Lincoln College HE (University) Open Day
08 May, 2017 – 4:30 - 8:00 PM
For all course enquiries please call the Course Enquiry Line on 030 030 32435
If you want to pursue a career as a tuner or piano technician then this is an excellent place to start. The Advanced programme covers years two and three of a three year programme and will provide you with the underpinning skills and knowledge to progress through the levels of piano tuning and restoration. This course enables you to reach an advanced standard, consolidating your experience and skills.
Upon successful completion you will be able to progress into employment as a piano tuner or technician.
During this course, you will study: advanced aspects of piano tuning on both upright and grand pianos; minor maintenance tasks typically performed on customers’ pianos; full workshop restoration and refurbishment; upright and grand piano fine tuning; restringing; action (hammer mechanism) overhaul of upright and grand pianos; setting up and regulating; case restoration and polishing; study of acoustics; further tool making; elements of piano design and construction and preparation for employment or self-employment.