The course will be held at Mapdec Cycle Works on Westmorland Business Park in Kendal. Mapdec is an independent bicycle workshop and fitness studio. Their team are highly trained and have extensive technical knowledge on bike maintenance, making them ideally placed to guide you through this course. Teaching will take place in their new custom-built classroom, providing the space and resources necessary for you to complete the program successfully.
One day course - You will learn to safely remove, replace and identify cartridge bearings, and to strip and rebuild hubs with loose bearings correctly. If you wish to work on your own bike or wheels, please notify Mapdec Cycle Works so they can have the parts available for you. The cost does not include the cost of bearings if you work on your own equipment.
After Your Course
Following the completion of the course, you will have the confidence to maintain your bike bearings. You may also be interested in further other bicycle maintenance courses being run by Mapdec Cycle Works.
Course fees are per year. The current fee information is related to the 2018/19 academic year and is subject to change before the start of the course. Fees for 2019/20 will be updated in the Spring Term. There may also be additional costs associated with the course.
This course is not funded by the government and is full cost. As such, the course is the price stated for all students. If you are paying for your course, there may be the option to pay by instalments if the course fees are over £200 and the course duration is 15 weeks or more. Please speak to Student Services for more information on course fees.