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Bicycle Maintenance - Beginner - JGH17854M

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Next term start date

24 Jan 2019

Organisation

Adult Education Programme

Activity ref no: JGH17854M

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  • James Gillespie's High School
    57 Lauderdale Street,
    Edinburgh
  • Adult Education Programme
  • 16+, Adult, 60+
  • £30.00 for term
  • Thursday 19:00

Activity description

A five week course covering basic bike maintenance and set-up. ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: A bicycle - and an interest in keeping it in roadworthy condition. WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT TO LEARN: By the end of the course students will be able to: - take out a rear wheel and fix a puncture; - identify worn brake pads and change them; - identify a worn chain and replace it; - index derailleur gears; and - maintain bearings. HOW THE COURSE WILL BE TAUGHT: The course will be taught by example, demonstration and hands on practical work. MATERIALS REQUIRED BY STUDENT; APPROXIMATE & ADDITIONAL COSTS: All tools to be used will be supplied by the tutor, but bring your bicycle. NB: There is very limited parking available at this venue, particularly when school events are taking place.

Term information

  • Date term started:24 Jan 2019 (starts in 46 days)
  • Duration:5 lessons - 5 lessons remaining
  • Places:14
  • Crèche available:No

Price type

  • Standard price
    £30.00
  • Reduced
    £15.00
    • 16 or 17 years old
    • 60+, retired, and not in employment.
    • Disability Living Allowance (DLA), PIP or Carer's Allowance
    • Full time student.
  • Concession
    £15.00
    • Council Tax Reduction Scheme (NB: Not single person/occupancy discount)
    • Employment Support Allowance
    • Housing Benefit
    • Incapacity Benefit
    • Income Based Jobseekers Allowance
    • Income Support
    • NASS Support
    • Pension Credit
    • Universal Credit
    • Working Tax Credit

Remaining dates and times (5 lessons)

Date Day Time
24 Jan 2019 Thursday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
31 Jan 2019 Thursday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
07 Feb 2019 Thursday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
21 Feb 2019 Thursday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
28 Feb 2019 Thursday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm

Venue details

James Gillespie's High School

57 Lauderdale Street
Edinburgh
EH9 1DD
Tel: 0131 556 7978
Email: adult.education@edinburgh.gov.uk
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