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Guitar restoration guitar (2)
Anniesland Campus
SCQF Level
Start Date & time
18 Apr 2024 @ 7 - 9pm (Thursday evenings)
Qualification Type
Course Type
8 weeks


This Guitar Restoration course is aimed at students who wish to further develop their skills and knowledge of guitar repairs and guitar construction.

PLease call 0141 272 3298 to book while our online payment system is down.

What will I learn?

Course work may vary slightly from outline due to the specifics of the student's instruments.

It would be recommended that by this point students have somewhere/some way to work on instruments at home to speed up the course work.

All work is down to tutor discretion.

Techniques include:

  • Glue acoustic top and back crack and reinforce
  • Glue up broken headstock and repair finish
  • Repair instrument top damaged and refit acoustic bridge
  • Remove guitar fingerboard and remove truss rod
  • Make and install new fingerboard
  • Fret new fingerboard and discuss advanced fretting techniques
  • Fit acoustic guitar pickup

Entry requirements (minimum)

  • Completion of beginners guitar restoration
  • A general interest in the working of guitars and guitar repairs
  • Some experience with the use of hand tools.

More questions? Contact us about this course

0141 272 3298