Location – Near Canterbury and Dover in Kent We are industry leaders in cycle mechanics and frame building. Trainer/Assessors have 20 years in cycle industry - a wealth of experience from business set up and development in the industry.
Workshops individual work stations and tools. Friendly people / knowledgeable instructors on new cutting edge technologies and vintage components too.
Trainer: Student ratio
International Qualifications – Vocationally Recognised (VRQ’s) IMI Awarding body for all Level 3 programmes. Track record of graduates being employed in UK and Europe and Australia, SA
Business start up, industry job application, cycle tour mechanic applications and lifelong support guaranteed. We are a phone call, email or visit away at anytime and refresher days at no cost other than accommodation on request.
Accommodation – on site includes all meals, refreshments, cakes and laundry so all you need to do is make the most of your time with us in learning about the bike
Shorncliffe barracks is just 10 miles distance.
Proven record of continuous high quality standards and reviews on ELC
We are proud of our quality of training and our mission statement is to ensure the highest standard of training and student graduation to improve and maintain the highest professional standard of technician within our industry.
We will support you after graduation to advise and enhance your development.
Personal recommendations and contact details from graduates available on request for independent and unbiased feedback.
Cycle Mechanics – a full professional programme with no prior qualifications or training required.
Link to details and dates for Mechanic Course are here: http://downlandcycles.co.uk/vrq-level-3/
Cycle Frame Building and Design – includes bikefit, geometry, BikeCAD Pro, own frame build – filet or lug brazing or Tig welding.
Link to details and dates for Frame Building Course are here: