Edinburgh EH9 1UU
Silver Velotech Award
The Velotech Awards (formerly Weldtech) maintenance courses are accredited courses recognised by the Bicycle Association, at the end of which the successful participants receive the Gold, Silver or Bronze Award which is a recognised professional mechanics qualification.
The Velotech Silver course is run over 14 hours (over two days – Tuesday, Wednesday). Places are limited to four participants per course, and covers puncture repair, safety checking, record keeping and adjusting all areas of a bike. February 5th and 6th.
The cost of the Velotech Silver Award is usually £300 per participant. It is held at The Bike Station in Edinburgh.
In return Transition are looking for a commitment to helping out at Bike Pool (the university’s bike hire scheme) on a regular basis (once a month minimum)
The award, plus the hands on experience provided at Bike Pool working with a full time bike mechanic, would provide you with the skills and qualifications to become a professional bike mechanic.
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