May 18 & 19, 2018

Trinity International University
Bannockburn, IL

• 1-1/2 days of hands-on practice for RPT tuning & technical exams.
• Instruction, demonstration and individual coaching from certified examiners.
• Includes an overview of exam skills and study tips.
• Take the RPT written exam.
• Take advantage of the PTG discounted rate at our seminar hotel.

$169 per person

Find out why Exam Prep seminar participants feel more prepared to take the RPT exams.
If you are an Associate interested in taking the exams, this is one of the best resources available!
Lots of hands-on practice, exam study and practice tips, small group stations and more.

Space is limited to 24 Associate members.

Trinity International University, School of Music, 2065 Half Day Road, Deerfield, IL 60015
TIU Maps and Directions

Recommended Lodging
La Quinta Inn & Suites Bannockburn-Deerfield
2000 South Lakeside Drive, Bannockburn, IL 60015
Receive the special discounted PTG rate by calling 866-527-1498. Identify yourself as a member of the Piano Technicians Guild, Reservation Block confirmation number 70011954. Rate guaranteed through April 27.
Includes free breakfast, free internet, free parking, an indoor swimming pool and more. Visit www.laquintabannockburndeerfield.com for more information about this hotel.

The nearest airport is O'Hare International, Chicago, IL
The seminar hotel is across the street from Trinity International University.
If flying to O'Hare, check their Getting To and From page for ground transportation options to the La Qunita Inn.

Bring your own tuning, regulating, and basic repair tools. All other materials, models, and supplies will be provided.

RPT Written Exam
The written exam tests basic knowledge of piano design, tuning theory, repair techniques and various other topics relevant to piano technology and any Associate is eligible to take it. A score of 80% or more is required to pass the 90-minute exam comprised of 100 multiple choice and true/false questions. You must pass this exam before taking the tuning or technical exams. Downloadable exam prep materials and RPT exam information are available in the Member Area of www.ptg.org under Certification Exams. Join the my.ptg.org discussion group Exam Prep to network with other Associates preparing to take the RPT exams.

8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. • Four rotating workshop sessions covering repairs, vertical and grand regulation, and tuning
5:30 - 7 p.m. • Dinner on your own
7 - 8:30 p.m. • Evening group session
8 a.m. - noon • Group session and your choice of workshop sessions or written exam

 Online:       Exam Prep Registration
 By phone:   913-432-9975
 By mail:      Download a registration form
                   Piano Technicians Guild

                   4444 Forest Avenue, Kansas City, KS 66106
 By fax:       913-432-9986
Questions? Contact Kathy at 913-432-9975, 913-276-5202 or kathy@ptg.org.