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2725 Ore Mill Road Ste 23
Colorado Springs, CO 80904

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Schedule and Pricing

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Schedule and pricing (the nuts and bolts)

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The following programs can be completed as a set in a 25-day cycle (27 with the ADV), taken individually, or as partial sets. The longest break between any two consecutive programs is three days. The sequence of programs is BAM, BRO, SST, Exam in 2017, or BAM, BRO, Exam, SST/ADV in 2018. The SWL, ESS, and MSD programs are offered concurrently with other programs (SWL and ESS in the evenings after BAM or BRO has finished for the day, MSD on an off day during BRO). Please make your reservations early, many of the programs can fill up 2 months or more in advance.

DISCOUNTS: When enrolling in certain combinations of programs, the following discounts apply.

BAM, BRO, and SST/ADV combined – $150 tuition discount
BAM and BRO combined – $100 tuition discount
BRO and SST/ADV combined – $75 tuition discount

*The BAM, BRO, SST, and ADV programs require Barnett's Manual DX ($169). We will provide loaner laptop computers for use in class to anyone who needs one. However, if you have a laptop computer we encourage you to bring it with you.

+With Level 2 Exam

SSummer lodging rates apply

The presence of a date on the following list does not guarantee availability. Please make your reservations early. Classes often fill up more than 2 months in advance.

 

BICYCLE ASSEMBLY & MAINTENANCE (BAM)

Schedule (starts on Sunday, ends on Thursday - except in January of 2018)

2017:
January 2 - January 6, 2017 Completed
February 26 - March 2, 2017 Completed
April 2 - April 6, 2017 Completed
May 7 - May 11, 2017S Completed
June 18 - June 22, 2017S Completed
August 13 - August 17, 2017S Completed
September 17 - September 21, 2017S Completed
October 22 - October 26, 2017 Space limited, act now
November 26 - November 30, 2017 Space limited, act now

2018:
January 3 - January 7, 2018 (Wed-Sun)
February 4 - February 8, 2018
March 11 - March 15, 2018
April 29 - May 3, 2018
June 3 - June 7, 2018S

Total tuition & fees - $1,100*
Deposit $150 (required with application)
Balance $950 (due on or by first day of class)

Add off-season lodging - $479.70
S - Summer lodging - $689.70

SPOKED-WHEEL LACING (SWL)

Schedule (offered on second evening of each BAM)

2017:
January 3, 2017 Completed
February 27, 2017 Completed
April 3, 2017 Completed
May 8, 2017 Completed
June 19, 2017 Completed
August 14, 2017 Completed
September 18, 2017 Completed
October 23, 2017
November 27, 2017

2018:
January 4, 2018
February 5, 2018
March 12, 2018
April 30, 2018
June 4, 2018

Total tuition & fees - $129

 

BICYCLE REPAIR & OVERHAUL (BRO)

Schedule (starts on a Monday, ends on the second Friday - expect January of 2018)

2017:
January 9 - January 20, 2017 Completed
February 6 - February 17, 2017
Completed
March 6 - March 17, 2017 Completed
April 10 - April 21, 2017 Completed
May 15 - May 26, 2017S Completed
June 26 - July 7, 2017S Completed
July 24 - August 4, 2017 Completed
August 21 - September 1, 2017SCompleted
September 25 - October 6, 2017S Completed
October 30 - November 10, 2017 Space limited, act now
December 4 - December 15, 2017 Space limited, act now

2018:
January 9 - January 19, 2018* Wait list only
(*starts on Tuesday, only off day is Sunday)
February 12 - February 23, 2018
March 19 - March 30, 2018
April 9 - April 20, 2018 Full
May 7 - May 18, 2018
June 11 - June 22, 2018S

Total tuition & fees - $2,200*
Deposit $150 (required with application)
Balance $2,050 (due on or by first day of class)

Add off season lodging - $1,039.35
S - Summer lodging - $1,494.35

SUSPENSION SERVICE & TUNING (SST)

Schedule (starts on first Monday following BRO)

2017:
January 23 - January 25, 2017 Completed
March 20 - March 22, 2017 Completed
April 24 - April 26, 2017 Completed
May 29 - May 31, 2017S Completed
July 10 - July 12, 2017S Completed
September 4 - September 6, 2017S Completed
October 9 - October 11, 2017 Space limited, act now
November 13 - November 15, 2017 Space limited, act now
December 18 - December 20, 2017 Space limited, act now

