The Diamond Education College is located in the South African Diamond Centre building in downtown Johannesburg.
The SA Diamond Centre is the hub of the South African Diamond Industry and is the home of major industry organisations such as the South African Diamond Board, the Diamond Bourse of South Africa, the Diamond Merchants' Association of Southern Africa, the Rough Diamond Dealers' Association of South Africa, The Diamond Development Company and many others.
In addition, the Centre houses more than 100 diamond dealing companies, polishing factories, manufacturing jewellers, shipping companies and diamond equipment supply companies.
The physical address of the college is:-
Diamond Education College
Suite 607, 6th Floor
SA Diamond Centre
225 Main Street
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The phone, fax and e-mail are:-
Phone: +27 11 334-5917
Fax: +27 11 334-5917
Email - firstname.lastname@example.org
The lecturer of the Diamond Education College is Dennis White.
His achievements include:
At the end of 2009 Dennis decided it was time to “give back” knowledge and information to empower prospective entrants into the diamond industry and joined the family of the Diamond Education College as a lecturer.
Tienie Barnes (1944-2016), founder of the college.
His achievments included:
The Diamond Education College provides training in the evaluation and grading of rough diamonds, marking rough diamonds and the cutting and polishing of rough diamonds that meets our customer and learner requirements. We have established a quality management system that meets the requirements of the ISO 9001:2015 standard as well as the requirements of SAQA, NQF and the MQA, thereby ensuring that we continually improve the level of quality in the service that we provide to our existing and potential customers and learners.
The quality management system shall be implemented, maintained and continually improved.
This Quality Policy shall provide a framework for establishing quality objectives at management review meetings.
Diamond Education College shall prepare documented information that describes the processes required to implement the quality management system. This documented information shall include:
All students have access to SA Diamond Centre's two restaurants (one of them is Kosher), which offers a wide variety of meals.
All students have access to Banking Facilities. The Diamond Centre houses agencies of:-
All students have access to Diamond Grading Facilities. The Diamond Centre houses the offices of:-