DIAMOND GRADING                                                          der-diamond.gif (18905 bytes)

                                

Pre-requisites :   None

What You'll  Learn : You'll gain a solid foundation of knowledge in diamonds designed to increase your profits . You learn the INTERNATIONAL DIAMOND GRADING SYSTEM & the 4 C's Practise judging and grading colour,clarity and cut of loose and mounted diamonds.Working closely with your instructor you work with more   than 200 actual diamond's .You grade fancy shapes and mounted stones .

Who Can Benefit :   Sales associates , managers,owners, graders,buyers, appraisers,wholesalers,designers,and gem lab personnel .

Topics Covered   :  4 C's Of Diamond Value ,colour, clarity,cut and carat weight .
*   How to grade and plot clarity characteristics .
*   Proportion grading and how cut affects light beauty and value .
*  Diamonds optical and physical properties.
*  Aanalysing   crown,pavillion and total depth .
*  Judging finish detail .
*  How to grade diamonds in the normal colour range .
*  Treated and fancy coloured diamonds .
*  Special consideration in grading fancy shaped mounted diamonds .
*  Selling myth and romance  .
*  Estimation weight of mounted diamonds .
*  Diamond simmulants .
*  How to detect synthetic diamonds .
*  How to detect fracture filled diamonds .
*  Marketing diamonds .

Course Length : 5 weeks

Your's To Keep :10X  hand loupe ,professional tweezers , table guage & study material issued to you .

You'll Earn : THE DIAMONDS CERTIFICATE