Gem Identification and Valuation Course is an introductory programme in gemmology conducted at this teaching centre. It includes the basic theory and practical training in gem testing and identification. A set of handout notes will be issued. During the course of learning, information could also be collected related to international gem and jewellery trade and industry.
This is arranged for the beginners to obtain an elementary knowledge in gemmology and for those who intend to enter the gem trade. For those engaged in fields related gem industry or trade, such as jewellery making, lapidary, gem trade, tourism, banking etc. this course will help to obtain an overall basic knowledge in gemmology. This is a useful training course for expatriates to make use of their stay in Sri Lanka.