IPMBA Training Class Details

IPMBA Maintenance Officer Course - Tampa, FL Mon, November 26, 2018 — Fri, November 30, 2018

Course Location/Facility Name: Tampa Police Department Training Academy

Address: 116 S. 34th Street Tampa, FL 33605 US

Event Description:

 Do your bikes take a beating?  Having an in-house maintenance officer translates into less bicycle downtime, fewer expensive repairs, and safer, longer-lasting bicycles.  This hands-on course will provide you with the skills to maintain your fleet and perform all but the most technical repairs.  The curriculum emphasizes preventive maintenance, general repairs, and overhaul of component groups.  You will also learn fleet management principles and documentation methods.  Bring your bike and tools and prepare to overhaul! 

Curriculum Overview:  IPMBA Maintenance Officer Course Curriculum Overview

Prerequisites: Current IPMBA membership; basic maintenance experience and aptitude

Required Tools: Maintenance Officer Course Tool List

Testing Procedure: Written and practical

Certification:  IPMBA Maintenance Officer Certification is available to qualified public safety personnel who pass the written and practical tests.

Tuition: $600 + Applicable Membership Fees

Instructor Name: Derrick Maready, Bike Cycles; Eddy Croissant, PCI #366-B/EMSCI #086-B

Event Schedule/Agenda: Monday-Friday, 0800-1730. Schedule subject to change at the discretion of the instructor.

Registration Contact Information: IPMBA Phone: 410-744-2400
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Online Registration: (if applicable) Click here to register online


Hampton Inn & Suites Ybor City, 1301 East 7th Ave, Tampa FL  33605.  The rate is $129 (single/double; $10 each for additional occupants) plus 12% tax + $1.50 tourism fee per night.  Call 813-247-6700 and reference Group Code COT or book online at https://tinyurl.com/IPMBA-MOCC-FL.  

The rate includes full hot breakfast and free WIFI.  The hotel has a business center, an outdoor pool and fitness center, and free shuttle service within three miles of the hotel.  IPMBA attendees are eligible for a discounted parking rate of $8 per day.  

The cut-off date is October 26, 2018, or sell-out.

Additional Info:

Download the information and registration packet here.  Even if you register online, there is important information in the packet that you need, including the Tool & Equipment List.  


Note:  The IPMBA Office will be closed September 17-October 5.  Applications and registrations received during this time will be processed on or after October 8.