Gemmology at Kristallen

Kristallen offers different kinds of gemmological education and services. We are a study center for Gem-A and offers their courses Diploma in Gemmology, FGA and Gem Diamond Diploma, DGA. The FGA course consists of two parts wich requires about 800 hours of study each. All practical parts of the FGA course can be done in our laboratory, though the practical diamond grading part of the DGA course has to be done at Gem-A in London. Examination takes place twica a year, in January and June.


Kristallen is also in charge of LuleƄ Technical Universitys gemmological courses, most students take these courses as part of the Gemstone Technician program.


Apart from longer programs Kristallen offers short weekend courses in gemmology for people who are interessted in gemstones and gemmology.


Kristallen offers gemmological services such as identification of gemstones and metals, appraising services and production of gems and jewellery.