Learning Opportunities for Jewellers and Staff
The Canadian Jewellers Association believes in the value of continuing education for both jewellers and their staff, and has partnered with a variety of providers and services to help you stay on top of your trade.
Opportunities range from webinars, to in-person workshops, to regularly updated retail bulletins to help you strategize and succeed. Check back often – new courses and features are added throughout the year!
The Canadian Jewellers Association (CJA) is proud to offer you the JETS (JEWELLERY EDUCATION TRAINING SYSTEM) program specifically designed for the jewellery industry.
Professional Jewellery Appraiser® Course
This is a correspondence course written and developed to offer a professional and updated approach for gemmologists, appraisers and future appraisers. The content is a compliment to our Canadian industry.
Canadian Accredited Jewellery Appraisers – CAJA
Membership in the Canadian Accredited Jewellery Appraisers – CJA (CAJA) of the Canadian Jewellers Association (CJA) is open to anyone with an active interest in the field of gem and jewellery appraising and who agrees to uphold the Canadian Accredited Jewellery Appraisers – CJA Code of Ethics & Standards.
Appraisal Coaching and Diamond Grading
Two new courses offered at a discount to members!
CJA Guidelines to Advertising Lab Grown Diamonds
In response to the increase of lab grown diamonds being marketed to Canadian consumers the CJA has designed the CJA Guidelines to Advertising Lab Grown Diamonds (LGD) to assist industry trade members (retail, wholesale and manufacturers) in presenting LGD in compliance with Canadian law so consumers are not misled by unsubstantiated or false claims.