Study Time

4, 6 or 9 months


Gem-A Level 4 in Gemmology

Gemmology Foundation

Our Gemmology Foundation course is ideal for those keen to get the best start in their gemstone education. Whether you want to further your career in the trade or simply learn about gemstones, this course is for you. Once completed you will be able to identify, test and handle a wide variety of gemstones. Studying the Foundation is essential for those who want to go on to study our Gemmology Diploma and gain FGA status — symbols of excellence.


You can enquire about one of our courses by using the form below. Simply select the course you'd like to attend, fill in your details and click submit. A member of our Education Department will review your form before contacting you about your enquiry.

Alternatively, you can download a course application form from our Student Resources section. Once you've completed this you can email this to us at or post it to: Education Department, 21 Ely Place, London, EC1N 6TD.

If you have any other questions you can e-mail us at or call us on +(44) 0207 404 3334.


Gemmology Foundation Lab Class


CodeCourse TitleCourse DaysStart DateFinish datePrice*
F20PSEPGemmology Foundation Lab Class (London 09:30 - 16:30)  NewWednesday, Thursday and FridaySep 16, 2020Sep 18, 2020included in course cost
F20POCTGemmology Foundation Lab Class (London 09:30 - 16:30)   NewWednesday, Thursday and FridayOct 14, 2020Oct 16, 2020included in course cost
F20PNOV1Gemmology Foundation Lab Class (London 09:30 - 16:30)  NewWednesday, Thursday and FridayNov 4, 2020Nov 6, 2020included in course cost
F20PNOVGemmology Foundation Lab Class (London 09:30 - 16:30)   NewWednesday, Thursday and FridayNov 25, 2020Nov 27, 2020included in course cost



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