CBT: (COMPULSORY BASIC TRAINING)
Price £190 (damage waiver available at £10)
Includes Bike Hire, Helmet, jacket, waterproof trousers and Gloves. The CBT is the course which all learner motorcycle and moped riders must complete before riding on the road. Anyone who obtained their full car licence on or after 1st February 2001 must complete a CBT course if they wish to validate the full moped entitlement on their driving licence.
CBT can only be given by Approved Training Bodies who have had their instructors assessed by the DVSA and use sites approved by the DVSA for off road training.
You will start and finish from the shop. Training begins in a safe off-road environment, where you will learn the basics of machine control, pulling away, changing gear, signalling, manoeuvring and stopping safely. Once you’re confident and have reached a safe standard, your instructor will take you out for a road ride. Instruction will continue via top quality bike-to-bike radios.
The CBT course involves five elements:
A. Introduction- Legal Requirements, clothing chat
B. Practical on-site training- Machine controls- maintenance chat
C. Practical on-site riding- exercises to complete
D. Practical on-road training- pre-road briefing
E. Practical on-road riding with the instructor
Certificate Of Completion
When the CBT has been successfully completed you will receive a certificate of completion of an Approved Training Course (DL196). A CBT certificate is valid for 2 years,
with L plates front and back, No passenger and No motorways.
(Should you want to lose the restrictions of your CBT you can take your A1, see Full licences for this)
If the instructor feels you have not gained enough control of the bike making you unsafe for yourself and other road users, you will need to return for some more training,
this training will be offered at a reduced rate.
Price £50 (Includes damage waiver)
This session is for riders who have little or no experience of scooters/motorbikes. This course is ideal for those that are unsure and would like to “dip their toes in” and test the water.
The taster session is a 1 hour course and is conducted on a in a safe off road environment, with a instructor and the bike of your choice, we supply you with helmet, jacket and gloves.
Please email: [email protected] with your queries and availability and we can book your taster session.
Repeat CBT: (Renewal/Experienced CBT)
Price: £155 if you are using your own bike, £175 if you need to use one our bikes (damage waiver available for £10 & £10 for kit hire)
You MUST have a valid CBT certificate to be able to book onto this course to re validate your CBT and receive a new CBT certificate, valid for another 2 years.
If your CBT has expired you have to book a new CBT course again, if you book a renewal and arrive with a expired CBT certificate you will lose your money. This course is a re assessment of your riding skills, completing all elements of the CBT course