Since 1945, the GAA has been educating and updating members of the gem and jewellery industry, and the general public, about all aspects of gemstones and their substitutes.

GAA Short Courses

GAA Short Courses

Variety of short courses on offer in all states. Have fun with gemstones. Find a date to suit you.

GAA Diploma in Gemmology

GAA Diploma in Gemmology

Teaching centres in all states. Email info@gem.org.au for details.

Education

Education

New course list for 2016 has been released. Click here to find out more.

About the GAA

About the GAA

Find out about our history, aims and objectives. Click here to find out more.

Photo of Diamond Courses 2016

Diamond Courses 2016

The Diploma in Diamond Technology/Practical Diamond Grading is NOW enrolling, with the following starting dates:
VIC - Wednesday 20 April
NSW - Tuesday 3 May 2016
Limited places are available for this prestigious course.

Evening classes for DIAMOND GRADING starting in:
NSW on 18 July
VIC on 19 July

5 day intensive courses for DIAMOND GRADING starting in:
SA 9 May
QLD 30 May
NSW 27 June
VIC 11 July
WA 1 August

Gemmology enrolments are now CLOSED – expressions of interest for 2017 are welcome.

Call Annie Dursun, Gem-Ed Enrolment Officer, on 1300 436 338 or email learn@gem.org.au to reserve your place now. Don't miss out!

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Advanced Practical Diamond Grading

Advanced Practical Diamond Grading

Prerequisite: Practical Diamond Grading. Classes in all states, two-day course. For more information, check your state's pages on this website, or contact your state's office.
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The Australian Gemmologist

The Australian Gemmologist

Online version Vol. 25, No. 3.
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