Services Available for our Students
For students who are not commuting daily and need to remain in Millet while attending classes, everything you need is available. Full services are available including two campgrounds, a 60 acre nature and recreation park, second hand stores, clothing and souvenirs shops, as well as a dental office.
The Central Alberta Bicycle School is located very close to three cities, Edmonton, Leduc and Wetaskiwin, where the capital city of Edmonton, with a population of over one million, is only a forty minute drive north of the classroom. The City of Leduc, which is only twenty minutes drive north of Millet, have all services, this includes the City of Wetaskiwin located a mere fifteen minutes south of the classroom.
For those wanting to stay within riding or walking distance of full services, a list of Millet's amenities are below:
- CABS Student Hosting - Students have the option of being hosted by one of our instructors at no extra fee. Students must provide their own bedding, laundry and meals. Follow the link for more information.
- Pipestone Motel (Millet) - Weekly rates are available for students. They offer a single room with twin bed, refrigerator, and wifi, common washroom, and common kitchen. A larger room is also available with queen bed, and kitchenettes. Booking can be made by calling 780-387-4000. Check availability within two weeks of arrival. This motel is located six blocks from the school.
Grocery & Convenient Stores
- Millet Fresh Market - 5302-50 Street, Millet, AB., (two blocks north of school), 780-387-3663 (Bank Machine)
- FasGas Plus - 4520-50 Street, Millet, AB., 780-387-5329 (Bank Machine)
- Alberta Treasury Branch (ATB) - 5004-51 Avenue, Millet, AB., 780-387-4663
- Lotus Massage & Wellness - 5104-50 Street Millet AB., 780-387-1359
- Millet Dental Clinic - 5014-50 St, Millet, AB., 780-387-5100
- Scissors - 4816-50 St, Millet, AB., 780-387-5255
- The Triple B Barbershop - Unit B, 4908-50 St., Millet, AB., 780-387-4434
- Burger Barn - 5003-47 Avenue, Millet, AB., 780-387-4776. Fast Food, Burgers, Chicken, Fries, Ice Cream, Beverages.
- Beef'd Sandwich Bar - 4912 50 St, Millet, AB., 780-393-0037, Sandwiches, Soups, Chile, Salads
- Canton House - 5106-50 Street, Millet, AB., 780-387-0008 Chinese cuisine with take-out
- Aroma Kitchen - 4820 50 Street, Millet AB., 780-387-2268 Indian, Western, Pizza. Open for Breakfast
- Leanne's Bar & Grill - 4802-50 Street, Millet, AB., 780-387-5213, full bar with a full menu from burgers, steaks, pizzas. Pool table, jukebox,VLTs and big screen TVs. Pizza Delivery and Take-out
- PetroCan Convenient Store - 5003-45 Avenue, Millet, AB., 780-387-5445, Gas, groceries, car wash and laundromat
- Rexall Drugs - 5010-50 Avenue, Millet, AB., 780-387-2200, Pharmacy, Gifts, Toiletries, First Aid, Treats
- Circuit Cycle & Sports - 5012-50 Street, Millet, AB. 780-387-5340, Bicycle Sales & Service
- Switchback Mercantile - 5011-50 Avenue, Millet, AB., 780-387-3330, Antiques, Clothing, Games and Gifts
- Butterfly Boutique - 4920-50 Street, Millet, AB., 780-387-4777, Ladies Fashions
- Dee's Pink Steel - 5020 49 Avenue, Millet, AB., 780-216-1157 Motorcycle riding gear
- Millet Liquor Store 'N' More - 5018-50 Street, Millet, AB., 780-387-2222, Licensed liquor vender
- Mickey & Minies - 4208-50 Street, Millet, AB., 780-387-5252, Licensed liquor vender
- Budzz & Roses - 4908-50 Street, Millet, AB., 780-387-2286, Licensed CBD and THC product dispensary
- Millet Cigar Store - 5015C-45 Avenue, Millet, AB., Cigars, Smoke Accessories, Incense
Learn About the Program and Courses.
The Central Alberta Bicycle School offers three courses to a path for the CABS Certificate of Completion. Starting with Bicycle Assembly and Maintenance, the student moves onto Professional Bicycle Repair and Restoration and completes the program with practicum and Wheel Building.