The RPT shop is a new feature for members to purchase new ‘official’ embroidered smocks, patches, badges and other branded items to help promote themselves and the register. With the exception of the embroidered patch and pin badge, all items are made to order and dispatched to you directly from the manufacturers. Please allow 7 […]

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Find here all the past issues of the RPT quarterly newsletter, edited by Les Symonds. Click on the dates to download the .pdf version. 035 March 2022 Including AGM Information, Voting Forms and introduction to our new Secretary. 034 December 2021 033 September 2021 – New Website and Logo Edition 032 June 2021 031 March […]

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Right click (Control-Click on a Mac) the ‘Click HERE‘ link against your preferred version, then select ‘Save Link As…‘. > A pop-up window will then appear on the screen. Choose a destination (we suggest your Desktop), then click ‘Save‘ in the bottom right of the pop-window. Your version of the logo will then be saved […]

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Your directory listing can be greatly enhanced by the addition of a gallery. If you would like a gallery of images added to your biography, please click the button below to upload your images. Image Format: .jpeg or .tif files onlyDimensions: At least 2000px on the longest edge.Size: No larger than 5MB per image if […]

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RPT Committee Chair: Jay Heryet – chairman@rpturners.co.uk Vice Chair: Andy Fortune – RPT Secretary: George Shapland – secretary@rpturners.co.uk Membership Secretary: Andy Pickard – memsec@rpturners.co.uk Newsletter & Feedback Forms: Les Symonds – feedback@rpturners.co.ukWebmaster: Martin Saban-Smith – webmaster@rpturners.co.uk Woodturning Links Our Website: www.registerofprofessionalturners.co.ukOur Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/registerofprofessionalturnersOur Facebook Members Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/rptmembersOur Instagram Account: https://www.instagram.com/rpturners/Worshipful Company of Turners: www.turnersco.comAWGB: […]

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(Amended January 2019) 1.         Name.            The Organisation shall be called the ‘Register of Professional Turners’ hereinafter referred to as the ‘Register’.  The accepted abbreviation for the Register of Professional Turners shall be ‘RPT’ 2.         Objectives.   The objectives of the Register shall be: (a)        To actively promote member’s services to collectors, gallery owners and all […]

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1. Responsible Advertising Advertisements for training courses and brochures should be unambiguous and should not claim more than can be delivered. 2. Helpful Response The instructor should respond in a helpful and positive manner to the student’s initial enquiry. Careful attention should be paid to questions about special needs, training targets, etc. A detailed syllabus […]

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Practical Guidance for Handling Verbal complaints. Remain calm and respectful throughout the conversation. Listen – allow the person to talk about the complaint in their own words. Sometimes a person just wants to “let off steam”. Don’t debate the facts in the first instance, especially if the person is angry. Show an interest in what […]

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