Piano Technology Career Information
• Are you interested in musical instruments?
• Do you like to solve problems?
• Would you like to be your own boss?
A career in piano technology is unique and very rewarding. With a solid education you will be able to work in concert halls, colleges and universities, recording studios, retail stores and in many other exciting settings.
Registered Piano Technicians are professionals who have committed themselves to the continual pursuit of excellence, both in technical service and ethical conduct. The Piano Technicians Guild grants the Registered Piano Technician (RPT) credential after a series of rigorous examinations that test skill in piano tuning, regulation and repair. Those capable of performing these tasks up to a recognized worldwide standard receive the RPT credential.
See more information on What is an RPT?
For more information...
- Piano Technology Career Brochure (Web version) - Learn more about our profession.
- Education and Training Opportunities -- Residential Schools, Correspondence Courses, and Individualized Training.
- Join PTG
- Bureau of Labor Statistics - Employment statistics for musical instrument repairers and tuners.