If you are a retailer or a wholesaler but do not have any gemological and laboratory background, you can now learn about lab-grown diamonds online, if you are interested in the industry. The Gemological Science International (GSI) is offering “Lab-Grown Diamonds Essentials,” an online course to help you learn about this industry.
Source: Stambaugh Jewelers
The course covers the basics about lab-grown diamonds such as its history, growth and production techniques, terminologies, how you can identify or detect them. The course costs $100. GSI are specialists and have made notable discoveries in the lab-grown diamonds industry since 2005 when it was founded in New York.
“There exists a lot of information about lab-grown diamonds: from growth methods, treatments, color, inclusions, to other factors, which make it different from the naturally occurring diamonds,” said Debbie Azzar, the President and Cofounder of the GSI.