Membership

16N-Wht-Gold-Studd-Earrings_300dpiWith more than 1000 member locations across Canada, the CJA logo can be found proudly displayed–whether in stores, online, or through correspondence–by respected businesses throughout the country.

We provide our members with cost-effective, informative resources to promote best business practices and profitable operations.

Our member benefits are uniquely tailored to the jewellery community and its needs, addressing the specific requirements of transport, security, credit, marketing, education, certifications and other critical business areas.

We recognize the evolving needs of the manufacturing, supply and retail sectors of the jewellery industry, and continue to add new benefits for our members on a regular basis.

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CJA Affiliation–A Sign of Trust

  • Display the CJA logo across all your marketing platforms, a sign of consumer trust and confidence
  • Attract new customers through CJA’s website and related search/promotion activities
  • Maximize the use of CJA’s member website and related communications, including job bank listings and other member data
  • Receive monthly CJA e-newsletters, news alerts and industry updates, as well as free subscriptions to Jewellery Business and Canadian Jeweller magazines
  • Network with peers within the industry
  • Benefit from CJA advocacy with all levels of government, and learn about new laws and regulations for all our industry sectors
  • Endorse the CJA Code of Ethics, building consumer confidence and sales
  • Enjoy extensive member benefits programs with substantial cost savings in shipping, insurance, travel, credit and other areas
  • Access promotional rates on industry-specific education courses and programs

Member Benefit Programs

  • Credit information access from the only credit–reporting service dedicated specifically to the Canadian and US jewellery industries
  • Reduced Visa, MasterCard, Interac and American Express transaction fees through Flexiti Financial
  • Special rates on jewellery insurance from Jewelers Mutual, including Jewelers Block and Business Owner programs
  • Special rates on security programs, including armoured couriers, security devices and a Jewellery Industry Crime Prevention Package
  • Savings on health and dental insurance package offers, for you and your staff
  • Travel savings through an exclusive Travel Pro initiative for our industry
  • Reduced rates on translation services with wide-ranging capabilities
  • Special offers on foreign exchange business/wire transfers
  • Discounts on gemological instruments, bench tools and packaging

Preferred Rates on Shipping Programs

  • Preferred rates on Canada Post, including Priority Courier, XPRESSPOST and Bubble Pack Xpresspost
  • Access to DLVRD Logistics program

Promotional Rates on Educational Programs

  • JETS (Jewellery Education Training System)
  • AAP (Accredited Appraiser Program)
  • MasterValuer™ Program
  • IAS Sales Training
  • Free access to Jewelers Mutual security training courses and materials, including access to the Jewelers Mutual University website
  • Access to The World Jewellery Confederation website (CIBJO)