Level 3 Award in Developing Cycle Training Instructors

This course is specifically designed to enable effective transfer of knowledge to new instructors, in line with the new National Standard.

Course Objectives

Developed in partnership with The Bikeability Trust, the 1st4sport Level 3 Award in Developing Cycle Training Instructors is designed to prepare learners for employment as Cycle Training Instructor Tutors. It is aimed at those who have been delivering cycle trainng themselves for at least two years, and who would now like to work as trainers for new instructors.

Please click here for more information on the course structure and why you should choose us as your training partner. 

This is an Ofqual regulated course that can lead to further qualifications as your career progresses.

Course pre-requisites

  • You must be at least 18 years of age
  • You must be a regular on-road cyclist and be able to cycle competently, confidently and consistently
  • You must have been delivering cycle training for at least two years
  • You must have access to suitable clothing for all weathers and a roadworthy bike
  • Experience of teaching or coaching adults is beneficial
  • You will need access to a laptop or tablet device during the course
  • You will need to be able to communicate effectively in English (this includes listening, speaking, reading and writing

If you have any questions, get in touch with our RDC team. We can run courses anywhere in the UK provided there is access to a suitable indoor venue, local open spaces and roads suitable for creating a realistic and progressive training environment.

Bespoke Group Instructor Training

If you're a Bikeability provider, Local Authority or Grant Recipient and want to arrange a group course for your instructors at your own location, please get in touch with our RDC team. We can run courses anywhere in the UK.

Course fees

  • Prices shown include the cost of one Post Course Assessment (further fees will be charged for additional PCAs if required to confirm qualification)
  • Prices shown are inclusive of VAT (£1000 + VAT)
  • For bespoke group courses, travel and subsistence will be charged at cost with supporting documentation

Alternative course dates and locations

If none of the below course dates or locations work for you, please fill out this form, expressing interest in dates and locations which work best for you. We'll get back in touch.


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