On successful completion of the Diamond Diploma, students can apply to become a Diamond Member of the Gemmological Association (DGA). Diamond members can use the internationally recognised letters DGA after their name, and take advantage of the excellent benefits available to our Diamond Members.
FEATURES OF DGA MEMBERSHIP
USE OF DGAOnce you've passed your Diamond Diploma and signed up for a Diamond Membership, you can use the world-famous DGA after your name
DIAMOND COURSE NOTESEligible to purchase up-to-date course notes for the Diamond Diploma, as and when they're released, to keep abreast of all the latest industry developments
BENEFITS OF DGA MEMBERSHIP
Part of becoming a Diamond Member of the Association is about the intangible benefits membership of the Association can bring to you, your career and your professional development. During the course of your membership with Gem-A, we endeavour to ensure all our DGA Members are kept up-to-date with all the latest news, views and educational information from the trade and given resources to continue their professional development. As part of your DGA membership, you will also receive:
- recognition, validation, and accreditation of your skills, knowledge and expertise
- demonstrate your level of knowledge and professionalism
- allow you to be part of a wider international community
- display your commitment to your professional development
HOW DO I QUALIFY?
In order to apply you DGA membership you must have successfully completed the Diamond Diploma, only once you become a member will you be eligible to use the designatory letters DGA after your name.
BECOME A DGA MEMBER
To become a member, download our Membership Application Form from membership resources and fill in the sections relevant to the type of membership you are applying for. Return to us via email, fax or post along with payment of the membership fee.
All subscriptions are renewable on 1 January each year. Membership rates for 2019 are £135, or £110 if you pay on or before 31 December 2018.
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