 

  • Should we need to cancel your course due to unforeseen circumstances we will refund your course fee in full.

* Amount is variable depending on the duration and type of the course.  When you enquire, our quote reply will provide the actual cancellation amount applicable. £75 applies to a standard one day (6 hours) course.

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