Registry of Guitar Tutors

The Specialists in Guitar Education

Exams update

Our new digital exam platform has now been launched with both recorded and online exams available. LCME has partnered with the International School of Musicians (ISoM) to provide this platform. To book your recorded or online exam please go to the exam entry page.

If you wish to convert your entry to a digital exam, or just want to find out more then please go to the queries page.

Get Graded

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RGT@LCM organises internationally recognised exams in electric, rock, acoustic, jazz, classical and bass guitar, from total beginner to Diploma.

Managed by London College of Music Exams (one of the world's most respected music exam boards) and certificated by the University of West London.

From Grade One onwards, graded and diploma exams are regulated by Ofqual, with UCAS points available for grades 6-8.

Find a Teacher

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RGT@LCM publishes a directory of registered electric, acoustic, classical, jazz guitar teachers and bass teachers in the UK and overseas.

A good guitar teacher can save you years of struggling, by showing you how to do things the best way from the start.

So, whether you want to learn electric guitar, acoustic guitar, classical guitar or bass guitar - find a registered guitar tutor in your area.


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If you teach electric guitar, acoustic guitar, classical guitar, rock guitar, jazz guitar or bass guitar then RGT@LCM is the organisation for you.

For more information on the benefits of becoming a member of RGT@LCM and to find out how you can become a registered guitar teacher, see the Join RGT@LCM page.

Applying online to become an RGT@LCM Registered Tutor is fast and easy.

RGT@LCM Exam Handbooks

All our publications are now available from the LCM Book Store at

General Enquiries: 020 8231 2751 -
Membership Enquiries: 020 8231 2055 -

RGT@LCM, University of West London, St Mary's Road, London W5 5RF


Honorary Patrons

Sir Paul McCartney, David Gilmour, Hank Marvin, Ronnie Wood, Suzi Quatro, Carlos Bonell, Neil Murray, Gordon Giltrap, John Etheridge, John Illsley, Glenn Tilbrook, Dave Kelly