▶ History of Diamonds, Origin & Mining
▶ Physical, Chemical and Optical Properties of Diamonds
▶ Introduction to Cut, Color, Clarity & Carat
▶ Carat Weight – Sieving, Weight Estimation and other techniques
▶ Color–Color Grading, shading as per local market like white, off-white TTLB, TTLC, etc.
▶ Clarity – Includes Plotting, Study about inclusions and blemishes in case of both big and small diamonds, clarity grading.
▶ Cut – Cut grading, study about proportions that includes estimation of crown height, crown angle, table size, pavilion depth and other proportions
▶ Grading of full diamonds with 4Cs both with microscope as well as 10x loupe
▶ Grading Certified Diamonds
▶ Assortment of small diamonds
▶ Diamond Simulants & Identification
▶ Brief study of fancy cuts
▶ ricing – International & Local Pricing
▶ Diamond Market and Future
▶ Theory and practical exams