Apprenticeships

Apprenticeships

Apprenticeships are work-based training programmes which lead to nationally recognised qualifications.

Apprenticeships benefit everyone, particularly in challenging economic times. Youngsters get valuable on-the-job training, employers get engaged and loyal staff and customers get professionally maintained bikes. Better yet, apprenticeships can be completed while you gain experience in the work place.

If you are looking to get an apprenticeship or a job in the cycling industry, take a look at our jobs board here.

Cytech

Cytech

Cytech is the internationally recognised qualification for bicycle technicians. By completing an apprenticeship with out partner ATG Training you can gain industry experience as well as a Cytech qualification. 

ATG Training

ATG Training offer apprenticeships and advanced apprenticeships in cycle maintenance. 

Who is it for?

Anyone working as a mechanic who wants to gain training and qualifications to use during their working life.

What is included?

  • Certificate of Cycle Maintenance (often referred to as a Technical Certificate, this is the specific, hands on training in Cycle Maintenance)
  • Cytech technical two training (including wheel building) and qualification
  • Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Engineering Maintenance & Installation - Cycles pathway
  • Functional skills level 1 or 2.
  • Employment Responsibilities and Rights
  • Personal Learning & Thinking Skills

Advanced Cycle Apprenticeship

Who is it for?

Cycle technicians that have completed the Apprenticeship and want to increase their skills, technical knowledge and obtain a high level qualification.

What is included?

  • Diploma of Cycle Maintenance
  • Cytech technical three training and qualification
  • Level 3 NVQ Extended Diploma in Mechanical Manufacturing Engineering - Cycles pathway
  • Functional skills at a minimum of level 2

Click here to find out more about apprenticeships with ATG Training.