Join PTG

How to Join PTG

The Piano Technicians Guild is the largest nonprofit organization serving piano tuners, technicians, and craftsmen throughout the world. The PTG’s mission is to promote the highest possible service and technical standards among piano tuners and technicians. PTG sponsors meetings, seminars, workshops and conventions, and publishes a monthly technical magazine, the Piano Technicians Journal, which features a wealth of technical information ranging from useful hints to in-depth instruction on tuning, repairing and rebuilding. PTG members can also earn the Registered Piano Technician (RPT) accreditation through examination.

As a member, you’ll receive timely information on piano manufacturing, technology, and servicing techniques. You’ll be able to communicate with other professionals who share your interests, and you will be eligible for discounted member-only rates for PTG business aids, merchandise, events and programs. You will also have access to business insurance programs, credit card processing discounts, car rentals, and magazine subscriptions and product discounts.

Applications

Applications can be submitted online or by mail. Send your completed application along with a non-refundable application fee of $50 to the address on the application. Annual dues are $316 for 2020 and are pro-rated based on the month you join. You will receive an invoice once your application is processed.

Request a Membership Packet (Mail)

Apply Online

Thank you for your interest in the Piano Technicians Guild (PTG). Membership is open to all individuals 18 years of age or over with a professional or avocational interest in piano technology. All members must also be a member of a chapter in their area unless applying for International Membership. To qualify for International status, your primary address must be outside the U.S., Canada and Mexico and have no access to a local chapter of PTG. There are no examination requirements to become a member.

Instructions for Applicant:

  1. Complete the online application and submit it with a $50 application fee to the Piano Technicians Guild. The application fee is not a part of your annual membership dues and is non-refundable.
  2. Your local chapter will receive a copy of your application. You will receive an invoice for your pro-rated annual dues once your application is processed. You have ninety (90) days from the time of chapter approval to pay your dues or you will need to reapply.
  3. Upon payment of your pro-rated dues, your membership will be activated and you will receive full benefits of PTG membership. Your local chapter will inform you separately of the amount, if any, you owe for local chapter dues. If you have questions, please contact Member Services at 913-432-9975 or ptg@ptg.org.

Application Form

Quick Links

Find your local chapter

1. Select your nearest PTG Chapter in the "Search by Technician or PTG Chapter" section
2. Click search and then select the name with the member role of "President"
3. Call or E-mail them directly, they will be happy to hear from you!

Questions?

Thank you for your interest. Please contact us if you have questions. We look forward to serving you.