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BTAC Launching Bike Assembly Project

Published January 28, 2009

NEWMARKET, Ontario (BRAIN)—Come join the Learning Enrichment Foundation (LEF) and the Bicycle Trade Association of Canada (BTAC) as they launch the Bicycle Assembly and Maintenance Project (BAM).

BAM is a collaborative training program that that will create highly skilled, entry level bike mechanics to meet the needs of Canada’s constantly growing cyclist community. The program is expected to produce 40-50 mechanics a year, and its first graduates will be work-ready by mid-April.

WHAT:

Launch of the Bicycle Assembly and Maintenance Project. Includes an information session and a light lunch.

WHO:

Peter Frampton, Executive Director, Learning Enrichment Foundation

Rob White, Vice President of Sales, Outdoor Gear Canada

Councillor Adrian Heaps, Chair, Toronto Cycling Committee

WHEN:

Tuesday, February 3, 10 a.m.

WHERE:

Learning Enrichment Foundation; 116 Industry Street, Toronto, Ontario

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