Introduction to Diamond Grading COURSE
Dubai / United Arab Emirates

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د.إ 3.500,00 (Excl.)


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Dates:
25/08/2019 - 29/06/2019

Location:
HRD Antwerp Lab Services DMCC
16-D, Almas tower,
P.O. Box 337414
JLT, Dubai, UAE
Dubai / United Arab Emirates
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Course Hours:
10:00
17:00
Duration: 1 week

Capacity: 8

Deposit:
In order to guarantee your place in the course, we ask you to pay a deposit of 1400د.إ within 15 days after registration. The remaining amount must be paid before the course starts in order to keep your place in the course.
Important Final price may vary according to local tax laws

Target Group

This course is meant for:

Diamond traders, diamond experts, appraisers and graders, jewellers and designers, diamond and jewellery lovers, sales managers, buyers and job seekers.


Course Content
  • Introduction to the properties of diamonds.
  • Explanation of the 4C’s: Carat, Colour, Clarity and Cut.
  • Principles of weighing, calculation of the carat weight.
  • Identification of external and internal characteristics.
  • Colour determination of diamonds by comparison with master stones.
  • Grading of colour.
  • Cut grading. Determination of proportions, symmetry and polish.
  • Final examinations.

Examination
Practical examination IDG: Students have to examine and grade 5 diamonds correctly.
Theoretical examination IDG: Multiple choice exam with 25 questions.

Diploma
Participation attest: Introduction to Diamond Grading

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Introduction to Diamond Grading


Learn how to grade diamonds in one of the diamond capitals of the world. Our highly experienced lecturers will guide you through the fascinating world of diamonds. You will study the 4C’s: Carat, Colour, Clarity and Cut.

Introduction to Diamond Grading

1 week
8 people
English , Turkish , Arab
Global

Learn general characteristics of diamonds: you will study the 4C’s: Carat, Colour, Clarity and Cut. You will also study correct cleaning of diamondq and correct use of equipment to be used during inspection.

Our highly skilled and experienced lecturers will guide you through the fascinating world of diamonds. You will learn the correct use of HRD Antwerp microscopes and you will be introduced to diamond optics. You will examine diamonds under a microscope and you will learn how to choose the examination lines, weight (carat) calculation techniques, measurements and rounding and scale use.

This course will introduce you to defining internal and external characteristics, measurements of ratio, symmetry, polishing and cutting grading applications, use of 10X loupe and color scale and grading of diamonds. Our courses are a perfect balance between theoretical knowledge and practical skills. 

Learn more about 4C grading and applications with real stones by using 10x loupe and reference stones.

Introduction to Diamond Grading

Duration

1 week

Number of attendants

8 people

Target Group

This course is meant for:

Diamond traders, diamond experts, appraisers and graders, jewellers and designers, diamond and jewellery lovers, sales managers, buyers and job seekers.

Course Content

  • Introduction to the properties of diamonds.
  • Explanation of the 4C’s: Carat, Colour, Clarity and Cut.
  • Principles of weighing, calculation of the carat weight.
  • Identification of external and internal characteristics.
  • Colour determination of diamonds by comparison with master stones.
  • Grading of colour.
  • Cut grading. Determination of proportions, symmetry and polish.
  • Final examinations.

Examination

Practical examination IDG: Students have to examine and grade 5 diamonds correctly.
Theoretical examination IDG: Multiple choice exam with 25 questions.

Diploma

Participation attest: Introduction to Diamond Grading
This course will be available upon request. Please contact us at education@hrdantwerp.com to make a request. Thank you.

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