GIA Conducts First Bahrain Classes



GIA conducts classes in Bahrain. Image courtesy of GIA Middle East, LLC.The Gemological Institute of America Middle East, LLC., recently conducted Gem Identification and Colored Stone Grading Lab classes in Bahrain. The week-long classes, which took place at the Ministry of Industry & Commerce, Kingdom of Bahrain with government cooperation and support of the Bahrain Laboratory, concluded on Feb. 9.

Sixteen students completed the Gem Identification class and 15 completed Colored Stone Grading; each received a Letter of Completion.

In addition to more Bahrain classes, the Institute offers a full schedule of lab classes in Dubai and will soon expand its course offerings in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Kuwait.

For more information on the classes, please call +971 4 2115226 or e-mail shamona.coutinho@gia.edu or dubailabinfo@gia.edu.