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COURSE: Jewellery Valuation for Auction Houses

2-Day Course : Professional Development

This course has been designed and is delivered by an accredited professional Jewellery Valuer who is willing to share his expertise and trade secrets with you.


Course Description

Jewellery Valuation for Auctions Houses

This course is designed to provide specific training for Auction Houses that require their staff to value jewellery for sale by auction (open market values).

On this intensive 2-day hands-on course you’ll learn about methods for identifying and pricing diamonds, commonly encountered coloured gemstones and organic materials as well as precious metals.


During the learning process you will handle diamonds and coloured gemstones and with step-by-step tutor guidance, use standard gemmological equipment to appraise and practise evaluating them. In addition the tutor will provide invaluable guidelines for writing professional auction catalogue descriptions for Jewellery.


This course has been designed by an accredited professional Jewellery Valuer and experienced Auction House Jewellery Valuation specialist to inform about the appraisal and evaluation methods needed to give you the skills to evaluate all types of jewellery.


A course of practical tuition designed to enhance professional practise in the practise of Auction House Jewellery appraisal and valuations.

- For the purposes of recording your professional development CPD a Certificate of Attendance with be provided.


  • This course may be tailored to learn in preference about the valuation of Silverware.​

Course - How to Value Jewellery for Auctioneers

Course notes and a CPD Certificate of Attendance will be provided for each undertaken module and you will have the opportunity to compile working notes which will be explained, practiced and used on all valuations.

You may choose to arrange this course into 2x separate days for your convenience.

This course may also be available;

  • For a group

  • To be delivered in-house

Please ask for a quotation

Course - How to Value & Appraise Jewellery for Auction Houses

Additional Course Information

What is the course date?

About the Course Fee

About Equipment/Materials

The course date is arranged to suit 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.

This course is delivered by an accredited  Jewellery Valuation professional and expert and a large portion of the course fee  is paid to them and the course fee therefore reflects this expertise.


Course fee payment is required in advanced by BACS Bank Transfer invoice.

​Vat is not applicable

Standard Gemmology Equipment and Gem materials for evaluation and appraisal are provided by the tutor.

A small tools list is provided for essential items you will use following your training.


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  • Advise your details on the form provided.

  • At this stage this is just an enquiry with no obligation to book. 

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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.


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  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. For example £80 applies to a standard one day (6 hours) course.


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Or you may text  a question to Dawn on 07703 287640

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

Birmingham Jewellery Quarter


David B

Accredited Jewellery Valuation Expert

Course Fee: £770 One person - Private Tuition

Course Fee: £995 for 2 persons - Private Tuition


Option for Groups and Visiting tutor. Please ask for a quote. 

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