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Welcome to the Insurance Institute of Jewelry Appraisal

Welcome to the Insurance Institute of Jewelry Appraisal, the world’s foremost authority for education, training and support of gemologists and jewelry appraisers world-wide. We are a 501(c)3 Non-Profit Education Organization whose purpose is to help you be a more successful jewelry appraiser, gemologist, gemstone dealer or jewelry sales professional. Our courses are developed by state licensed insurance professionals along with gemologists holding the world’s highest gemological credentials. We are unique in the world of gemology and jewelry appraisal. We offer you professional training with certified programs, and at the lowest tuition rates in the world. We welcome you to the IIJA and look forward to working with you.

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About the Insurance Institute of Jewelry Appraisal Inc.

Learn about the IIJA, our history, and our commitment to quality education at an affordable price.

Meet the IIJA

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Industry Recognition

The IIJA is recognized world-wide for the quality of our program, and the integrity of our purpose. Learn more about our industry recognition here!

About the IIJA

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IIJA Donors and Supporters

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Graduate Support Programs

The IIJA offers the industry’s finest support programs for our IIJA RGA and RG Graduates. To learn more about how we can help you be more successful visit the Graduate Support Programs page.

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