Bicycle Assembly and Repair Technician

bike repair equipment

Anticipated start date is Fall 2021.

Program Description

The Minneapolis College Bicycle Assembly and Repair Technician Certificate will prepare students for immediate employment in technical positions in the bicycle industry with the skills required to assemble all types and brands of new bicycles for delivery to retail stores at a level of skill that ensured rider safety and the bicycle’s effective performance after sale. You will learn how to maintain and repair work on all types, brands, and ages of bicycles. Students will also learn the daily and seasonal operations of service departments and how to implement and manage a repair queue, anticipate material and labor needs for the shop.

Program Details

Program Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate ability to assemble and repair all types of bicycles currently in use.
  • Apply foundational skills and knowledge to continuing professional development in response to changes in bicycle technology.
  • Apply knowledge of systems and measures to find solutions to novel repair situations.
  • Provide solutions that balance business, customer, and professional goals.
  • Demonstrate ethical conduct in all job and personal cycling activities that maintains an image appropriate for the profession.