Home » Return to Education » BTEI » Bicycle Maintenance (BTEI)


Bicycle Maintenance (BTEI)

Bicycle Maintenance Skills– BTEI

BTEI means Back to Education Initiative. BTEI gives unemployed adults the opportunity of returning to part time education, while retaining their benefit.

This is a 10-12 week part time BTEI course. The part time course aims to give training, up-skilling and confidence to learners, enabling them to establish the various skills required to fix your own bike, bicycle retail trade, bicycle maintenance and repairs.

Course Content

City & Guilds Level 2 Certificate in Cycle Mechanics


City & Guilds Level 2 Award


10 - 12 weeks part time course over 3 days in fully equipped workshop.  

Entry Requirements

All BTEI applicants must be in receipt of or a dependent of a Social Protection payment or credits before starting the course. Participants on CE schemes or TUS may apply also. All students who present for this course will be given individual guidance by qualified tutors who are in a position to make recommendations as to what courses may suit their learning needs.


Successful learners may progress on to QQI Engineering Technology Level 5 or Further Education.

Career Opportunities

This is an area of study that offers excellent career opportunities in the bicycle trade in retail, maintenance and repairs.

How to Apply

Apply online here
For more information contact 01 832 2735 or email btei@cdcfe.com 

Bicycle Maintenance (BTEI)
Latest news
  • CDCFE Tutor wins Best Film at IFTA's CDCFE Tutor wins Best Film at IFTA's
    CDCFE tutor Frank Berry has won Best Film for 'Michael Inside' at this years IFTA's Read more...
  • KeyFrame 5 / Murakami Exhibition launched KeyFrame 5 / Murakami Exhibition launched
    Minister Bruton launches Jimmy Murakami Exhibition in Coláiste Dhúlaigh College of Further Education and officially opens “Keyframe” – Annual animation seminar. Read more...
  • Murakami Exhibition / KeyFrame 5 Murakami Exhibition / KeyFrame 5
    Jimmy Murakami Exhibition & KeyFRAME 5 Seminar launch Monday 5th February Read more...
  • Warehouse & Manufacturing Warehouse & Manufacturing
    New BTEI course in Warehouse & Manufacturing now open for applications. Read more...