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Bikeability Trust launches new cycling instructor bursary

The Bikeability Trust has launched a cycling instructor bursary, funded by the DfT. All Bikeability cycling instructors must hold a Level 2 Award in Instructing Cycle Training, designed to ensure children are provided with the skills to cycle confidently and competently on today’s roads. A £500 bursary towards the cost …

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enviolo expands Retail Training Series to UK

enviolo will now offer its Retail Training Series (RTS) in the UK, educating retailers on how to build, service and sell enviolo equipped bikes. The RTS will be hosted together with enviolo’s long-term partner Gates Carbon Drive and registration is now open. “At enviolo, we are proud and excited about …

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Cytech training provider ACA opens new workshop in Bracknell

Cytech training provider Activate Cycle Academy (ACA) has opened a new cycle maintenance training workshop in Bracknell, Berkshire. Based at Activate Learning’s Bracknell and Wokingham College campus, the new workshop is the latest addition to the expanding number of Cytech training workshops across the country. Matt Grant, sales and marketing …

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Southern Railway donates bikes abandoned at its stations to Cycling UK

Fifteen young people in South London will learn cycle maintenance skills and earn a renovated bike of their own, thanks to a partnership between Cycling UK and Southern Railway. Southern Railway has donated the bikes, which they had found abandoned and left unclaimed at its stations, to the cycling charity. …

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Government cash incentives rise for employers taking on new apprentices

The Government has introduced new funding grants during the pandemic for employers taking on new apprentices, in addition to pre-existing incentives in place – meaning that they could now receive up to £4,000 per apprentice. The additional apprenticeship financial incentives were first announced by Chancellor Rishi Sunak back in July 2020 …

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Velotech Cycling to re-open Stoke-on-Trent training workshops

Velotech Cycling will be re-opening the main training workshops in Stoke-on-Trent from 20th April, with COVID-19 control measures in place to protect students and staff. All students have their ‘own’ complete complement of tools which are wiped down three times daily, benches and flat surfaces likewise, smaller candidate numbers and …

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Cytech workshops re-open with increased safety measures

Cytech training centre workshops are once again open and able to deliver courses from this week, after over two months of being unable to deliver in-person practical training. Both Activate Cycle Academy (ACA) and PJCS are looking forward to welcoming trainees back through their doors. Cytech said it takes the …

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Magura now offering online training with launch of new webinar platform

Magura Bosch Parts and Services is now offering a new online alternative to in-person training with the launch of its webinar platform. The company will be offering online seminars that are tailored to the needs of dealers. The topics will include service, advice on sales promotions and exclusive presentations of …

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Bosch eBike Systems’ MY21 online training courses now available to dealers

Two online training courses from Bosch eBike Systems for the 2021 model year are now available to dealers. – Basics: The Bosch eBike system (duration approximately 110 minutes) – Model year 2021: New Features (duration approximately 45 minutes) The online Basics training course will provide an overview of Bosch eBike …

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Bosch eBike Systems to begin 11th season of retailer training this year

Bosch eBike Systems is set to begin the 11th training season for retailers on 12th October. With more than 320 dates in 14 countries, and for the first time also in the Czech Republic, e-bike retailers will be able to expand their knowledge about the Bosch eBike Systems product range, …

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