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FulltimeBlendedEngineering, manufacturing and construction

Skills to Compete – Bicycle Mechanic Technician

The programme aims to develop learners key skills and understanding in building, servicing, repair and maintenance of all types of cycles.

Mandatory succesful completion of 8 online modules is required prior to practical training:
o Frame Components
o Tool Overview
o Saddle Adjustment
o Removing and refitting pedals
o Handlebars & Stems
o V Brake fitting and adjustment
o Truing a wheel
o Gears rear derailleur

Start Date: 26-03-2023Hours/week: 31 Hrs 15 MinsDuration: 4 weeks

Timetable

Day Mornings Afternoons Evenings
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Education Requirements
Junior Certificate or equivalent.

Age Requirements
16


Learning Aptitude
Candidates wanting to develop some of the key skills and understanding in building, servicing, repair and maintenance of all types of cycles. These qualifications could also be used as ‘interest’ courses for a wide range of learners.


Previous Experience
Some mechanical experience would be an advantage.

Module Award Body
Induction – Online Learning
Remove and replace cycle tubular and tubeless tyres Remove & Replace Cycle Tubular & Tubeless Tyres (3902-281) City & Guilds
Repair a Cycle Puncture Repair a Cycle Puncture (3902-181) City & Guilds
Remove and replace a cycle rim brake assembly Remove & Replace a Cycle Rim Brake Assembly (3902-182) City & Guilds
Carry out a systematic cycle check Carry Out a Systematic Cycle Check (3902-184) City & Guilds
Remove and replace cycle gear systems Remove & Replace Cycle Gear Systems (3902-283) City & Guilds
Remove and replace cycle hub bearings Remove & Replace Cycle Hub Bearings (3902-284) City & Guilds
Remove and replace cycle bottom brackets and cranks Remove & Replace Cycle Bottom Brackets & Cranks (3902-285) City & Guilds
Build a cycle wheel Build a Cycle Wheel (3902-286) City & Guilds
Prepare frames and forks for cycle assembly Prepare Frames & Forks for Cycle Assembly (3902-287) City & Guilds
Augment a cycle Augment a Cycle (3902-288) City & Guilds
Change a cycle frame Change a Cycle Frame (3902-289) City & Guilds
Service cycle headsets assemblies Service Cycle Headset Assemblies (3902-290) City & Guilds
Bicycle Mechanic Online Modules
o 181 Level 1 Repair a cycle puncture
o 182 Level 1 Remove and replace a cycle rim brake assembly
o 184 Level 1 Carry out a systematic cycle check
o 283 Level 2 Remove and replace cycle gear systems
o 284 Level 2 Remove and replace cycle hub bearings
o 285 Level 2 Remove and replace cycle bottom brackets and cranks
o 286 Level 2 Build a cycle wheel
o 287 Level 2 Prepare frames and forks for cycle assembly
o 288 Level 2 Augment a cycle
o 289 Level 2 Change a cycle frame
o 290 Level 2 Service cycle headsets assemblies
o 281 Level 2 Remove and replace cycle tubular and tubeless tyres

Provider

On-Line Course


Location

Contracted Training, WWETB


Contact Details

Course Contact:
Course Recruitment Waterford Wexford Training Services

Email:
recruit@wwetb.ie

Phone:
051-301500 051-301555