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Six-Part Bike Repair Course

Cost: $250 member | $300 non-member (membership included)

This is our premier three-week course that gives students the skills necessary to work on all basic systems of the bicycle. Classes are 2 hours each and run twice per week for three weeks. Students receive a Park Tool Big Blue Book of Bicycle Repairs. This course is open to all, from beginner to advanced.

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Session 1: Mechanics 101

  • Workbenches and repair stands
  • Bicycle Anatomy
  • Basic mechanical skills
  • Lubricants and cleaning agents
  • Flat repair

Session 2: Drivetrain

  • Bottom Brackets
  • Cranks
  • Chain removal, sizing and installation

Session 3: Bearing Systems

  • Hub Overhaul
  • Headset Overhaul

Session 4: Wheels

  • Cassettes and Freewheels
  • Wheel Truing

Session 5: Brakes

  • Rim Brake overview
  • Cables and Housing
  • Adjust Rim Brakes

Session 6: Shifting

  • Introduction to Shifters
  • Derailleur Adjustment

Students are encouraged to practice their newly learned skills in the shop during DIY hours

or by volunteering at the shop.

November Registration
December Registration