Gemmology Advanced COURSE
Antwerp / Belgium

GAE111902

€ 2.500,00 (Excl.)


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Dates:
07/10/2019 - 25/10/2019

Location:
Hoveniersstraat 22
Antwerp / Belgium
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Course Hours:
Monday to Friday from 8:45 am to 4:45 pm.
Coffee breaks and lunch break.
Duration: 3 weeks / 15 days

Capacity: 12 people

Deposit:
In order to guarantee your place in the course, we ask you to pay a deposit of 1000€ within 15 days after registration. The remaining amount must be paid before the course starts in order to keep your place in the course.
Notes:

Please contact education@hrdantwerp.com for more information.



Important Final price may vary according to local tax laws
Requirements

Min. age: 18 years.

Certificate: HRD Antwerp Gemstone Identification.


Target Group

This course is meant for:

Gemmologists to be.


Course Content

First week: Systematic classification of common, rare and opaque gemstones

  • Systematic description of spodumene- jade – opal –feldspar – quartz group- tanzanite – lapis lazuli – malachite – rodochrosite – kornerupine - sphene, ...

Second week: Natural versus synthetic gemstones 

  • Review of synthesis-methods.
  • Identification of the studied gemstones (natural or synthetic). 

 Third week: Treated gemstones and practical sessions

  • Heat treatment.
  • Fracture filling.
  • Diffusion.
  • Coating.
  • Irradiation.
  • Dyeing.
  • Bleaching, ...
  • Practice: identifying all gemstones and the determination of their natural or synthetic character.
  • Final examinations.

Examination
Practical examination Gemmology: Students have to examine 20 gemstones correctly.
Theoretical examination Gemmology: Examination with open questions.

Diploma
Diploma: HRD Antwerp Gemmologist

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Gemmology Advanced


During these courses you’ll investigate the properties of gemstones, using specialized tools and you'll learn how to distinguish synthetic from natural gemstones (ruby, sapphire, emerald and more).

Gemmology Advanced

2-4 weeks, depending on date and location.
Depends on date and location.
English , French , Italian , Spanish
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This course enables you to obtain in-depth knowledge on the classification of all the different varieties of gemstones. You will learn to identify treated and synthetic gems and you will practice with a lot of actual gems to develop your identification skills.


You will be able to examine optical and physical properties of rare and uncommon gem varieties. Our lecturers will initiate you in a detailed analysis of natural gems, focusing on the origin of rubies, sapphires and emeralds. 


If you pass the theoretical and practical test you will be the proud owner of an HRD Antwerp Gemmologist diploma. (You can proudly call yourself an HRD Antwerp

Gemmologist).

Gemmology Advanced

Duration

2-4 weeks, depending on date and location.

Requirements

Min. age: 18 years.

Certificate: HRD Antwerp Gemstone Identification.

Number of attendants

Depends on date and location.

Target Group

This course is meant for:

Gemmologists to be.

Course Content

First week: Systematic classification of common, rare and opaque gemstones

  • Systematic description of spodumene- jade – opal –feldspar – quartz group- tanzanite – lapis lazuli – malachite – rodochrosite – kornerupine - sphene, ...

Second week: Natural versus synthetic gemstones 

  • Review of synthesis-methods.
  • Identification of the studied gemstones (natural or synthetic). 

 Third week: Treated gemstones and practical sessions

  • Heat treatment.
  • Fracture filling.
  • Diffusion.
  • Coating.
  • Irradiation.
  • Dyeing.
  • Bleaching, ...
  • Practice: identifying all gemstones and the determination of their natural or synthetic character.
  • Final examinations.

Examination

Practical examination Gemmology: Students have to examine 20 gemstones correctly.
Theoretical examination Gemmology: Examination with open questions.

Diploma

Diploma: HRD Antwerp Gemmologist
Date(s) Location Language Price Excl. Price Incl. Course Code
07/10/2019 - 25/10/2019 Antwerp English € 2.500,00 € 3.025,00 GAE111902 More Info Register
18/11/2019 - 06/12/2019 Antwerp French € 2.500,00 € 3.025,00 GAF111901 More Info Register

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