Gem-A Gemmology Foundation course is ideal for those keen to get the best start in their gemstone education. Studying the Foundation is essential for those who want to go on to study our Gemmology Diploma and gain FGA Membership status — a symbol of knowledge, excellence and integrity in the trade.
Gemmology Foundation is the perfect starting point for a career in gemstones. If you want to work in the trade then sign up today. After completing the Gemmology Foundation, students can go directly into careers in the trade, but will find it advantageous to their knowledge and professional standing to complete the Gemmology Diploma and apply for Membership of Gem-A, allowing them to use the letters FGA after their names — a symbol of knowledge, excellence and integrity in the trade.
The Foundation course covers: