Bicycle Maintenance Class (Basic)

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

The below map shows the exact location of the training centre, Unit 3B which is the red pin on the map. You can also click on the image to show the pin on Google Map.

Cycle Confident Training Centre pin on 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. The course is for adults (18 years +). Young adults (16 +) are welcome to join if accompanied by a participating adult. All participants need to bring their own bike to work on.

Basic Bike Maintenance Class Syllabus

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

  • 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 - 13:15pm to 15:30pm

  • 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

Saturday 5 Oct 2024, 10:30-15:30


£ 18.00 per trainee

Places Remaining