Course code: ICKT401P
Subject area: Engineering
Study level: Part Time
Course level: U
10:00am - 4:00pm
9th Oct 2021 - 9th Oct 2021
01235 555 585
This workshop will teach you how to check and maintain your bicycle and to fix the most common problems that arise, to keep you safe when cycling.
In order to avoid disappointment, it is advisable to enrol at least 2½ weeks prior to the course starting. We will confirm course information two weeks prior to the start date.
On this workshop the following areas of bicycle maintenance will be covered:
Safety checks before setting off on a bike ride. (M check) How to complete basic bike setup, seat height, lever positions etc. Basic maintenance and care of the bicycle.How to check/adjust/replace brake pads and brake cables. How to adjust the gears and fix common gear issues How to repair/replace chain. How to check wheels and tyres. How to replace a punctured inner tube and repair a puncture. Emergency repairs during a ride.
You will need to bring your bicycle with you, together with your bicycle repair kit, which needs to include the following:Side cutters / puncture repair kit and pump / tyre levers (if not part of puncture repair kit) / adjustable spanner / set of Allen keys / crosshead screwdriver There will be miscellaneous items that can be purchased on the day, maximum £10.
The workshop will be hands-on, so please wear appropriate clothing as you may get dirty.
Please bring lunch with you.Tea/Coffee are available to make, with a small charge. To reduce the use of single-use plastic water bottles/cups, there is a watercooler on site making it easy to refill your water bottle.Free parking.
Abingdon and Witney College is subject to Ofsted regulation and is required to work with all its students to make sure they understand Government initiatives around Safeguarding, Prevent and Fundamental British Values. Information on these matters will be shared with you during your course.
You will also be asked to complete monitoring paperwork, which helps us to deliver course content to the highest quality.
16 - 18 Fee
Tuition Fee: £42.00Exam Fee: £0.00
Total Cost: £42.00
19+ Reduced Fee
Tuition Fee: £25.20Exam Fee: £0.00
Total Cost: £25.20