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Course Mode
Part-time
Level
2
Start Date
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Start / End Time
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Duration
5 Weeks
End Date
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Engineering

The Engineering department of Kendal College offers a dedicated workshop, boasting industry-standard centre lathes, CNC systems, and 3D printers, and a range of computer facilities with the latest 2D/3D CAD software. The nine members of staff who run the department have over 140 years of combined industry experience, working in sectors such as military engineering, motorsports, nuclear energy, hydroelectric, manufacturing, and acoustics.

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Course Overview

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.



This qualification will give you an introduction to cycle mechanics of an e-bike and a sound understanding of how to carry out some basic repairs. It's relevant if you just want to maintain your own e-bike better or if you want to take that first step to become a professional cycle mechanic. This course will also cover the safety aspects and cleaning of an e-bike.

Entry Requirements

N/A

After Your Course

Following the completion of the course, you will have the confidence to maintain your own e-bike. You may also be interested in further other bicycle maintenance courses being run by Mapdec Cycle Works.

Fees

£0.00

Course fees are per year. There may also be additional costs associated with the course (please see the course overview).

Student Finance
Whether you qualify for student finance depends on specific criteria. The main student finance package for full-time students includes a tuition fee loan and maintenance loan for living costs. Part-time students can access a tuition fee loan to pay for your course.

Generally, you will only get student finance if you’re doing your first degree-level qualification. This is true even if your previous course was self-funded.

For further information please see www.gov.uk/student-finance

Access to Learning Fund
The Access to Learning Fund is a non-repayable discretionary fund that gives students facing hardship extra financial support to access and remain in higher education. This can is accessed via the college. Contact Student Services for more information: hello@kendal.ac.uk / 01539 814700