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This IMI certificated Level 3 training is a professionally focused programme, ideal for people working or planning to work in a bike workshop environment, or the wider cycling field. Covers in detail all aspects of bike maintenance, building, servicing, technical specs and the latest bike technology.


Next course availability will be early 2017 - programme be posted in the autumn


IMI Level 3 Certificated Course in Cycle Maintenance and Repair : Course D

Code: IMI-AL3-19D
This 19 day IMI accredited professional level cycle maintenance course, covering all aspects including internal hub systems and electronic gear systems, is for people aiming to go into the profession
Contents includes:

General Maintenance
•    M checks
•    Punctures and puncture repairs
•    Removing and replacing wheels
•    Tyres, inner tubes, valves and accessories, fitting and removal
•    Chain fitting removal and types
•    Bearings, sizes and grades
•    Gear setup and adjustment (Campagnolo, Sram and Shimano)
•    Chainset removal and fitting (internal bearing)
•    Chain ring removal fitting and replacements
•    Pedal fitting, replacing and thread checking and tapping
•    Bottom bracket removal, fitting and replacements
•    Chainset removal and fitting (external bearing)
•    Cassettes and freewheel replacing and fitting
•    Brake types, fitting removal and adjustment
•    Front and rear derailleur types, fitting, removal and adjustment
•    Cables, types of inners and outers, replacing cables
•    Headset fitting, removal and adjustment
•    Frame preparation – cleaning and facing of bottom brackets, reaming headsets and crown races
•    Tapping and cleaning threads
•    Seat tube, stem and handlebar dimensions
•    Hub adjustments and servicing

Strip and rebuild a bike
•    Advanced gear systems: Campagnolo EPS, Di2 electronic and Sram electronic systems

Customer Care

Wheel Building

Disc Brakes

Suspension Forks

Rider setup

Suspension systems

Frame alignment

Wheel Servicing

Headsets and Bearings

Internal hub systems
•    Wheel removal and replacement
•    Gear cabling
•    Gear adjustment
•    Sprocket replacement
•    Cleaning and servicing
•    Part replacements
•    Seal replacement
•    Hub brake service
•    Data sheets
•    Problem solving

4 places per course | £2500 | 19 days
Dates:  To be advised

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Course Testimonials

Very clear demonstrations with lots of time to ask questions and take on new information.

The trainer was very knowledgeable with a relaxed friendly manner that made questions easy to ask, with full and understandable answers.

Really felt like I know a lot more at the end of the course than I did at the beginning.

Excellent – made us feel at home and relaxed. The trainer clearly knew his stuff and got it across to us in a really helpful way.

My first experience of anything like this – really pleased I took part in the course. Well done and thank you.

Great coffee and croissants!

Welcoming team making people feel at ease.

Small group was a good thing.