Program Info for Schools (degrees, certificates, pre-requisites):
GIAs programs and classes provide intensive hands-on instruction in gemology and jewelry manufacturing arts. Students earn GIAs credentials through on-campus programs distance education or lab classes and seminars. GIAs Graduate Gemologist G.G. dip
Grading and identification of diamonds and gemstones jewelry manufacturing arts and design pearl grading jewelry repair stone setting and basic platinum bench skills.
The BEaJEWELER™ initiative is sponsored by MJSA, the trade association dedicated to professional excellence in jewelry making and design. This initiative was originally developed in partnership with the New Approach School for Jewelers in Arrington, Tennessee