Commonly Asked Questions And Answers

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When do classes start?

There are no set dates at this time, class times can start on your time when you're ready. This allows for a one on one teaching experience at no added cost to you. Flexibility in classes is key. Class hours may be broken up if you decide.

Do you offer Payment plans? 

Yes, they are generally offered on the 40 hour and over classes and can be broken into segments. contact us for details.

What do I need to bring to class?

All tools are provided for you. You are encouraged to bring any tools that you ride with to get more familiar with them. Gloves and aprons will be offered.

Can I bring my bike?

Yes, it is encouraged that you bring your bike(s) so you can get familiar with your rig. You will be able to learn and perform repairs and adjustments on your own bike in class.

Where are you located?

Bike Teacher is located in San Jose Ca, 50 miles south San Francisco Ca. Also known as Silicon Valley, South Bay and Socal. We are about 3 miles from downtown San jose, this area of neighborhood is also called Willow Glen.

What payments do you accept? 

Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover. PayPal and Cash.

Do I need to bring a bike to learn on?

 No, this is only an option or added perk. There will be bikes available to learn on.

What are the differences between the 40 and 70 hour classes?

The 70 hour class will cover more of the same. This is great for learning different braking systems, a variety of headset styles and sizes, multiple crank sets and bottom bracket models etc... If you do not wish to learn these variations you may use the time to reinforce what you are learning by spending more time on derailleur adjustments, hydraulic, v-brake, caliper adjustments or bleeds or what ever you would like to practice.

Do you provide service repair?

Yes, if you do not wish to make repairs on your own you may schedule a time to bring your bike in for an evaluation and drop off. Some repairs do not require much time so you may wait if you like.