Velotech Platinum




Velotech Platinum is our highest level course for anyone needing to repair bicycles in a professional context or for serious enthusiasts. As such, this course focuses on advanced techniques using more specialized tools.

This course will run for four consecutive days. It runs 0930–1600 each day and takes place at Unit 9 Gabalfa Workshops, Cardiff CF14 3AY.


This course includes:

  • reaming and facing head tubes
  • pressing headsets
  • facing and chasing bottom bracket shells
  • press fit bottom brackets
  • wheel building
  • hydraulic brake maintenance
  • pressing headsets
  • suspension fork maintenance
  • Di2 electronic gears

Velotech Platinum Assessment

Participants must have completed Velotech Gold or equivalent. Assessment is through a written assignment and a practical workshop test. Participants who succeed in all respects will be awarded a Velotech Platinum certificate, which is recognized by the Bicycle Association of Great Britain.

Location: Cardiff Cycle Workshop, Unit 9 Gabalfa Workshops, Cardiff CF14 3AY
Times: 0930–1600
Duration: 4 days

Additional information

Dates available

4 October – 7 October 2021, 6 December – 9 December 2021, 21 March – 24 March 2022