This is a 1 day course is for the home mechanic that would like to be able to fix their own bicycles or may like to consider taking the 4 or 5 day accreditation mechanic courses at a later date.

MECHANICS:
If you are a mechanic then you should be qualified with a proven body, repairing a customer’s bicycle without a recognised qualification leaves you wide open to litigation. By booking both the 1 day & 4 Day accredited bicycle mechanics courses you can not only save money but also get the qualification completed in 1 week, any one that takes the 1 day course will be allowed to book an accredited course with a view to a professional qualification at a later date (3902-28 qualification course)

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BICYCLE SHOPS:
If you’re a bicycle shop offering repairs then you are wide open to litigation without recognised mechanics. Your bicycle mechanics if qualified should be registered with the IPBMA

Goeco Cycle Training are now providing the City & Guilds accredited training course in bike mechanics on an all year round basis with day time intensive classes. On accreditation of this course you will automatically become a registered member of the Irish Professional Bicycle Mechanics Association. This course is equally suited to people already working in the cycle industry who want an internationally recognised qualification or keen cyclists interested in taking their maintenance or bike building skills to the next level.

All training takes place in our state of the art training centre in Pallas Green Co Limerick. Our training centre is only a few miles from Limerick Junction train station with direct routes from Dublin & Cork, we also have special rates for accommodation at the Ballykisteen hotel & Golf club which is only 10 minutes away. A pick up & drop off service is provided free by our training centre.

COURSE CONTENT OVERVIEW:

Tyres, Tubes & Puncture Repair, replacing the chain.

Looking after your bike,

Setting up the saddle & handle bars for correct riding

Tyre pressures.

General repairs.

Gear adjustment

Remove and Replace a Cycle Rim Brake adjustment

Basic Wheel Building

This course is for the home mechanic in bicycle maintenance or if you want to go onto an accreditation professional qualification course.