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To apply to the Quadra Bike School

Submit by e-mail or by snail-mail:
  • A resumé describing your mechanical experience with bicycles
  • Reasons for wanting to take advanced mechanic's training
  • Contact information and your place of residence.
  • $500 deposit that will secure your spot in the 3 courses by cheque or an Interac® e-mail money transfer to smokeydymny (at)
Students not wanting to register in three courses to obtain full mechanic's certification will be held on a waiting list. Those who register for all three components will be given priority.


Tuition for Part 1. Bicycle Assembly and Tuning is $800 plus Goods & Services Tax of 5%

Tuition for Part 2. Professional Bicycle Repair is $800 plus GST of 5%

Tuition for the Bicycle Repair Practicum is $800 plus GST of 5%

Taking all three courses will cost $2400 plus GST

Residence costs for each course are $167 plus GST %5

Residence for all three plus the extra days of practice is $501 plus GST.

There are four spots in each course.  Registration is on a first-come-first-served basis and does not become complete until a $500 deposit has been received. Your deposit is non-refundable unless you withdraw in enough time to allow another person to register in the same courses.
I will transfer your deposit if you register in a later course.

2018 Course Dates

Sept 4 - Oct 5

This course will not take place this year due to students dropping out.

Oct 15 - Nov 16

Oct 15 - 23rd.                                           1. Bicycle Assembly and Tuning
Oct 24 catch-up day
Oct 25 - Nov 2                                         2. Professional Bicycle Repair
Nov5 - 13th                                              3. Bicycle Repair Practice
Nov 14-16th                                              free practise days/testing days

This course is full.

2019 Course Dates

April 15 - May 17
April 15- 23rd                                 1. Bicycle Assembly and Tuning
April 24                                               testing day
April 25- May 3                              2. Professional Bicycle Repair
May 6- 14th                                    3. Bicycle Repair Practice
May 15-17                                          extra practise/testing days

One student has registered in this course.

May 27 - Jun 28
May 27 - June 4                              1. Bicycle Assembly and Tuning 
June 5                                                  testing day
June 6 - 14th                                   2. Professional Bicycle Repair
June 17 - 25                                    3. Bicycle Repair Practice
June 26-28                                          extra practise/testing days


Contact Information

Email: smokeydymny (at)        Phone:  250-285-2447

Snail mail:
Smokey's Bike Shop or Quadra Bike School
P.O. Box 745
Quathiaski Cove, B.C.
V0P 1N0

Contact Quadra Bike School

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To apply to Quadra Bike School, click here