Fret work

4-Hour Set-Up Course

Learn to set-up your own guitars!

The 4-Hour Set-Up Course will teach you how to do professional set-ups.

Paper Test

This course is a step by step, hands-on walkthrough in guitar set-ups, with a one-to-one student / teacher ratio.

You will be shown factors that contribute to a World Class Set-Up, you will be taught efficient ways to measure and adjust and you will use the professional tools of the trade.

You also receive:
•Course Booklet (re-iterates subject matter, lists all tools used and includes resources to further your skill).
•Course Certificate (potential job reference).
•Your guitar set-up just how you want it!


The course will focus on Acoustic Steel String, Nylon String, Electric with and without a Tremolo.

To bring your own guitar is recommended and to be as familiar as possible with its playing characteristics.

Warning: bringing instruments that are in need of extra attention will likely extend the duration of the course past 4 hours, in which case the subsequent rate of $30 per hour will be charged.

It is preferred that you have been playing guitar / bass at least three to five years.

André Pinard Hugo Prud D'Homme Chris Noyes Stephane Peaurault David Carriere Bobby 'Bricks' Trottier George Tsikouras Michel MacDonald Steve Doggett Paul Boulos Luc St-Pierre Dennis Jensen William La Rose Brian Scott Pascal Marion Keith Vachon Pat Kehoe Kelly Coughlin Dan Murphy Tyler King Pierre-Alex Mathieu Serge Desforges Justin Duhaime Sean Oderkirk Yannick Lessard Pierre Tessier Alan Suen Jon Lamarche