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Bateman's Trail Shop Tech School

Bateman's Trail Shop Tech School
$50.00 - $200.00
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Are you looking to learn more about working on bikes? Tired of feeling lost when it comes to basic bike repair and troubleshooting?
The new Bateman's Trail Shop Tech School is for you!

This 4 session workshop will get you up to speed on modern mountain bike maintenance, troubleshooting, and basic repairs.
Take this opportunity to learn from our senior technicians' decades of experience in bike repair. Each week we will cover essential bike repair topics, with hands-on, practical demonstrations of how to fix all the most common bike issues!
We will supply bikes for you to learn on in a controlled environment.

Upon completion of the course you will
·Learn the skills required to be self-sufficient on the trail
·Learn the key pillars of being a DIY mechanic.
·Learn to Identify and understand when, and how to use a range of bike-specific tools
·Be capable of repairing friends' bikes on trips or events
·Understand all the basics to work at a bike shop as a junior mechanic!

-Trail Shop Tech School Curriculum:

Tech School will consist of four classes. Running on Wednesday evenings from 7:00pm-9:00pm; Nov. 16th, Nov. 23rd, Nov. 30th and Dec. 7th. at Bateman's Trail Shop, 49 Laird Drive, Toronto

Nov. 16th, Class #1: Repair Basics
·Tires and Tubeless systems
·Common failures and how to fix them
·Tubeless Set up, plugs, valves, tape etc.
·Everything you want to know about tire repair.

Nov. 23rd, Class #2: Drivetrain
·Drivetrain tuning & installation
·Chain replacement
·Chain Care
·Derailleur hanger replacement & alignement

Nov. 30th, Class #3: Suspension & Dropper Posts
·Basic suspension setup and adjustment
·Basic dropper post repairs and adjustments
·Dropper post installation on internally routed bikes
·Suspension service intervals
· Dropper post and suspension tips and tricks

Dec. 7th, Class #4: Final Exam
·Get the chance to put your new skills to work. Get hands-on with a mountain bike and perform repairs and adjustments in a supervised setting.
·Participants will be graded and awarded Trail Shop Tech School certification upon completion!

+End-of-school social with food and drinks!

Part Numbers

Option MPN Store SKU
4 Class Pack: Nov 16, 23, 30, Dec 7 TECHSHOOLS1 210000051676
Class 1: Nov. 16th. Tubeless Tire Installation
Class 2: Nov. 23rd. Drivetrain Maintenance
Class 3: Nov. 30. Suspension & Dropper Post Setup