CITY & GUILDS - LEVEL 2 CYCLE MECHANICS

Bikeworks offers part time and full time, City & Guilds “Level 2 Cycle Mechanic” courses. The accredited 10-day course provides an industry standard qualification for professional mechanics.

Who is it for?

The course is for anyone who wants to learn advanced bicycle maintenance, either to further their career in the cycle industry, start a new career, or for cycle enthusiasts.

What does the course cover?

A 10-day level 2 course covers:

  • Repair a cycle puncture
  • Remove and replace a cycle rim brake assembly
  • Carry out a systematic cycle check
  • Remove and replace cycle gear systems
  • Remove and replace cycle hub bearings
  • Remove and replace cycle bottom brackets and cranks
  • Build a cycle wheel
  • Prepare frames and forks for cycle assembly
  • Augment a cycle (fitting accessories)
  • Change a cycle frame
  • Service cycle headsets assemblies
  • Remove and replace cycle braking systems

“The tutor had so much knowledge and it was a great hands on learning experience. I returned to my work with a lot more confidence in my skills.” Emily, City and Guilds Level 2 participant

All courses run from 09:00 – 17:00 at either our West or East Training Hub:

West Training Hub: Bikeworks Training Centre, 3 Maxilla Walk, Notting Hill, London W10 6NQ

East Training Hub: Bikeworks Training Centre, Lee Valley VeloPark, Abercrombie Rd, London E20 3AB.

The cost of the course is £1,200 (Inc. VAT) and this covers everything but there may be additional charge if you need to retake a module. The cost will depend on how many people need to retake.

There are 2 payment options:

Full payment
£250 deposit to secure your place. The remaining £950 needs to be paid at least 14 days before the course starts.

Please note that the deposit secures your place on the course but it is non refundable if you cancel your place.

“Just like to tell you the course I was on last week was very impressive. The tutor was exceptional, very knowledgeable and also a really great tutor. I learnt so much in the past two weeks about bike maintenance and have learnt the skills and confidence to grow.”

Mark, City and Guilds Level 2 Participant

 

“From first moment , George was very helpful providing all information about the course. Also, Instructor Mr. Collin was and is very good teaching bycicle mechanics. Thanks a lot !”

Matias, City and Guilds Level 2 Participant

 

“Great course I went from complete beginning to stripping down and rebuilding from the frame up. Just to add Nigel was a fantastic teacher and really taught the course well.”

Michael, City and Guilds Level 2 Participant

 

Fantastic course, despite working on bikes for awhile I learnt loads, Nigel had so much knowledge and taught the class at every individuals pace, going to miss being there!

Nicolas, City and Guilds Level 2 Participant

 

“Great course, taught incredibly! I have never enjoyed learning so much.”

Harrison, City and Guilds Level 2 Participant

 

“The course was very good and filled lots of gaps”

Peter, City and Guilds Level 2 Participant

Upcoming Course Dates

City and Guilds Level 2 (June course) 13th – 17th, 20th – 24th June West Training Hub
City and Guilds Level 2 (August course) 8th – 12th, 15th – 19th August West Training Hub
City and Guilds Level 2 (September course) 12th – 16th, 19th – 23rd September East Training Hub
City and Guilds Level 2 (October course) 10th – 14th, 17th -21st October West Training Hub
City and Guilds Level 2 (November course) 7th – 11th, 14th – 18th November East Training Hub
City and Guilds Level 2 (November course) 21st – 25th Nov, 28th Nov – 2nd December West Training Hub

Booking a course

For more information and to book your place please email george.hurford@bikeworks.org.uk.

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