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OUR TRAINING COURSES

DIAMOND

TARGET AUDIENCE

Any audience, novice or equivalent with an interest in diamonds.

OBJECTIVES

Mastering the basics of diamond knowledge: from genesis to use in jewellery-making, including synthetic diamonds and substitutes.

CONTENT

Introduction to the world of diamonds, a multi-faceted stone.

TEACHING METHODS AND RESOURCES

Courses and hands-on work, using traditional gemmological equipment (binocular, refractometer, etc.), observing numerous samples.

You can also continue with the “cut diamond”, “rough diamond” and “synthetic diamond” courses separately if a specific course interests you more than others.

PROGRAMME

Cut diamond : 2 days

Crystallography and diamond formation
History of the diamond market
Description of current and historical diamond substitutes

Rough diamond : 5 days

Study and master the 4 Cs
Recognise imitations
Master rough diamond sorting techniques
Master rough diamond assessment techniques
Estimate the return and value of a rough diamond

Synthetic diamond and substitutes : 1 day

History of synthetic and treated diamonds
Methods for differentiating natural diamonds, synthetic diamonds, and treated diamonds
Current diamond substitutes
Methods for differentiating substitutes

Information and Registration

Sophie Pereira De Sousa : s.pereiradesousa@bjop.fr – 01 40 26 98 00

CONTACT US :

contact-laboratoire@bjop.fr
01 40 26 25 45
30, rue Notre-Dame des Victoires - 75002 Paris
Monday - Thusday : 9H30 to 16H30
Friday : 9h30 to 15h30
Withdrawal files at same days and time

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