What is Gem-A Gemmology Foundation? 

Gemmology Foundation course is ideal for those keen to get the best start in their gemstone education. Whether you want to further your career in the trade or simply learn about gemstones, this course is for you. Once completed you will be able to identify, test and handle a wide variety of gemstones. Studying the Foundation is essential for those who want to go on to study our Gemmology Diploma and gain FGA status — symbols of excellence.

To learn more about the Gemmology Foundation program, download the prospectus file below.

Download Danat Prospectus


How to Apply?

You can apply by downloading the course application form . Once you’ve completed this you can email the form to us at

If you have any other questions you can e-mail us at or call us on +(973) 38000428

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Course Dates and Prices

Starting Date February 18th, 2021
Duration 16 weeks
Day Thursday
Time 9 AM to 4 PM (Bahrain Time)
Self-directed Learning 200 Hours maximum
Guided Learning at DANAT Up to 100 hours
Price BHD 1,690 (excl. VAT)

To learn more about the fee and payment schedule, download the file below.

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Contact Us

If you have any further questions, email us at