Gem Faceting Course

Gem Faceting Apprenticeship Brochure

PROJECT AFRICA is delighted to offer the first gem faceting program here in Ethiopia (May 2024). This intensive program consists of 150 hours of practical instruction under the guidance of internationally trained gem cutters.

The program is divided into two levels:

LEVEL ONE (50 hours)

Students will learn everything they need to know about faceting gemstones from basic cutting and polishing techniques to operatiing a faceting machine, dopping, preforming, and glue transfers.

LEVEL TWO (100 hours)

Students will attend classes five times a week for four weeks to receive additional practical gem faceting training.

Don't miss this opportunity to be in this program. The first program is scheduled to start in June 2024.

EACH CLASS IS LIMITED TO TEN STUDENTS