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Examination to enable evaluators of articles with precious metals and gemological materials - Lisbon and Porto

Examination to enable evaluators of articles with precious metals and gemological materials - Lisbon and Porto

Last update on 04-01-2016
Lisboa
Pursuant to article 50 of the Legal Regime of Goldsmithing and Contrastarias, approved by Law no. 98/2015 of August 18, the National Press - Casa da Moeda, S.A., announces that:
 
The examination jury for qualification of evaluators of articles with precious metals and of gemological materials, in Lisbon, is constituted by:
  • Susana André Alves Martins - President;
  • Rui Miguel Fialho Galopim de Carvalho - Effective Member;
  • Maria Manuela Damas Cândido Maleitas Albuquerque Barroso - Alternate Member.
 
The exam test consists of a theoretical part and a practical part, including industry legislation, official marks and gemology, identification and qualitative testing of precious metals, evaluation of precious metals and evaluation of articles with gemological materials. The exam test is quoted from 0 to 20 values.

 

 

Assessment of exam contents
 

Content

 

Price List
(In values)

Theoretical

 

Legislation of the jewelery industry (theoretical)

2,0

Official Brands (Theoretical)

4,0

Evaluations through the touch of precious metals (theoretical)

3,0

Gemology (Theoretical)

4,0

Practice

 

Identification of metals (practice)

1,0

Visual test of gold alloys (practice)

1,0

Visual testing of silver alloys (practice)

1,0

Gemology (practice)

4,0

 
 
The examination will take place in Lisbon on January 18, 19 and 20, 2016.
 
The theoretical part of the exam will be held between 10:30 and 13:00 on January 18, 2016, in the room of INCM National Press Building, located at Rua da Escola Politécnica, 135, 1250-100 LISBON.
 
The practical part of gemology will take place, in groups of ten examiners, in one of the periods determined by the Contrastaria, between 14:00 and 15:15 or between 03:30 and 16:45 on January 18, 2016 In the room of INCM's National Press Building.
 
The remaining practical part will be held, in groups of two examiners, in one of the periods determined by Contrastaria, between 9:00 and 10:15, between 11:00 and 12:15, between 14:00 And from 3:30 pm to 3:30 p.m., or from 5:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., on January 19 and 20, 2016, in the room of the INCM Mint Building. At Av. António José de Almeida, 1000-042 LISBOA.
 
For more information and registration see the INCM website.
 
Porto
Pursuant to article 50 of the Legal Regime of Goldsmithing and Contrastarias, approved by Law no. 98/2015 of August 18, the National Press - Casa da Moeda, S.A., announces that:
 
The examination jury for qualification of valuers of articles with precious metals and of gemological materials, in Porto, is constituted by:
  • Ana Isabel Lopes Contreiras de Matos Alves - President;
  • Rui Miguel Fialho Galopim de Carvalho - Effective Member:
  • Carlos Tadeu Aguiar Botelho Almeida - Alternate Member
 
The exam test consists of a theoretical part and a practical part, including industry legislation, official marks and gemology, identification and qualitative testing of precious metals, evaluation of precious metals and evaluation of articles with gemological materials. The exam test is quoted from zero to 20 values.

 

Assessment of exam contents

 

Content

 

Price List (In values)

Theoretical

 

Legislation of the jewelery industry (theoretical)

2,0

Official Brands (Theoretical)

4,0

Evaluations through the touch of precious metals (theoretical)

3,0

Gemology (Theoretical)

4,0

Practice

 

Identification of metals (practice)

1,0

Visual test of gold alloys (practice)

1,0

Visual testing of silver alloys (practice)

1,0

Gemology (practice)

4,0

 
 
The exam will be held in Porto, on January 20 and 21, 2016.
 
The theoretical part of the exam will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on January 20, 2016, in the Porto Contrastaria room, at Rua Visconde de Bóbeda - 4000-109 PORTO.
 
The practical part of gemology will be held, in groups of ten examiners, in one of the periods determined by Contrastaria, between 14:00 and 15:15 or between 15:30 and 16:45 on January 20 Of 2016, in the room of the Contrastaria do Porto, located in Rua Visconde de Bóbeda - 4000-109 PORTO.
 
The remaining practical part will be held, in groups of 4 examiners, in one of the periods determined by the Contrastaria, between 14:00 and 15:15 or between 15:30 and 16:45 on January 20, 2016, or between 09:00 and 10:15, between 10:30 and 11:45 or between 12:00 and 13:15 on January 21, 2016, in a room at the Contrastaria do Porto , Located in Rua Visconde de Bóbeda - 4000-109 PORTO.
For more information and registration see the INCM website.

 

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