A 2- week course that learns you how to sort a pile of rough diamonds into different categories, according to various criteria such as size, colour, clarity and morphology.
Sawables and makeables will have no secrets anymore. The course focusses on practice with a sound theoretical background.
Additionally you will learn how to maximize the yield of a polished diamond starting from the rough and how the Sarin (Cut) can help you make the best decision. How to calculate rough diamond prices will be shared as well. After passing the practical test, you are ready for a career in the rough diamond industry.
|Duration||3 weeks (Antwerp), 3-4 weeks (worldwide)|
|Requirements||Min. 18 years|
No previous diamond experience is required
|Number Of Attendants||Max 12|
|Target Group||Rough diamond sorters, diamond manufacturers, traders, appraisers, jewellers.|
|Course Hours||Daily from 8.45 am to 4.45 pm|
Lunch break from 12.30 pm till 1.30 pm.
Morning and afternoon coffee breaks.
|Examination||Practical exam (last day 9 AM – 12.30 PM)|
|Diploma||“HRD Antwerp Introduction to sorting and planning of rough diamonds” Certificate|
|Yours To Keep||Diamond course book|