In 2010, Josh Emanuel became a Certified Gemologist Appraiser. The Certified Gemologist Appraiser accreditation is the highest level of achievement in the jewelry industry. Currently, approximately 400 AGS jewelers in North America have earned this prestigious professional title. Josh continues with annual, education classes, updates in the industry and additional professional enhancements.
In addition The Goldsmith has an Accredited Gemological Laboratory on the premises that includes a binocular microscope, a set of five American Gem Society master diamonds for color grading purposes, gem-testing equipment for identification of gemstones, their synthetic counterparts, imitations and treatments, along with a gemological library of reference materials.