Basic Bicycle Maintenance Classes

Please pay for this course immediately. Your place will only be held for 3 days post booking if payment is not made.

LOCATION: Training takes place at the Cycle Confident Training Centre (Unit 3B of Canterbury Court). See map.

This is a Basic Bike Maintenace Class, suitable for anyone wanting to learn how to keep a bike in good working order. Learn how to fix a puncture, adjust brakes, index gears and lubricate your chain correctly.

Basic Bike Maintenance Class Syllabus

Morning: Session 1 - 10:30 to 12:45

  • M check - Outlining the parts of the bike
  • Wheels - Removal and replacement
  • Tyres - Removal and replacement
  • Puncture Repair - Wheel off / Puncture repair / Wheel on
  • Gear Adjustment - Indexing

Lunch: 12:45am to 13:15pm

Afternoon: Session 2 - 13:15 to 15:30

  • Gears Adjustment - Refresh
  • Brakes - Pad replacement / Adjustment
  • Cable and Chain lubrication
  • ‘Knowing your bike’ - Correct tools and simple checks required to keep your bike road worthy
  • Feedback sheets

NB. This is a hands on course so please bring your own bike to work on and wear suitable clothing. Expect to get your hands dirty!


Cycle Confident Training Centre

Unit 3B, behind Canterbury Court, Kennington Park Business Centre 1-3 Brixton Road London SW9 6DE

Dates & Times

Sat 09 Mar 2019, 10:30-15:30


£18.00 per head


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