About the Course

Are you looking for a rewarding and active career?  Becoming a Cycle Training Instructor could be for you!

Developed in partnership with The Bikeability Trust, the 1st4sport Level 2 Award in Instructing Cycle Training is designed to prepare learners for employment as a Cycle Training Instructor, specifically working to, and delivering, the National Standard for Cycle Training.

The Plymouth School Sports Partnership aim to empower everyone (young and old) to become confident, safe cyclists.   

Team work and professionalism are very important in the role of a Cycle Instructor.  You must be a confident and experienced on-road cyclist.

The Level 2 Award in Instructing Cycle Training is a very practical course that involves considerable time on bikes.  Any experience of teaching or coaching young people and adults would be beneficial, but not essential.

Course Pre-Requisites

  • You must be at least 18 years of age
  • You must be a regular on-road cyclist, who is confident riding in traffic at a standard that meets Bikeability Level 3
  • You must have access to a helmet, suitable clothing for all weathers, a roadworthy bike and bike lock for each day of the course
  • You must be able to communicate effectively in English (this includes listening, speaking, reading and writing)

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Cost and How to Book

The cost for the course is £550 per person (excluding the final practical assessment).

This includes the following:

  • 4 day course (2 days, 4 weeks apart) 
  • Course materials (workbook, manual, model documentation)
  • Registration on the National Database
  • A printed copy of the National Standard Bikeability Delivery Guide

The final practical assessment will cost £120 per person*

Your final practical assessment must be completed within six months of your initial training.

This includes the following:

  • Full accreditation, whilst working with real trainees
  • Support from your Instructor Trainers
  • Targets for your final evaluation

*Please be aware that any final practical assessment requirements outside of Plymouth/Devon area will be subject to an additional Assessor travel charge.  For more information about this, please contact us.


How to Book

To book a space on a Level 2 Award in Instructing Cycle Training, please click 'Book Now' and an online booking form will appear. 

Fully complete the online booking form and once you cilck SUBMIT, you will be redirected to PayPal to pay the course cost.

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