Activate Cycle Academy open new Cytech Training Facility in Guildford

Cytech training provider, Activate Cycle Academy (ACA), has opened a new cycle mechanics training facility at Merrist Wood College in Guildford.

The Cytech courses are being delivered from today (7th September) and will deliver cycle maintenance training to the bicycle trade across the South of England.

Matt Grant, Sales and Marketing Manager at ACA said, “In keeping with the majority of the cycle trade, we have seen a massive increase in business over recent weeks with a record number of course bookings, so the launch of this new training facility couldn’t have been timed any better. It will significantly increase our much-needed training capacity and reduce the lead times for people looking to book onto one of our courses. We are constantly looking at ways to improve our training delivery and by opening this strategically placed third venue, will help keep us at the forefront of cycle maintenance training in the UK.”

Merrist WoodIn celebration of the Guildford opening, Cytech are offering £50 off its introductory Theory one course during the month of September. Furthermore, the distance learning course which can be completed online and in your own time, compliments the Technical one course, meaning that the two courses together provide the full Technical one qualification.

More information can be viewed on the Theory one website: To access the discount, use the promo code GUILDFORD at the payment review page. Offer expires 30/09/2020.

More information regarding course dates and availability can be found on the website; However, with the course in high demand, early booking is essential.

For more details, contact the ACA sales team on 01865 550324 or at

August additionally saw the ACA’s first sign up to the new Apprenticeship in Bicycle Mechanics. This comes after the Government’s funding announcement to further support employers taking on new apprentices.