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Outdoor Recreation Course Schedule

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Outdoor Recreation Course Descriptions

Introduction to Bicycle Mechanics
Learn the essentials of assembling, adjusting and basic maintenance of today’s high-quality bicycles. This course will prepare you to work as shop assemblers and fleet maintenance personnel. Start to prepare for the Bicycle Standard of Excellence (BSE) Level 1 Certification. A list of tools will be provided upon registration. Please bring your bike and tools to the first class.

Bicycle Mechanics II
Build on the skills learned in Bicycle Mechanics I to take you to the next level of bicycle mechanic skills. Learn wheel mechanics and truing, drivetrain installs, headset service, and adjustments. A list of tools will be provided upon registration. Please bring your bike and tools to the first class.

Bicycle Mechanics III
Building on the skills learned in Bicycle Mechanics I and II to take you to the ultimate level of bicycle mechanic skills. Revisit wheel truing and tensioning. Learn bottom bracket overhaul, cable and housing installation, suspension technology and adjustments and bicycle fitting. A list of tools will be provided upon registration. Please bring your bike and tools to the first class.

 

Contact Us

M.C. Gaylord
Continuing Education Program Specialist
m_gaylord@blueridge.edu
(828) 694-1779