Millet, Alberta

Swytch Kit Electric Bike Conversion Workshop

Get Certified in Bicycle Assembly, Repairs and Wheel Building

Electric Bicycle Conversion Workshop

Are you looking to convert your existing bicycle or tricycle into an ebike?

This ebike conversion workshop will teach you how to convert your beloved standard bicycle into an electric-powered bike using the Swytch Bike Kit from England, providing an affordable alternative to purchasing a new eBike. This kit is not sold by any Canadian retailers, it is a direct to consumer kit you purchase from Swytch Technology Ltd, Unit 9, 455 Wick Lane, London, England.

You will come away with the confidence to successfully complete your own conversion and the basic knowledge of electric bicycles and how they work.

Ebike Conversion Workshop Overview

1. Introduction to the Swytch Kit and ebike conversion:

  • Learn about the benefits of the Swytch Kit, which is designed to fit almost any type of bike and works with front disc brakes.
  • Explore the different wheel size options available, including 26”, 28”, 700C, Brompton 16”, and more.
  • Choose between the pocket-sized AIR (15km 90Wh) or the tablet-sized MAX (30km 180Wh) battery options for your electric bike conversion needs.
  • Understand how the Swytch Kit can convert almost every bike with 13 wheel sizes to choose from, or opt for the hub-only kit if your wheel size is not listed.

2. The principles of the Electric Bicycle

  • Safe use of Lithium Battery Technology
  • The Speed Sensor
  • Power Assist System
  • Safe winter storage of your electric bicycle and battery

3. Hands-On ebike Conversion Process:

  • Step-by-step guidance on how to convert your ladies cruiser bicycle into an eBike using the Swytch Kit.
  • Practical demonstration and assistance with installing the kit onto your bike.
  • Tips for ensuring a successful and efficient conversion process.

4. Testing and Troubleshooting:

  • Test ride your newly converted electric bike to experience the benefits firsthand.
  • Troubleshooting tips and solutions for common issues that may arise during the conversion.

5. Q&A and Additional Resources:

  • Addressing participant questions and concerns regarding the conversion process.
  • Providing additional resources and support for further assistance post-workshop.

6. Conclusion:

  • Recap of the key steps covered during the ebike conversion workshop.
  • Final thoughts on the Swytch Kit and the advantages of converting your own bike into an electric one.

For more information and to explore the Swytch Kit options, visit To learn more about Circuit Cycle & Sports, visit, and for Central Alberta Bicycle School, visit

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Meet your Instructor:

Brian Hahn - Brian is the owner and operator of Circuit Cycle & Sports and the Central Alberta Bicycle School.

Brian is a Professional Certified Bicycle Mechanic, having built and serviced bicycles for ten year and instructed bicycle mechanics for over seven years.


Workshop Details:

  • Date & Time: Saturday, April 13th, 2024 from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
  • Location: Circuit Cycle & Sports, 5008-51 Avenue, Millet, Alberta
  • Workshop Fee:  $75.00

To Register, please complete the form below.  Once we receive your information an invoice will be mailed to you. Payment can be completed online.

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