UPCOMING COURSES AND EVENTS
Studying with GIA has been extremely rewarding. The courses were very informative and taught in a professional manner. The knowledge I now hold has made me much more confident and I believe this will take me far in my chosen career.
GIA has changed my life in the best way possible. Though I’ve been handling my family business for quite some time now, the GIA Graduate Diamonds program has helped me gain more practical knowledge and increase my confidence. The instructors guided me throughout the term and helped me understand so much more about diamonds, including their nature, grading techniques, and the market. Earning my professional credentials at GIA has proven to be the best decision as it has helped me expand my business and gain customers trust.
GIA's professional diploma has considerably boosted my knowledge in diamonds and I have a better understanding of my customers needs. I have passed some valuable tips to my sales staff, which has helped them to sell in a better manner. GIA’s Graduate Diamonds Program has taught me professionalism, the importance of service and product quality.
Though I have been in the jewellery business for years, completing GIA’s Graduate Diamonds Diploma has further strengthened my skills in communication. I am confident to tackle any situation when it comes to buying and selling. My interactions with customers has changed totally as I am more confident about my product.
I could not have asked for a better learning experience during my Graduate Diamonds Diploma program at GIA. Before starting the course, I was just a rough waiting to shine. By the time I completed, I had acquired the knowledge and confidence I needed to join the ranks of the gem and jewellery industry. I am proud to have earned my credentials from the world's foremost authority in gemmology.
I chose to study at GIA in order to enhance my knowledge about diamonds. The GIA Graduate Diamonds programme has helped me understand the technical concepts of diamond as well as the retail aspects. Now that I’ve completed the programme and earned my GIA diploma, I am confident that I will be able to make a contribution to my family’s retail jewellery business with much more knowledge and precision.
Earning my professional credential at GIA has helped me understand diamond jewellery in all its aspects. I learned about the history of diamonds, how and where they formed, as well as how to evaluate their quality according to the famous GIA 4Cs standard. Additionally, the programme takes a very practical approach, teaching you how to implement the knowledge you acquire at GIA in your day to day business.
As a fourth generation jeweller, I have learned much from my father as he did from his father. However GIA’s powerful curriculum has given me insight and knowledge beyond traditional experience. The professional instruction and the first-hand use of lab instruments exceeded my expectations. I learned about diamonds from mine to market and developed a deeper appreciation for the diamond industry. What I learned will forever be reflected in my dealings with customers and suppliers alike.
I could not have asked for a better learning experience during my Graduate Diamonds Diploma program at GIA. There was a rigorous schedule and lots of study material, but our brilliant Instructor encouraged me to work toward my goal and helped me thoroughly understand the world of diamonds. I am an artist by calling and a marketing professional by training. I enrolled at GIA to gain the knowledge to help my family develop a jewelry brand. But my GIA education gave me so much more. I realized my true passion for diamonds and found my true calling!
GIA’s Accredited Jewellery Professional Diploma Program provided me great understanding and insights into the features and benefits of diamonds, jewellery and coloured stones. The instructor was excellent, knowledgeable and very patient, and helped me understand the technical concepts clearly.
It was an honour to earn my professional credentials at GIA. It has been ten years since I started working in the jewellery industry, but this programme gave me a very clear idea of all the aspects of the business. With my globally recognised GIA credential, I feel I have become an international jeweller, and now have the knowledge and self-confidence to ensure my business success.
GIA’s Accredited Jewelry Professional Diploma Program gave me the technical and ethical knowledge I needed to ensure my customers’ trust, enable me to offer better services, and enhance my reputation. This programme is a powerful tool I can use to assess my strengths in sales and in my future business.
The GIA Accredited Jewelry Professional Diploma Program is an eye-opener to the world of diamonds and gemstones. As a buyer, this program helped me with being more analytical towards the beauty of the stones. Moreover, it also was a guide to the business aspect of the industry.
Earning my GIA Accredited Jewelry Professional diploma has, – and will continue to have, a positive impact on my business. The programme deepened my understanding about jewellery design and this industry, and gave me practical insights into how to enrich my customers’ experiences. I recommend this programme for anyone in sales or starting up their own jewelry business.
GIA gave me a better understanding of diamonds, gemstones and jewellery and how to conduct a business in a proper manner. I also learned how to communicate knowledgeably with my customers. This helps me ensure their confidence and trust, and allows me to confidently complete the sales process, from start to finish.
Our family takes great pride in its longstanding association with GIA. GIA leads the most respected authorities in the diamond industry and is trusted for its professionalism and unbiased grading standards. As a GIA graduate myself, I can say with much confidence that Mouawad diamonds are certified by a reputable institute that is the ultimate in integrity and expertise.