Your clinical skills are up to par for performing a bike fit, but do you feel that mechanical skills are limiting your comfort level with the bike fitting process? This is a familiar problem many clinicians face when performing bike fits. That’s why we are proud to be offering a comprehensive mechanics course in our lineup. This lab intensive class will give you the confidence and knowledge to ensure a successful interaction with the bicycle and bicyclist.
- There are no prerequisite classes for BICYCLE-MECHANICS COURSE
- Cost for BICYCLE-MECHANICS is $300.00
This class will introduce the participant to the rationale and methods of working with the bicycling client. You will understand mechanisms of typical equipment, bicycling biomechanics, injuries, bicyclist evaluation, and the bike fitting process. This class is scheduled over a two day period and will provide 16 hours of instruction and lab sessions. Bronze is a required class for attending the Silver level class.
- BRONZE is required for SILVER
- Cost for BRONZE is $600.00
MOUNTAIN BIKE IMMERSIVE COURSE:
How are your skills as a physical therapist in working with mountain bikers? In this course, we will look at mountain bike-specific bike fitting and suspension setup, assessing the mountain biker as both athlete and patient, common injury patterns, rehabilitation exercises, fundamentals of mountain bike-specific movement patterns. We will also spend time on some legendary Pacific Northwest mountain bike trails.
- Although BikePT Bronze is suggested first, there are no prerequisite classes for MOUNTAIN BIKE IMMERSIVE COURSE
- Cost for MOUNTAIN BIKE IMMERSIVE COURSE is $325.00
This class will allow the individual to hone their skills working with the bicycle and bicyclists. This combination lecture and lab class discusses positioning required for aerodynamics (time trial and triathlon), cyclocross and mountain biking. A review of triathlon injuries and bicycle-specific requirements are discussed. Lab sections include time on your bicycle learning basic bicycle handling and pedaling skills. Silver is a required class for attendance in the Gold level class.
- SILVER is required for GOLD
- Cost for SILVER is $600.00
This class is intended to make you a highly qualified BikePT. This class discovers the process of custom sized bicycles and their manufacturing process. Frame materials and advanced parts selection are discussed to increase your abilities in making recommendations. This class will discuss the merits of motion and analysis, and increase your ability to choose if you would like to pursue this option for your bike fits. Labs sections test your capabilities and help you consider advanced decision making processes.
- Cost for GOLD is $600.00
Join us at Interbike to complete your overview of the bicycle industry. Interbike is the bicycle industry’s manufacturer show. This is your time to see what is new and set up accounts for your small parts retail. LIMITED SPOTS AVAILABLE FOR THIS EVENT.
- Cost for INTERBIKE EXPERIENCE is $600.00
- (Intebike entry should be purchased separately from Interbike)
- Cost for GOLD is $600.00
For Montreal Bronze Level Course, Mechanics Class, and Special Aerodynamics Positioning Class: Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for registration, location, and pricing.
Fill out the easy register form below, submit, and we’ll follow up with you for payment. Thanks for registering for a BikePT class!