Basic Bicycle Maintenance

Students on this course could be eligible for funding help through Welsh Government's Personal Learning Accounts (PLAs). A PLA allows you to access free training on selected courses, as long as you meet the eligibility criteria. Check out our PLA page to see if you can apply.

Course Overview: 

This course is designed for cycling enthusiasts and aims to give a good level of mechanical ability to maintain a bicycle.

It will give you the confidence to carry out repairs and servicing whilst also teaching you when you need to see a more experienced trained technician.

This course includes:
• Headsets
• Bottom brackets
• Drive trains
• Gear set-up
• Brakes
• Hubs
• Tyres and tubes

Entry Requirements: 

No formal entry requirements.

Course Delivery: 

The course will be delivered in our new specialised facility.

Delivery will be in the evening or over a short number of days.

Progression Opportunities: 

If you are interested in gaining a formal qualification, you can progress onto a Cytech Technical level one course.

Additional Information: 

Bicycle and tools will be provided for the duration of the course.
PLA Funding is available to cover the cost of the course, to find out more and to check if you are eligible please visit: https://careerswales.gov.wales/courses-and-training/funding-your-studies...

Venue(s): 
Jubilee Court
Course deliverable in Welsh: 
No

Detailed course information

Where and when can I study?

Start Date: Thu 9 Feb 2023 | Course Code: ZA247 STP20 | Cost: £0

Level TBC   Thursday and Friday   9.30 - 4pm   2 Days   Jubilee Court  

Start Date: Thu 9 Mar 2023 | Course Code: ZA247 STP21 | Cost: £0

Level TBC   Thursday and Friday   9.30 - 4pm   2 Days   Jubilee Court  

An interview is required

Start Date: Thu 18 May 2023 | Course Code: ZA247 STP31 | Cost:

Level TBC   Thursday and Friday   9.30 - 4pm   2 Days   Jubilee Court  

Start Date: Thu 22 Jun 2023 | Course Code: ZA247 STP32 | Cost: £0

Level TBC   Thursday and Friday   9.30 - 4pm   2 Days   Jubilee Court  

An interview is required

Start Date: Mon 26 Jun 2023 | Course Code: ZA247 STP33 | Cost: £0

Level TBC   Monday and Tuesday   9.30 - 4pm   2 Days   Jubilee Court