Entrepreneurial Valuation and Polishing Course

The course provides practical introduction to the diamond industry, from understanding rough diamond evaluation and planning to diamond polishing basics.

Course Information


It is mainly a practical course understand the characteristics Diamonds, so that he/she can, with the necessary time, determination and diligence make meaningful decisions polishing process.

Students/Learners are provided with the tools and equipment course. (All the tools and equipment remain the schools property.)


What will it Cost me?

The course fee is R34,120.00 ( Inclusive of VAT)

Excludes: Rough Diamond Evaluation Manual. A Manual can be purchased for R250.00 

What will I get?

On successful completion of the course you will receive a Certificate of Completion from Harry Oppenheimer Diamond Training School.

Important information that I need to know?

  1. Application must be made in well advance as only a limited number of seats are available per class.
  2. Identification book or passport is required to enter the Diamond Centre.
  3. Only a limited number of candidates can be accommodated.
  4. A registration deposit of 50% is payable to secure the candidates place.
  5. Full course fees to be paid before the class commencement.
  6. Fees are non-refundable after the commencement date.
  7. Candidate must arrange their own transport and accommodation.


Cancellation must be done in writing 5 working days prior to the start date of the course. If not Harry Oppenheimer Diamond Training School will charge for the full course.

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