2018:
January 22 - January 24, 2018
February 26 - February 28, 2018
May 21 - May 23, 2018

Total tuition & fees - $925*
Deposit $150 (required with application)
Balance $775 (due on or by first day of class)

Add lodging - $319.80
S - Summer lodging - $459.80

EFFECTIVE SALES OF SERVICE (ESS)

Schedule (offered on second Tuesday evening of each BRO)

2017:
January 17, 2017 Completed
March 14, 2017 Completed
April 18, 2017 Completed
May 23, 2017 Completed
July 4, 2017 Completed
August 29, 2017 Completed
October 3, 2017 Completed
November 7, 2017
December 12, 2017

2018:
January 16, 2018
February 20, 2018
March 27, 2018
May 15, 2018
June 19, 2018

Total tuition & fees - $129

MANAGING THE SERVICE DEPARTMENT (MSD)

Schedule (lecture on Saturday of each BRO - except in January of 2018 - plus computer labs to be done on your own)

2017:
January 14, 2017 Completed
March 11, 2017 Completed
April 15, 2017 Completed
May 20, 2017 Completed
July 1, 2017 Completed
August 26, 2017 Completed
September 30, 2017 Completed
November 4, 2017
December 9, 2017

2018:
January 14, 2018 (runs on Sunday)
February 17, 2018
March 24, 2018
May 12, 2018
June 16, 2018

Total tuition & fees - $285

LEVEL 1 or LEVEL 2 CERTIFICATION EXAM

Offered on Thursday after each SST in 2017
Offered on Saturday after each BRO in 2018

Level 1 schedule: 12:15PM - 5:00PM
Level 2 schedule: 8:00AM - 5:00PM

2017:
January 26, 2017 Completed
March 23, 2017 Completed
April 27, 2017 Completed
June 1, 2017S Completed
July 13, 2017S Completed
September 7, 2017S Completed
October 12, 2017 Space limited, act now
November 16, 2017 Space limited, act now
December 21, 2017

2018:
January 20, 2018
February 24, 2018
March 31, 2018
May 19, 2018
June 23, 2018

Level 1 total tuition & fees - $200
Level 2 total tuition & fees - $250
Deposit $100 (required with application)
Balance $100 (Level 1) / $150 (Level 2) (due on or by first day of exam)

Add lodging - $159.90
S - Summer lodging - $229.90

COMBINATION OF ALL PROGRAMS

Includes all six classes - BAM, SWL, BRO, MSD, ESS, & SST - plus Level 1 OR Level 2 Exam (if qualified for exam)

Combo #3 in 2018 will include ADV instead of SST

Look for the code (C1, C2, etc.) on the enrollment form to help match the dates which go together in sequence.

2017:
(C1) January 2 - January 26, 2017 Completed
(C2) February 26 - March 23, 2017 Completed
(C3) April 2 - April 27, 2017 Completed
(C4) May 7 - June 1, 2017S Completed
(C5) June 18 - July 13, 2017S Completed
(C6) August 13 - September 7, 2017S Completed
(C7) September 17 - October 12, 2017S Wait list only
(C8) October 22 - November 16, 2017 Space limited, act now
(C9) November 26 - December 21, 2017

2018:
(C1) January 3 - January 24, 2018 Wait list only
(C2) February 4 - February 28, 2018
(C3) March 11 - April 6, 2018
(C4) April 29 - May 23, 2018


Total tuition & fees - $4,868*
Deposit $550 (required with application)
Balance $4,318 (due on or by first day of class)

Add lodging - $2,158.65
S - Summer lodging - $3,103.65

ADVANCED TOPICS CLASS (ADV)

Schedule (starts on Monday, ends on Friday)

2018:
April 2 - April 6, 2018

Total tuition & fees - TBD
Deposit $TBD (required with application)
Balance $TBD (due on or by first day of class)

Add lodging - $479.70

*The BAM, BRO, SST, and ADV programs require Barnett's Manual DX ($169). We will provide loaner laptop computers for use in class to anyone who needs one. However, if you have a laptop computer we strongly encourage you to bring it with you.

+With Level 2 Exam